The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 421 408 403
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.009% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £275 £413
% change year-on-year
+58.18% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21543 21605 21608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.95% 92.86% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15058 15017 14639
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 382 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

ABAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP Consultant across the London region.

ABAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

ABAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) ABAP
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (22.22%) BAPI
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) SAP ALE
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
4 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) EDI
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) FMCG
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
4 1 (11.11%) LSMW
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (22.22%) BAPI
2 2 (22.22%) SAP ALE
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Workflow
1 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) ABAP
2 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP