The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had ABAP Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP Consultant
England / London
Rank 407 416 404
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 4 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.005% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.005% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £475 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £450 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
18123 20410 20190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.71% 95.01% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12969 14468 14154
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 301 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -14.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured ABAP Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, ABAP Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring ABAP Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) ABAP
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) EDI
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) SAP HANA
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) SAP MDG
4 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
4 2 (15.38%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Documentum
5 1 (7.69%) OpenText
5 1 (7.69%) German Language
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software

ABAP Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP MDG
2 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
1 3 (23.08%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) EDI
2 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) OpenText