The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 392 378 363
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing ABAP 25 42 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.45% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 27
Median daily rate £439 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £363 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 £65.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
ABAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9490 9430 9593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.78% 41.68% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7244 6852 7098
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 74 66
Median hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £19.21 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in London

ABAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford +8 3 £360 -17.71%
Feltham +6 1 £415 +12.92%
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.30%) NetWeaver
3 10 (17.54%) Migration
3 10 (17.54%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (15.79%) LSMW
4 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 8 (14.04%) Workflow
6 7 (12.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (12.28%) BAPI
6 7 (12.28%) SAP HR
6 7 (12.28%) SAP FI
6 7 (12.28%) ETL
6 7 (12.28%) ERP
6 7 (12.28%) Performance Management
6 7 (12.28%) SAP CO
7 6 (10.53%) SAP BW
7 6 (10.53%) HP
7 6 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (8.77%) SAPUI5
8 5 (8.77%) SAP HANA
8 5 (8.77%) SAP XI
8 5 (8.77%) Web Dynpro
8 5 (8.77%) Finance
8 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (8.77%) SAP MM
8 5 (8.77%) OO
8 5 (8.77%) Document Management
8 5 (8.77%) SAP Business Workflow
8 5 (8.77%) SAP PI

ABAP
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 11 (19.30%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.26%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) SAP CO
1 7 (12.28%) SAP FI
1 7 (12.28%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (12.28%) SAP HR
2 5 (8.77%) SAP MM
3 3 (5.26%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (5.26%) SAP SD
4 2 (3.51%) SAP CRM
4 2 (3.51%) SAP GTS
5 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.75%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) FTP
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (10.53%) SAP BW
3 5 (8.77%) SAP HANA
4 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (7.02%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) LSMW
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
1 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.51%) Front Office
2 2 (3.51%) Legal
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Consultant
1 36 (63.16%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (12.28%) Developer
2 7 (12.28%) SAP Developer
3 6 (10.53%) ABAP Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) HR Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) SAP HR Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) ABAP Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Data Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Data Migration Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Migration Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Data Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Manager
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Migration Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Release Manager
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) SAP BW Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Release Manager
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) BAPI
2 5 (8.77%) SAP Business Workflow
2 5 (8.77%) SAP PI
2 5 (8.77%) SAP XI
2 5 (8.77%) SAPUI5
2 5 (8.77%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (7.02%) SAP Basis
3 4 (7.02%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) jQuery
4 3 (5.26%) SAP ALE
4 3 (5.26%) SAP BSP
5 2 (3.51%) EDI
5 2 (3.51%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) FMCG
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.54%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 8 (14.04%) Workflow
5 7 (12.28%) ERP
5 7 (12.28%) ETL
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.77%) Document Management
6 5 (8.77%) OO
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) CRM
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.26%) Release Management
8 3 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (5.26%) Time Management
9 2 (3.51%) Data Mapping
9 2 (3.51%) Network Planning
9 2 (3.51%) OOP
9 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.51%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) CCA
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (10.53%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) Dell
3 1 (1.75%) Google
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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