The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 434 434 418
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing BAPI 3 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.051% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Median daily rate - £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BAPI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7587 7476 7485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.41% 31.62% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5642 5477 5235
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.27 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing BAPI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in London

BAPI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in London

BAPI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BAPI Hourly Rate Trend in London

BAPI
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BAPI 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 BAPI.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (66.67%) SAPscript
3 4 (66.67%) LSMW
4 3 (50.00%) Logistics
4 3 (50.00%) ABAP
4 3 (50.00%) SAP MM
4 3 (50.00%) EDI
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow

BAPI
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP MM
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) LSMW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (50.00%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SAPscript
2 3 (50.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP