The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 378 361 351
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Contract jobs citing BAPI 17 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £400 £492
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £625 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £406
% change year-on-year
- -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.23 -
UK excluding London average 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
6240 6395 6135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.73% 29.28% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4672 4576 4470
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 54 58
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +68.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BAPI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BAPI across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

BAPI Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 3 £500 -20.00%
BAPI
England

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BAPI also 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 that cited BAPI.

1 31 (93.94%) SAP
2 12 (36.36%) ABAP
3 9 (27.27%) SAP WM
4 8 (24.24%) Validation
5 6 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (18.18%) SAP FI
5 6 (18.18%) SAP CO
5 6 (18.18%) OOP
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle
6 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (15.15%) NetWeaver
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) REST
7 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) Legal
7 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 4 (12.12%) SAP BW
7 4 (12.12%) TIBCO
7 4 (12.12%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
7 4 (12.12%) SQL
7 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 3 (9.09%) OO
8 3 (9.09%) SAPscript
8 3 (9.09%) LSMW
8 3 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
9 2 (6.06%) SAP EP
9 2 (6.06%) Migration
9 2 (6.06%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (6.06%) Finance

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BAPI also 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 that cited BAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.06%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP WM
2 6 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (18.18%) SAP FI
2 6 (18.18%) SAP CO
3 4 (12.12%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (6.06%) SAP HR
4 2 (6.06%) SAP APO
4 2 (6.06%) SAP SRM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP HCM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
5 1 (3.03%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) LSMW
2 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (12.12%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Consultant
2 19 (57.58%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) SAP WM Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Developer
5 5 (15.15%) SAP Developer
5 5 (15.15%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (12.12%) SAP APO Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) ABAP Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) TIBCO Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Architect
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Mobility Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Mobility Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) REST
1 4 (12.12%) SOAP
2 3 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (6.06%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (3.03%) MEAP
4 1 (3.03%) EDI
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) PDA
1 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.03%) iPhone
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Validation
2 6 (18.18%) OOP
3 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) ABAP
2 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) SAPscript
4 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) PAS 55
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) Infor
4 1 (3.03%) Sencha
4 1 (3.03%) Syclo
4 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase