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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 434 409 420
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Contract jobs citing BAPI 2 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Median daily rate £420 £523 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.65% +60.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -
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
7619 7500 7381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.16% 33.01% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5731 5687 5613
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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%) ABAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) SAPscript
3 3 (50.00%) SAP ALE
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) SAP EHS
5 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
5 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP EHS
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (50.00%) SAP ALE
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
4 1 (16.67%) SAP XI
4 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ABAP
2 4 (66.67%) SAPscript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP