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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 391 397 374
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs citing BAPI 17 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.28% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 26
Average daily rate £400 £350 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £299 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £510 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
6644 6332 6493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.37% 29.86% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4952 4713 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentford +7 1 £450 +50.00%
BAPI
England

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (44.44%) Migration
3 13 (36.11%) ABAP
4 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
5 11 (30.56%) Web Services
6 10 (27.78%) SAP MM
6 10 (27.78%) Data Migration
7 9 (25.00%) SAP ALE
7 9 (25.00%) SAP PI
7 9 (25.00%) ETL
8 8 (22.22%) SAP XI
8 8 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
8 8 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
8 8 (22.22%) SAP SRM
9 7 (19.44%) SAP HANA
10 6 (16.67%) WSO2
10 6 (16.67%) High Availability
10 6 (16.67%) QA
10 6 (16.67%) LSMW
10 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (16.67%) Middleware
10 6 (16.67%) EAI
10 6 (16.67%) Java
11 5 (13.89%) Informatica
11 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (11.11%) SAPUI5
12 4 (11.11%) Banking
12 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) SAP MM
2 8 (22.22%) SAP SRM
3 4 (11.11%) SAP PM
4 3 (8.33%) Maximo
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (5.56%) SAP CO
5 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
5 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.78%) SAP PP
6 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (19.44%) SAP HANA
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) BODI
4 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
4 2 (5.56%) PowerCenter
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Consultant
1 14 (38.89%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 6 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 6 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SAP PM Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) NetWeaver Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SAP P2P Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 9 (25.00%) SAP ALE
2 9 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 8 (22.22%) SAP XI
4 6 (16.67%) Middleware
5 4 (11.11%) SAPUI5
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (5.56%) JMS
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (2.78%) EDI
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Conversion
2 2 (5.56%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Migration
2 10 (27.78%) Data Migration
3 9 (25.00%) ETL
4 8 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
5 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (16.67%) EAI
5 6 (16.67%) High Availability
6 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (11.11%) ERP
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.11%) Workflow
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) System Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) ABAP
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) SAPscript
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) WSO2
3 5 (13.89%) Informatica
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Ariba
5 2 (5.56%) Cognos
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft