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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 425 408 401
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing BAPI 3 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.040% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £376 £569
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
7059 6928 6960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.01% 30.62% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5433 4969 5108
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 May 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 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) ABAP
3 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) LSMW
3 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) NetWeaver
5 4 (23.53%) SAPscript
5 4 (23.53%) SAP MM
5 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (23.53%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (23.53%) SAP PM
5 4 (23.53%) SAPUI5
6 3 (17.65%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (17.65%) SAP PI
6 3 (17.65%) Maximo
6 3 (17.65%) Logistics
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) EDI
6 3 (17.65%) Informatica
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services

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 4 (23.53%) NetWeaver
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP MM
1 4 (23.53%) SAP PM
2 3 (17.65%) Maximo
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
3 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
3 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
4 1 (5.88%) SAP PP
4 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) BODI
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) LSMW
General
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Front Office
3 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Consultant
1 10 (58.82%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Data Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) SAP Data Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP PM Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) NetWeaver Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP PI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Smart Forms
1 4 (23.53%) SAPUI5
2 3 (17.65%) EDI
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (17.65%) SAP PI
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) SAP ALE
3 2 (11.76%) SAP XI
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (17.65%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) ETL Development
5 2 (11.76%) ETRM
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) ABAP
2 4 (23.53%) SAPscript
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft