The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 109 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.56% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 1.73% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £300 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -58.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £63.75 £67.00
% change year-on-year
-84.31% -4.85%
ABAP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
703 577 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 37.47% 32.29% 36.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 361 301
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.80 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ABAP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PP
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PP
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP