The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Middlesex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 24 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing ABAP 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.04% 0.43% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.46% 1.75% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£501 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £424 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - £45.00
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 32.17% 24.46% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 22
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ABAP
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ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing ABAP 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 ABAP.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) SAP BW
3 6 (42.86%) SAP BI
4 5 (35.71%) NetWeaver
4 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (35.71%) SAP MRS
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) WFM
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) GIS
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (7.14%) OLAP
7 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
7 1 (7.14%) BAPI
7 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
7 1 (7.14%) SAP PM
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing ABAP 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 ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP IS-U
1 5 (35.71%) SAP MRS
2 1 (7.14%) SAP PM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SAP BW
1 6 (42.86%) SAP BI
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
1 9 (64.29%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) ABAP Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (7.14%) BAPI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) WFM
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
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