The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 55 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.99% - 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £463 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +11.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £57.10
ABAP
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
260 220 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.78% 27.92% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 110 137
Average daily rate £358 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ABAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (37.50%) SAP XI
4 3 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SAP R/3
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) DSDM
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Automotive
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
6 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Retail

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP R/3
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) ABAP Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
1 3 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) DSDM
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) B2C
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle