The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £443 £438
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £62.50 £67.00
% change year-on-year
-84.00% -6.71%
ABAP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
559 415 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.13% 37.97% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 290 203
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £557 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +165.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £13.40 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ABAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North East region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Conflict Management
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 4 (100.00%) Conflict Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP