The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BAPI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
920 842 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.57% 22.55% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 539 419
Median daily rate £390 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 5
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

BAPI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BAPI
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for BAPI.

1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (100.00%) Retail

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP