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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank - 165 138
Contract jobs citing BAPI 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.022% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.093% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £475 £393
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +21.01%
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
942 1073 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.96% 23.96% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 700 478
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.01 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 1 October 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%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) SAP XI

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%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) 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