The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 25 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 Reading 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank - 77 77
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.32% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 311 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.30% 32.26% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 140 127
Average daily rate £375 £381 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.07 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £30.95 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ABAP
Berkshire

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Reading region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading