The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 61 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £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 £10.00 £62.50 £67.00
% change year-on-year
-84.00% -6.71%
ABAP
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
206 292 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.91% 29.67% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 222 139
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £28.75 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

ABAP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP