The first table below looks at the demand for the ABAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 126 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.14% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £530 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2463 2162 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.77% 92.99% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1063 1321
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
ABAP Consultant
UK

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ABAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ABAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ABAP Consultant
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) ESRI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MM

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ESRI
Prestwick
Modis International - London
Rate: US$65 - US$70 per day + Expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Modis International - London
Rate: US$55 - US$65 per hour + Expenses
Posted: 9 days ago