The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - 132 123
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.035% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.11% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -
ABAP
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
844 876 1147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.71% 30.32% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 504 666
Median daily rate £364 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £245 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.79 £25.00 £35.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.20 £50.00
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 Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ABAP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Payroll
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) HR Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Payroll Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP