The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 34 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.73% - 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% - 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£450 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 99 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 33.70% 38.82% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 45 34
Average daily rate £330 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

ABAP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) JDA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing ABAP also 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 that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) JDA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects