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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 2.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £456 £415
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £50.55
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 113 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.49% 36.93% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 67 33
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £252 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £94.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.76% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £32.50 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.90 £35.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP MDM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Architect
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SAP MDM Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Master Data Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Senior SAP MDM Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP