The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
South West / Somerset
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 121 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 58.82% 41.16% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 78
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £25.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £50.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

ABAP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cutover Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Cutover Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP