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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £469
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -
ABAP
South West

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
99 192 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 42.31% 48.48% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 128 123
Median daily rate £319 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £39.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £39.55
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 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 Somerset region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) LSMW
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SAP LE
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) BAPI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP EP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver

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 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (25.00%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP LE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LSMW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cutover Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP APO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Cutover Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Core Interface
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BCP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP