The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 251 - 236
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% - 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% - 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 - £381
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8982 7890 8105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.53% 92.76% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4974 4223 3848
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 482 619
Average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.09 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Consultant in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ABAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ABAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ABAP Consultant
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Syclo
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

ABAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited ABAP Consultant in their job title 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 with ABAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (100.00%) BAPI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Syclo