The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills 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 BAPI over the 3 months to 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 239 239 241
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing BAPI 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.011% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.044% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +2.85%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2291 2257 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.60% 25.69% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1282 1227
Average daily rate £350 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 60 76
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £17.32 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BAPI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BAPI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BAPI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BAPI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BAPI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
BAPI
England

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BAPI 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 BAPI.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (77.78%) ABAP
3 5 (55.56%) SAP ALE
4 4 (44.44%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) SAPscript
4 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
5 3 (33.33%) SAP FI
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) AS400
5 3 (33.33%) Logistics
5 3 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
6 2 (22.22%) SAP XI
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) EDI
6 2 (22.22%) IBM

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BAPI 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 BAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
2 3 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
3 2 (22.22%) SAP GRC
3 2 (22.22%) SAP MRS
3 2 (22.22%) SAP EWM
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
4 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Logistics Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) ABAP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SAP ALE
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) EDI
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (22.22%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (22.22%) iSeries
3 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) ABAP
2 4 (44.44%) SAPscript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Syclo
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects