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 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 Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 256 245 224
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs citing BAPI 2 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.092% 0.39% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
BAPI
England

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
2183 2314 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.61% 24.41% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1330 1098
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 64
Average hourly rate £46.25 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £44.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Middlesex -2 1 - -
BAPI
England

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) ABAP
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (50.00%) SAP GRC
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Security
3 2 (25.00%) SAPscript
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Publishing
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (25.00%) SAP ALE
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
4 1 (12.50%) LSMW
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Portal
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) ABAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Migration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (25.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
3 1 (12.50%) SAPUI5
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) SEEBURGER