The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.68% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 - £43.50
ABAP
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
282 257 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 58.14% 52.24% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 191 132
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 13 £355 -
ABAP
Wales

ABAP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) SAPscript
3 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
3 7 (53.85%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (46.15%) SAPUI5
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 4 (30.77%) Windows

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 10 (76.92%) ABAP Developer
3 8 (61.54%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) SAPUI5
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP