The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Programmer
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Programmer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2917 2620 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.37% 92.12% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1562 1436
Average daily rate £380 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 145 170
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

ABAP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ABAP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ABAP Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ABAP Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ABAP Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited ABAP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms

ABAP Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited ABAP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe