The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staines region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 18 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 6.55% 1.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.57% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -41.66%
Programming Languages Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 30.36% 30.93% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 16
Average daily rate £330 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
ABAP
Surrey

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Staines

ABAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing ABAP 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 ABAP.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) SAP MRS
3 8 (61.54%) SAP IS-U
3 8 (61.54%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 6 (46.15%) WFM
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) SAP CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Replication
6 2 (15.38%) BAPI
6 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
6 2 (15.38%) SAP PM
6 2 (15.38%) Logistics
7 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) Validation

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing ABAP 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 ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) SAP MRS
2 8 (61.54%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (15.38%) SAP CRM
3 2 (15.38%) SAP PM
4 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Consultant
1 13 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP CRM Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) BAPI
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) WFM
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP