The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had ABAP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 569 606 612
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +6
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 52 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.071% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.075% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 7
Median daily rate £414 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46860 52217 52769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.73% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30653 33283 33387
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2021 2181
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

ABAP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured ABAP Developer in the job title.

ABAP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ABAP Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK.

ABAP Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ABAP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

ABAP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ABAP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK.

ABAP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +20 42 £423 - 7
London +25 15 £468 +5.35%
East Midlands +3 7 £400 -
South East +19 6 £413 -2.36% 1
Northampton -8 6 £400 -
Northamptonshire -9 6 £400 -
South West +12 5 £425 - 2
Bristol - 5 £425 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £488 -
Yorkshire +19 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £413 -
Worthing - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +23 1 - -
Leeds +19 1 - -
West Midlands -11 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £500 - 1
Wales - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £530 -
Basildon - 1 £500 -
Leicester - 1 £463 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Chichester - 1 £488 -
Leicestershire - 1 £463 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, ABAP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ABAP Developer in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) ABAP
1 95 (100.00%) SAP
2 31 (32.63%) Workflow
3 25 (26.32%) Finance
4 22 (23.16%) BAPI
4 22 (23.16%) Adobe
5 20 (21.05%) SAP Smart Forms
6 17 (17.89%) SAP HANA
7 16 (16.84%) Web Dynpro
8 15 (15.79%) SAP XI
8 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 14 (14.74%) OO
10 13 (13.68%) CRM
10 13 (13.68%) Manufacturing
11 12 (12.63%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (11.58%) SAP CRM
12 11 (11.58%) Aerospace
12 11 (11.58%) System Testing
12 11 (11.58%) Supply Chain Management
12 11 (11.58%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (10.53%) SAPUI5
13 10 (10.53%) SAP ALE
13 10 (10.53%) SAP PI
14 9 (9.47%) SAP FI
14 9 (9.47%) SAP FI/CO
14 9 (9.47%) SAP CO
15 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (7.37%) SAP BW
16 7 (7.37%) SAPscript
16 7 (7.37%) SAP Fiori

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.21%) Confluence
2 3 (3.16%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.16%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.05%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 11 (11.58%) SAP CRM
2 9 (9.47%) SAP CO
2 9 (9.47%) SAP FI
2 9 (9.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (4.21%) SAP MM
3 4 (4.21%) SAP PSCD
4 3 (3.16%) SAP Bank Analyzer
4 3 (3.16%) SAP SD
5 2 (2.11%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.11%) SAP HR
5 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (2.11%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.05%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.05%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.05%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) FTP
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SAP HANA
2 7 (7.37%) SAP BW
3 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) LSMW
2 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.21%) JIRA
General
1 25 (26.32%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Manufacturing
3 11 (11.58%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.16%) Back Office
5 2 (2.11%) German Language
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) BAPI
2 20 (21.05%) SAP Smart Forms
3 16 (16.84%) Web Dynpro
4 15 (15.79%) SAP XI
5 10 (10.53%) SAP ALE
5 10 (10.53%) SAP PI
5 10 (10.53%) SAPUI5
6 7 (7.37%) SAP Fiori
7 4 (4.21%) EDI
8 3 (3.16%) SAP Business Workflow
9 2 (2.11%) JDBC
9 2 (2.11%) SAP BSP
9 2 (2.11%) Web Services
10 1 (1.05%) EJB
10 1 (1.05%) Middleware
10 1 (1.05%) SOAP
10 1 (1.05%) WSDL
10 1 (1.05%) XML
10 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Workflow
2 14 (14.74%) OO
3 13 (13.68%) CRM
4 11 (11.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (11.58%) Supply Chain Management
4 11 (11.58%) System Testing
5 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.32%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.32%) ERP
7 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 4 (4.21%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.21%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.21%) Revenue Management
8 4 (4.21%) SDLC
8 4 (4.21%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.21%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.16%) Logistics
9 3 (3.16%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) ABAP
2 7 (7.37%) SAPscript
3 4 (4.21%) Java
3 4 (4.21%) SQL
4 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (23.16%) Adobe
3 2 (2.11%) webMethods
4 1 (1.05%) Concur
4 1 (1.05%) Kony
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