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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 608 610 576
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 38 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.063% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.066% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 10
Median daily rate £381 £396 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £341 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £458 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £419 £420
% change year-on-year
-8.95% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 26 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 29 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
England +3 22 £400 +2.43% 7
Wales - 9 £355 -
South Wales - 7 £355 -
Cardiff - 7 £355 -
North West +4 5 £495 -
West Midlands -5 5 £375 +15.38% 2
Cumbria - 5 £495 -
Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 1
South West - 3 £375 - 4
West Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Leeds - 3 £450 -
Birmingham -2 2 £350 +7.69% 1
Coventry - 2 £413 -
Bristol - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire +11 1 £413 -4.84%
East of England +8 1 £413 +1.41%
East Midlands +6 1 £325 -
Northamptonshire +1 1 £325 -
London 0 1 - -
South East -5 1 - -
West Sussex -24 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £325 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £375 - 2

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 76 (100.00%) ABAP
2 72 (94.74%) SAP
3 25 (32.89%) Web Dynpro
4 22 (28.95%) Security Cleared
5 21 (27.63%) SC Cleared
6 17 (22.37%) Workflow
7 16 (21.05%) Manufacturing
7 16 (21.05%) SAP Smart Forms
8 15 (19.74%) SAPscript
9 12 (15.79%) SAPUI5
10 10 (13.16%) SAP XI
10 10 (13.16%) HTML
10 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 10 (13.16%) CRM
11 9 (11.84%) Adobe
12 8 (10.53%) BAPI
12 8 (10.53%) HTML5
13 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
13 6 (7.89%) Finance
13 6 (7.89%) SAP R/3
13 6 (7.89%) ERP
14 5 (6.58%) OO
14 5 (6.58%) Web Services
14 5 (6.58%) SAP GTS
14 5 (6.58%) SAP PI
14 5 (6.58%) SAP IS-U
14 5 (6.58%) SDLC
15 4 (5.26%) SAP Fiori
15 4 (5.26%) SAP ERP
15 4 (5.26%) SAP HANA

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 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.63%) SAP Portal
2 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) SAP R/3
2 5 (6.58%) SAP GTS
2 5 (6.58%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (5.26%) SAP ERP
4 3 (3.95%) SAP CRM
5 2 (2.63%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (2.63%) SAP PSCD
5 2 (2.63%) SAP xRPM
5 2 (2.63%) StreamServe
6 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.32%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.32%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.32%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.32%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) CA Gen
1 2 (2.63%) Toad
2 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 16 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Automotive
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) Web Dynpro
2 16 (21.05%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (15.79%) SAPUI5
4 10 (13.16%) HTML
4 10 (13.16%) SAP XI
5 8 (10.53%) BAPI
5 8 (10.53%) HTML5
6 5 (6.58%) SAP PI
6 5 (6.58%) Web Services
7 4 (5.26%) SAP Fiori
7 4 (5.26%) XML
8 3 (3.95%) SAP Business Workflow
9 2 (2.63%) J2EE
9 2 (2.63%) SAP BSP
9 2 (2.63%) SOAP
10 1 (1.32%) Middleware
10 1 (1.32%) SAP ALE
10 1 (1.32%) SAP Basis
10 1 (1.32%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) User Experience
2 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
1 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Workflow
2 10 (13.16%) CRM
3 6 (7.89%) ERP
4 5 (6.58%) OO
4 5 (6.58%) SDLC
5 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.95%) Process Improvement
6 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.95%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.63%) BPEL
7 2 (2.63%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.63%) Logistics
7 2 (2.63%) Migration
7 2 (2.63%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) ABAP
2 15 (19.74%) SAPscript
3 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
5 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 21 (27.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
Vendors
1 72 (94.74%) SAP
2 9 (11.84%) Adobe
3 2 (2.63%) BEA
3 2 (2.63%) Informatica
3 2 (2.63%) OpenText
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Pega
3 2 (2.63%) webMethods
4 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 17 days ago