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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 599 590 569
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 43 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 20
Median daily rate £388 £404 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £345 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £460 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.47% -1.47%
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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 27 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 25 June 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 -2 35 £400 +1.01% 4
North West -5 7 £490 -
South West - 6 £388 - 2
South East -2 5 £400 +1.01%
West Midlands -15 5 £375 +15.38%
Cumbria - 5 £495 -
Bristol - 4 £425 -
London +5 3 £265 -29.56%
Leeds - 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 2
Birmingham -7 2 £350 +7.69%
West Sussex -19 2 - -
Worthing -25 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £413 -
Cardiff - 2 £360 -
Kent - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £370 -
South Wales - 2 £360 -
Wales - 2 £360 -
Northamptonshire +1 1 £325 -
East Midlands +1 1 £325 -
Surrey -10 1 £400 -
Lancashire - 1 £388 -
Midlands - 1 £450 -
Chorley - 1 £388 -
Northampton - 1 £325 -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 77 (100.00%) ABAP
2 72 (93.51%) SAP
3 23 (29.87%) Security Cleared
4 22 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 22 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
5 18 (23.38%) Workflow
6 16 (20.78%) SAP Smart Forms
7 15 (19.48%) Manufacturing
7 15 (19.48%) SAPscript
8 12 (15.58%) SAPUI5
9 11 (14.29%) HTML
9 11 (14.29%) CRM
10 10 (12.99%) Adobe
10 10 (12.99%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.69%) BAPI
11 9 (11.69%) SAP HANA
12 8 (10.39%) OO
12 8 (10.39%) HTML5
13 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
13 6 (7.79%) ERP
13 6 (7.79%) Java
13 6 (7.79%) SQL
13 6 (7.79%) SAP XI
13 6 (7.79%) Finance
13 6 (7.79%) SAP Fiori
14 5 (6.49%) Web Services
14 5 (6.49%) XML
14 5 (6.49%) SAP IS-U
14 5 (6.49%) SAP CRM
15 4 (5.19%) Logistics

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 (5.19%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.60%) Confluence
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Portal
2 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SAP CRM
1 5 (6.49%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (5.19%) SAP FI
3 3 (3.90%) SAP CO
3 3 (3.90%) SAP ERP
3 3 (3.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (3.90%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (3.90%) SAP R/3
4 2 (2.60%) SAP MM
4 2 (2.60%) StreamServe
5 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.30%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.30%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.30%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.30%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SAP HANA
2 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.90%) LSMW
3 2 (2.60%) CA Gen
3 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.30%) Toad
General
1 15 (19.48%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Billing
4 1 (1.30%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.30%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
2 16 (20.78%) SAP Smart Forms
3 12 (15.58%) SAPUI5
4 11 (14.29%) HTML
5 9 (11.69%) BAPI
6 8 (10.39%) HTML5
7 6 (7.79%) SAP Fiori
7 6 (7.79%) SAP XI
8 5 (6.49%) Web Services
8 5 (6.49%) XML
9 4 (5.19%) SAP ALE
10 3 (3.90%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (3.90%) SAP PI
11 2 (2.60%) J2EE
11 2 (2.60%) SAP BSP
11 2 (2.60%) SOAP
12 1 (1.30%) Middleware
12 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
12 1 (1.30%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) User Experience
2 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
1 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Workflow
2 11 (14.29%) CRM
3 8 (10.39%) OO
4 6 (7.79%) ERP
5 4 (5.19%) Logistics
5 4 (5.19%) Process Improvement
5 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
6 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
6 3 (3.90%) SDLC
7 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.60%) BPEL
7 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.60%) EAM
7 2 (2.60%) Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.60%) Revenue Management
7 2 (2.60%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (2.60%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) ABAP
2 15 (19.48%) SAPscript
3 10 (12.99%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.79%) Java
4 6 (7.79%) SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Perl
5 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
Vendors
1 72 (93.51%) SAP
2 10 (12.99%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) BEA
4 2 (2.60%) Informatica
4 2 (2.60%) OpenText
4 2 (2.60%) Pega
4 2 (2.60%) webMethods
5 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.30%) Talend
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