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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP Developer
UK
Rank 536 607 578
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -29
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 51 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.049% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 11
Median daily rate £414 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.79%
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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 25 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +49 38 £425 - 5
South West +13 10 £425 -15.00%
Bristol - 10 £425 -
London +19 8 £413 -13.15%
South East +18 7 £413 -2.94%
Worthing - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 - -
East Midlands - 3 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £413 -
Northampton - 2 £325 -
South Wales - 2 £375 -
Wales - 2 £375 -
Hampshire +9 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Scunthorpe - 1 £425 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £500 -
Basildon - 1 £500 -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 97 (100.00%) ABAP
1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (43.30%) Workflow
3 30 (30.93%) Finance
4 29 (29.90%) Adobe
5 23 (23.71%) BAPI
6 22 (22.68%) Web Dynpro
6 22 (22.68%) SAP Smart Forms
7 19 (19.59%) Security Cleared
8 17 (17.53%) SAP XI
9 15 (15.46%) Manufacturing
9 15 (15.46%) CRM
10 14 (14.43%) Aerospace
10 14 (14.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (14.43%) Supply Chain Management
10 14 (14.43%) System Testing
11 13 (13.40%) SAP HANA
11 13 (13.40%) BPSS Clearance
12 12 (12.37%) OO
13 11 (11.34%) SAP FI
14 10 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
14 10 (10.31%) SAP CO
14 10 (10.31%) SAP PI
14 10 (10.31%) SAP ALE
14 10 (10.31%) SAPUI5
15 9 (9.28%) SAP CRM
15 9 (9.28%) SAP BW
15 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (8.25%) SAPscript
16 8 (8.25%) Workflow Development

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 5 (5.15%) SAP Portal
2 4 (4.12%) Confluence
2 4 (4.12%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.03%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) SAP FI
2 10 (10.31%) SAP CO
2 10 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (9.28%) SAP CRM
4 4 (4.12%) SAP MM
4 4 (4.12%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (3.09%) SAP Bank Analyzer
5 3 (3.09%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.06%) SAP ERP
6 2 (2.06%) SAP HR
6 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.06%) SAP R/3
6 2 (2.06%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.03%) SAP GTS
7 1 (1.03%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) FTP
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) SAP HANA
2 9 (9.28%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) LSMW
3 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.03%) NWDS
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Composer
General
1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 15 (15.46%) Manufacturing
3 14 (14.43%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.09%) Back Office
5 2 (2.06%) German Language
6 1 (1.03%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Billing
6 1 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) BAPI
2 22 (22.68%) SAP Smart Forms
2 22 (22.68%) Web Dynpro
3 17 (17.53%) SAP XI
4 10 (10.31%) SAP ALE
4 10 (10.31%) SAP PI
4 10 (10.31%) SAPUI5
5 7 (7.22%) SAP Fiori
6 6 (6.19%) SAP Business Workflow
7 5 (5.15%) EDI
8 2 (2.06%) HTML
8 2 (2.06%) HTML5
8 2 (2.06%) JDBC
8 2 (2.06%) SAP BSP
8 2 (2.06%) Web Services
9 1 (1.03%) EJB
9 1 (1.03%) SOAP
9 1 (1.03%) WSDL
9 1 (1.03%) XML
9 1 (1.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) Workflow
2 15 (15.46%) CRM
3 14 (14.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (14.43%) Supply Chain Management
3 14 (14.43%) System Testing
4 12 (12.37%) OO
5 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.25%) Workflow Development
7 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.15%) ERP
7 5 (5.15%) Process Improvement
8 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.12%) Migration
8 4 (4.12%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.12%) Revenue Management
8 4 (4.12%) RUP
8 4 (4.12%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (4.12%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) ABAP
2 8 (8.25%) SAPscript
3 5 (5.15%) Java
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.40%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (29.90%) Adobe
3 4 (4.12%) webMethods
4 1 (1.03%) Concur
4 1 (1.03%) Kony