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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP Developer
UK
Rank 549 597 577
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -20
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 46 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.060% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.063% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 14
Median daily rate £425 £450 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 February 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 February 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 +42 34 £425 -5.55% 5
South West +20 10 £425 -15.00% 1
Bristol - 9 £425 -
London +16 7 £460 -3.15% 1
East Midlands - 4 £375 -
South East +11 3 - - 1
West Midlands +4 2 - -
West Sussex -6 2 - -
Worthing -10 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 £425 -
Hampshire +7 1 - -
Midlands +1 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Wales - 1 £375 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £434 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
Swindon - 1 £434 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Scunthorpe - 1 £425 -
Northampton - 1 £325 -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 45 (46.39%) Workflow
3 33 (34.02%) Finance
4 29 (29.90%) Adobe
5 25 (25.77%) BAPI
6 24 (24.74%) SAP Smart Forms
7 21 (21.65%) Web Dynpro
7 21 (21.65%) Security Cleared
8 18 (18.56%) SAP XI
9 16 (16.49%) Manufacturing
9 16 (16.49%) Aerospace
9 16 (16.49%) System Testing
9 16 (16.49%) Supply Chain Management
9 16 (16.49%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (15.46%) BPSS Clearance
11 14 (14.43%) SAP HANA
12 13 (13.40%) CRM
13 12 (12.37%) OO
13 12 (12.37%) SAP FI
13 12 (12.37%) SAP PI
14 11 (11.34%) SAP ALE
14 11 (11.34%) SAP FI/CO
14 11 (11.34%) SAP CO
14 11 (11.34%) SAP BW
15 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (8.25%) Workflow Development
15 8 (8.25%) SAPUI5
16 7 (7.22%) SAP Fiori
16 7 (7.22%) SAP Business Workflow

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%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.03%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 12 (12.37%) SAP FI
2 11 (11.34%) SAP CO
2 11 (11.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (7.22%) SAP CRM
4 5 (5.15%) SAP MM
5 4 (4.12%) SAP MDG
5 4 (4.12%) SAP PSCD
6 3 (3.09%) SAP Bank Analyzer
6 3 (3.09%) SAP HR
6 3 (3.09%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (2.06%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.03%) SAP CAR
8 1 (1.03%) SAP GTS
8 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.03%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.03%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.03%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) FTP
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SAP HANA
2 11 (11.34%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.06%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) LSMW
3 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.03%) NWDS
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Composer
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Aerospace
2 16 (16.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.09%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.77%) BAPI
2 24 (24.74%) SAP Smart Forms
3 21 (21.65%) Web Dynpro
4 18 (18.56%) SAP XI
5 12 (12.37%) SAP PI
6 11 (11.34%) SAP ALE
7 8 (8.25%) SAPUI5
8 7 (7.22%) SAP Business Workflow
8 7 (7.22%) SAP Fiori
9 5 (5.15%) EDI
9 5 (5.15%) Web Services
10 2 (2.06%) HTML
10 2 (2.06%) HTML5
10 2 (2.06%) JDBC
10 2 (2.06%) Middleware
10 2 (2.06%) SAP BSP
11 1 (1.03%) EJB
11 1 (1.03%) OLE
11 1 (1.03%) SOAP
11 1 (1.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.39%) Workflow
2 16 (16.49%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (16.49%) Supply Chain Management
2 16 (16.49%) System Testing
3 13 (13.40%) CRM
4 12 (12.37%) OO
5 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.25%) Workflow Development
6 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.15%) ERP
7 5 (5.15%) Logistics
7 5 (5.15%) Process Improvement
8 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
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 6 (6.19%) Java
3 5 (5.15%) SAPscript
4 2 (2.06%) SQL
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
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
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