The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Programmer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP Programmer
Rank - 589 579
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Programmer 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52742 50614 47223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.51% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33530 30755 27618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 2005 2147
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

ABAP Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ABAP Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

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

ABAP Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ABAP Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ABAP Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK