The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank - 119 97
Contract jobs citing BAPI 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.084% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate - £410 £425
% change year-on-year
- -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
561 603 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.62% 25.39% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 343 210
Average daily rate £330 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 10
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £37.80 £133.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BAPI across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BAPI
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BAPI across the West Midlands region.

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BAPI
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing BAPI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BAPI.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) LSMW
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) ABAP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP MM
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ALE
3 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (25.00%) Migration

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing BAPI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PSCD
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) LSMW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP