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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank - 120 113
Contract jobs citing BAPI 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.039% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.18% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £475 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £423 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -
BAPI
England

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
714 564 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.11% 22.07% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 338 338
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £28.69 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -14.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing BAPI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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