The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
South East / West Sussex
Rank 46 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing ABAP 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.55% 1.48% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 4.55% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £409 £350 £521
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.85% -32.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £474
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £350 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
184 154 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.15% 32.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 88 113
Median daily rate £488 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £45.87 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.70 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Worthing -7 8 £525 +50.00%
East Grinstead - 2 £409 -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 23 (92.00%) SAP
2 17 (68.00%) Web Dynpro
3 16 (64.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) NetWeaver
4 13 (52.00%) SAP HR
4 13 (52.00%) Time Management
4 13 (52.00%) SAPUI5
5 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (36.00%) ERP
7 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (28.00%) CRM
7 7 (28.00%) SAP PSCD
7 7 (28.00%) Process Improvement
8 6 (24.00%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (16.00%) Revenue Management
9 4 (16.00%) SAP Portal
9 4 (16.00%) JIRA
9 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (16.00%) webMethods
9 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.00%) Workflow
9 4 (16.00%) Adobe
9 4 (16.00%) OO
9 4 (16.00%) RUP
9 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) Confluence
9 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.00%) SAP PI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 13 (52.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) SAP Portal
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) SAP HR
2 7 (28.00%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Consultant
2 18 (72.00%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (52.00%) HR Consultant
3 13 (52.00%) SAP HR Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) Developer
5 5 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (20.00%) SAP Developer
6 3 (12.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) SAP PI Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Tableau Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analytics Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Web Dynpro
2 13 (52.00%) SAPUI5
3 6 (24.00%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (12.00%) SAP PI
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Time Management
2 9 (36.00%) ERP
3 7 (28.00%) CRM
3 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (28.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) Revenue Management
5 4 (16.00%) RUP
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Adobe
2 4 (16.00%) webMethods
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Tableau