The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 114 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% 0.057% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £425 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £50.55
ABAP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
798 646 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.25% 36.58% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 447 405
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the West Yorkshire region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -11 1 £425 -
ABAP
Yorkshire

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ABAP 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 ABAP.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) SAP HCM
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
5 1 (11.11%) SAP EP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) SAP SRM
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
5 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ABAP 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 ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
1 1 (11.11%) SAP EP
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP HCM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (44.44%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (22.22%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SAP Security Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Security
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft