The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank - 116 120
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £419 £419
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £60.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +71.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1120 943 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.04% 40.45% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 580 407
Average daily rate £325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £37.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (16.67%) BAPI
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Release Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (16.67%) BAPI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards