The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
England / Yorkshire
Rank 114 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 9 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% - 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £533 - £383
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 - £417
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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
954 1162 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.70% 40.69% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 758 579
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 11
Median hourly rate £20.97 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.47% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.46 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire - 7 £533 - 2
ABAP
England

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (41.67%) Billing
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (8.33%) BAPI
5 1 (8.33%) EJB
5 1 (8.33%) JDBC
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) SAP HR
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 4 (33.33%) ABAP Consultant
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (33.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SAP Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SAP PI Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Support
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
2 1 (8.33%) BAPI
2 1 (8.33%) EJB
2 1 (8.33%) JDBC
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP