Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ABAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ABAP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP ABAP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 167 164
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing ABAP 7 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.094% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.33% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Berkshire median daily rate £538 £313 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.00% -24.24% -13.16%
10th Percentile £440 £301 £343
90th Percentile £653 £334 £478
South East median daily rate £484 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +13.82% +1.49% -10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £51.00
South East median hourly rate - - £51.00

ABAP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1152 1195 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.46% 28.07% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 689 749
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £288 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £501
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 43
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -16.22% +13.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.13 £54.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Berkshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ABAP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Berkshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ABAP in Berkshire

ABAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ABAP in Berkshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 4 £600 -
Slough - 1 £475 -
ABAP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP EP
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) SAP EWM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (28.57%) SAP EP
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP EWM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Payroll
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SAP EWM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Associate Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) HR Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HR Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP