Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 104 106
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.051% 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 1.51% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Bristol median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 805 662 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.78% 37.92% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 469 529
Bristol median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% -
10th Percentile £270 £263 £272
90th Percentile £488 £500 £486
South West median daily rate £383 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +5.52% -2.82% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 15
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% -17.24%
10th Percentile £13.68 £25.74 £11.90
90th Percentile £53.65 £50.44 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Bristol

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP R/3
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP