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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
South West / Bristol
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £55.63 -
% change year-on-year -10.11% -  

ABAP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 313 303 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 38.36% 33.48% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 205 228
Median daily rate £375 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +23.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing ABAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

ABAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (57.14%) SAP CO
2 8 (57.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (57.14%) SAP FI
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Adobe
3 7 (50.00%) Workflow
4 6 (42.86%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (28.57%) ERP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (21.43%) SAP Business Workflow
6 3 (21.43%) SAP MDG
7 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow Development
7 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (14.29%) LSMW
7 2 (14.29%) SAP ALE
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
8 1 (7.14%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (7.14%) OO

ABAP
Top Related 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 8 (57.14%) SAP CO
1 8 (57.14%) SAP FI
1 8 (57.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (21.43%) SAP MDG
3 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) LSMW
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) SAP Developer
3 11 (78.57%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP MDG Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Workflow Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (14.29%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
4 1 (7.14%) OO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (50.00%) Adobe