Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 104 131
Rank change year-on-year -21 +27 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.86% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £506 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £482 £428 £285
90th Percentile £533 £488 £555
South East median daily rate £480 £425 £421
% change year-on-year +12.94% +0.89% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 912 579 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.26% 32.62% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 290 421
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £231
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £45.30
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Buckinghamshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Buckinghamshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Milton Keynes -19 8 £506 +6.58%
ABAP
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
1 8 (100.00%) SAP ERP
2 6 (75.00%) SAP Portal
3 5 (62.50%) LSMW
4 4 (50.00%) SAP SD
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) Billing
5 3 (37.50%) Logistics
6 2 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
7 1 (12.50%) Validation
7 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
7 1 (12.50%) Record to Report
7 1 (12.50%) SAP TM
7 1 (12.50%) SAP Travel Management
7 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (75.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (50.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Travel Management
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) LSMW
General
1 3 (37.50%) Billing
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Consultant
1 8 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (12.50%) SAP TM
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Record to Report
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP