The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.33% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £423
% change year-on-year +6.66% +6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 £65.00
% change year-on-year - +1.92%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 138 184 220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 45.85% 50.69% 49.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 108 170
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SAPUI5
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) SAPUI5 Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAPUI5
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft