Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 July 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 78 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21 +4
Contract jobs citing ABAP 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 0.72% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.54% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £438 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -18.60% -2.27%
10th Percentile £292 £409 £484
90th Percentile £400 £487 £581
East of England median daily rate £388 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -8.76% -10.53% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 505 583 676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.98% 46.42% 44.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 327 417
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £230 £263 £225
90th Percentile £475 £512 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 35
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £32.70 £23.90 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.60 £48.00 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Peterborough - 4 - -
Cambridge +11 2 £363 -14.71%
Huntingdon -9 1 £280 -43.15%
ABAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) SAPUI5
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
5 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
5 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
5 1 (14.29%) IDoc

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAPUI5 Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAPUI5 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) SAPUI5
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) IDoc
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft