Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 23 October 2018 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 61 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 -14
Contract jobs citing ABAP 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.45% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 0.49% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Coventry median daily rate £458 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £454 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -9.25% +17.65% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 244 206 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.45% 30.03% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 147 241
Coventry median daily rate £431 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.58% +4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £295
90th Percentile £545 £530 £490
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Coventry median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +63.93% -15.93%
10th Percentile £31.25 £19.20 £11.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £41.95 £33.48
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £33.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -10.61% +10.92% +14.42%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Coventry

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Payroll

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) SAP Payroll
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Report Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Specialist
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP