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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 39 44 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.29% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 0.75% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £360 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -  
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 Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 133 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 23.21% 37.57% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 97 62
Median daily rate £400 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.71% +55.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £35.00 £36.50
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 Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 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

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) WFM
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Syclo
2 2 (50.00%) SAP WM
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (25.00%) BAPI
3 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ALE
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis

ABAP
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) SAP WM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Management Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Workforce Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Syclo
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe