Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 February 2020 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 135 146
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.11% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £425 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.05% +37.96%
Scotland median daily rate - £439 £550
% change year-on-year - -20.23% +60.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 704 940 1,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.69% 36.89% 35.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 522 660
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £568
Scotland median daily rate £443 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.39% +3.13% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +102.38% -59.62%
10th Percentile £31.18 £35.75 £16.18
90th Percentile £62.50 £47.25 £36.50
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year -17.65% +110.29% -53.54%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Edinburgh

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Edinburgh