Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BAPI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BAPI over the 6 months to 17 July 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 Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 793 831
Rank change year-on-year -43 +38 -1
Contract jobs citing BAPI 17 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.035% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.052% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 14
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +6.31% +0.50%
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £429
% change year-on-year +5.82% -0.96% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BAPI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,459 28,347 29,616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.33% 32.40% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,052 19,643 20,943
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £295
90th Percentile £631 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 369 379
England median hourly rate £41.57 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.64% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £15.24 £16.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £58.38 £53.80 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £41.21 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.01% +6.67% +4.17%

BAPI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BAPI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BAPI in England

BAPI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BAPI in England

BAPI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BAPI in England

BAPI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the England region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
South East -29 6 - - 3
North East -5 3 £450 +28.57%
North of England -18 3 £450 -10.00% 3
Midlands -7 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
BAPI
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BAPI 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 England region with a requirement for BAPI.

1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (58.82%) ABAP
3 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
4 5 (29.41%) LSMW
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) SAP ERP
4 5 (29.41%) SAP HCM
4 5 (29.41%) SAP HR
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) ERP
4 5 (29.41%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (23.53%) Cutover Planning
5 4 (23.53%) IDoc
5 4 (23.53%) Runbook
5 4 (23.53%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (17.65%) SAP ALE
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) Web Dynpro

BAPI
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SAP ERP
1 5 (29.41%) SAP HCM
1 5 (29.41%) SAP HR
2 4 (23.53%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
3 1 (5.88%) SAP MDG
3 1 (5.88%) SAP MII
3 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) LSMW
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) SAP Developer
2 5 (29.41%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Data Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP HR Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP PI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) IDoc
2 3 (17.65%) SAP ALE
2 3 (17.65%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (5.88%) EDI
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (5.88%) SAP PI
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
1 5 (29.41%) ERP
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
1 5 (29.41%) Logistics
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Cutover Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) Runbook
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) ABAP
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Dell