The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 112 114
Rank change year-on-year +24 +2  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 17 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.95% 0.051% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 0.16% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £480 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £413 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £422
% change year-on-year +6.66% +6.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £65.00

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 545 626 761
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.31% 31.87% 35.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 392 486
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 33
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +13.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.50 £42.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Hampshire

ABAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ABAP in Hampshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 5 £478 -
Portsmouth - 4 £450 -
Winchester - 2 £515 -
Farnborough - 1 £500 -
ABAP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Web Dynpro
3 6 (33.33%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) SAP Business Workflow
4 5 (27.78%) SAPUI5
4 5 (27.78%) SAP Basis
4 5 (27.78%) Workflow Development
5 4 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Security
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (16.67%) Back Office
7 2 (11.11%) Ariba
7 2 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (11.11%) BAPI
7 2 (11.11%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) SAPscript
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) SAP BSP

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP GTS
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
1 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) SAP Developer
2 7 (38.89%) ABAP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (33.33%) SAP Business Workflow
3 5 (27.78%) SAP Basis
3 5 (27.78%) SAPUI5
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (11.11%) BAPI
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BSP
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) EDI
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) IDoc
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow Development
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Security
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SAPscript
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Ariba
3 1 (5.56%) SEEBURGER