The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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.

SAP ABAP
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 404 353
Rank change year-on-year +43 -51  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 37 27 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.29% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 34
Median daily rate £463 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +5.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £360 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £496 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £44.50
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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8913 9400 8983
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.04% 42.45% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6627 7044 6499
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 55 46
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +25.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £17.50 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £53.50
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in London

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ABAP in London

ABAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ABAP in London

ABAP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 99 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (19.19%) SAP HANA
3 17 (17.17%) Web Dynpro
4 16 (16.16%) SAP BW
5 14 (14.14%) SAP MDG
6 13 (13.13%) SAP PI
6 13 (13.13%) Workflow
7 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.10%) ERP
8 10 (10.10%) Java
9 9 (9.09%) NetWeaver
9 9 (9.09%) SAP FI
9 9 (9.09%) SAP CO
9 9 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.08%) SAPUI5
10 8 (8.08%) OpenText
11 6 (6.06%) SAP XI
11 6 (6.06%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.06%) SAP ALE
11 6 (6.06%) SAP MM
11 6 (6.06%) Documentum
11 6 (6.06%) Web Services
11 6 (6.06%) OO
11 6 (6.06%) SAP Business Workflow
11 6 (6.06%) Data Governance
12 5 (5.05%) Process Improvement
12 5 (5.05%) SAP Fiori
12 5 (5.05%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.05%) Finance

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (9.09%) NetWeaver
2 6 (6.06%) Documentum
3 2 (2.02%) SAP EP
3 2 (2.02%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 14 (14.14%) SAP MDG
2 9 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 9 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 9 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (6.06%) SAP MM
4 4 (4.04%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (4.04%) SAP PM
4 4 (4.04%) SAP SD
5 3 (3.03%) SAP Bank Analyzer
5 3 (3.03%) SAP ERP
6 2 (2.02%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (2.02%) SAP CRM
6 2 (2.02%) SAP EHS
6 2 (2.02%) SAP HR
6 2 (2.02%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.02%) SAP PLM
7 1 (1.01%) SAP APO
7 1 (1.01%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (1.01%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SAP HANA
2 16 (16.16%) SAP BW
3 9 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.02%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) LSMW
2 1 (1.01%) NWDS
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Composer
General
1 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Back Office
3 3 (3.03%) Billing
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (59.60%) Consultant
2 58 (58.59%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (37.37%) Developer
3 37 (37.37%) SAP Developer
4 23 (23.23%) ABAP Developer
5 13 (13.13%) ABAP Consultant
6 12 (12.12%) SAP MDG Consultant
7 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (8.08%) SAP BI Consultant
8 7 (7.07%) SAP BW Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.05%) SAP BI Developer
9 5 (5.05%) SAP Manager
10 4 (4.04%) SAP BW Developer
10 4 (4.04%) SAP ISU Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Architect
11 3 (3.03%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) Web Dynpro
2 13 (13.13%) SAP PI
3 8 (8.08%) SAPUI5
4 6 (6.06%) SAP ALE
4 6 (6.06%) SAP Business Workflow
4 6 (6.06%) SAP XI
4 6 (6.06%) Web Services
5 5 (5.05%) BAPI
5 5 (5.05%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (4.04%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (3.03%) EDI
7 3 (3.03%) SAP Basis
8 2 (2.02%) CSS
8 2 (2.02%) HTML
8 2 (2.02%) JDBC
8 2 (2.02%) JMS
8 2 (2.02%) XML
9 1 (1.01%) JSP
9 1 (1.01%) SOAP
9 1 (1.01%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.01%) FMCG
2 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.13%) Workflow
2 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.10%) ERP
4 6 (6.06%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.06%) Data Governance
4 6 (6.06%) OO
5 5 (5.05%) Data Modelling
5 5 (5.05%) Logistics
5 5 (5.05%) Migration
5 5 (5.05%) Process Improvement
6 4 (4.04%) Project Management
6 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.04%) SDLC
7 3 (3.03%) B2B
7 3 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.03%) Functional Testing
7 3 (3.03%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (3.03%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (3.03%) Validation
8 2 (2.02%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) Java
2 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.03%) SAPscript
4 2 (2.02%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) CCA
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (8.08%) OpenText
3 2 (2.02%) hybris
4 1 (1.01%) IBM
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