The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 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 / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 27 21
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 4.12% 0.56% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.81% 1.45% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £435 - £396
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 Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 27 69 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 27.84% 38.98% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 26
Median daily rate £385 £360 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £323 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £45.50 £36.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.44%  
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 Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Middlesex

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for ABAP in Middlesex

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

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (75.00%) SAPUI5
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Portal
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Security

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (25.00%) SAP Portal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SAPUI5 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Portal Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (75.00%) SAPUI5
2 3 (75.00%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP