Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 November 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 162 121
Rank change year-on-year +61 -41 -27
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.082% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
North East median daily rate £465 £500 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% -1.48% -5.58%
10th Percentile £458 £450 £504
90th Percentile £473 £550 £511
England median daily rate £500 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.98% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £10.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +310.00% -80.00% -25.37%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 403 1026 703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.06% 38.08% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 713 471
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £258
90th Percentile £538 £506 £560
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 20
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.17% +46.84% +29.51%
10th Percentile £24.60 £22.75 £12.43
90th Percentile £49.13 £40.60 £39.18
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in the North East

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North East region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP