The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 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 / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 71
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.36% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 341 277 308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 54.39% 47.11% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 216 229
Median daily rate £430 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £35.00 £36.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £63.00
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EWM

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SAP EWM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP EWM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP