Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BAPI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BAPI over the 6 months to 17 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 Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 370 384
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -15
Contract jobs citing BAPI 5 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.072% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
South East median daily rate £425 £434 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% -8.68% +46.15%
England median daily rate £500 £434 £475
% change year-on-year +15.27% -8.68% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £51.00
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £51.00

BAPI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4637 4492 5156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.52% 26.77% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2865 2733 3330
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 128 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +18.11%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.25 £14.90
90th Percentile £50.08 £53.40 £51.35
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

BAPI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BAPI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BAPI in the South East

BAPI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BAPI in the South East

BAPI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BAPI in the South East

BAPI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +6 4 - -
Thames Valley -11 4 - -
Hampshire +7 1 £425 -
BAPI
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BAPI 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 South East region with a requirement for BAPI.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) LSMW
2 4 (80.00%) Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (80.00%) Cutover Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Runbook
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (20.00%) SAPUI5
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BSP
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services

BAPI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Data Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Migration Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Data Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BSP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (20.00%) SAPUI5
1 1 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Cutover Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Runbook
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu