The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 38
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.29% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.01% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 125 99 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 37.20% 28.95% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 72 58
Median daily rate £350 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% -8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £44.25 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +119.22%  
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PP-PI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PI Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Process Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Utilities Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP