The median contractor rate for a ABAP Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 606 604
Rank change year-on-year +57 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 34 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.064% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.067% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 8
Median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £357 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42574 50675 51233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 32785 30936
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 1588 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.93 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

ABAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured ABAP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP Developer over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Developer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ABAP Developer in the UK

ABAP Developer
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 24 £425 -5.55% 5
London +36 7 £413 -2.94%
South West +7 4 £425 -15.00%
East Midlands - 4 £375 - 1
Bristol - 3 £425 -
Worthing +16 2 - -
South East +7 2 - -
West Sussex +2 2 - -
Wales -1 2 £375 +5.04%
Lincolnshire - 2 £425 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire +18 1 £400 - 1
South Wales +7 1 £375 +7.14%
Midlands +6 1 - -
West Wales - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £434 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Derby - 1 - - 1
Scunthorpe - 1 £425 -
Northampton - 1 £325 -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
Swindon - 1 £434 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
Swansea - 1 - -

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, ABAP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ABAP Developer in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) ABAP
1 92 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (45.65%) Workflow
3 28 (30.43%) Finance
4 26 (28.26%) Adobe
5 21 (22.83%) BAPI
5 21 (22.83%) Web Dynpro
6 19 (20.65%) SAP Smart Forms
7 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
8 14 (15.22%) SAP HANA
8 14 (15.22%) SAP XI
8 14 (15.22%) CRM
8 14 (15.22%) OO
9 12 (13.04%) SAP FI
9 12 (13.04%) Aerospace
9 12 (13.04%) Manufacturing
9 12 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (13.04%) System Testing
9 12 (13.04%) Supply Chain Management
10 11 (11.96%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (11.96%) SAP CO
10 11 (11.96%) SAP BW
11 10 (10.87%) SAP PI
12 9 (9.78%) SAP ALE
12 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.78%) SAP Fiori
12 9 (9.78%) SAPUI5
13 8 (8.70%) Data Modelling
13 8 (8.70%) Workflow Development

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (6.52%) SAP Portal
2 5 (5.43%) Confluence
3 4 (4.35%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.09%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 12 (13.04%) SAP FI
2 11 (11.96%) SAP CO
2 11 (11.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (6.52%) SAP CRM
4 5 (5.43%) SAP MM
4 5 (5.43%) SAP PSCD
5 4 (4.35%) SAP MDG
6 3 (3.26%) SAP Bank Analyzer
6 3 (3.26%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (2.17%) SAP ERP
7 2 (2.17%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.09%) SAP APO
8 1 (1.09%) SAP CAR
8 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.09%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.09%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) FTP
1 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SAP HANA
2 11 (11.96%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) LSMW
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) NWDS
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Composer
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 12 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) German Language
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) BAPI
1 21 (22.83%) Web Dynpro
2 19 (20.65%) SAP Smart Forms
3 14 (15.22%) SAP XI
4 10 (10.87%) SAP PI
5 9 (9.78%) SAP ALE
5 9 (9.78%) SAP Fiori
5 9 (9.78%) SAPUI5
6 7 (7.61%) SAP Business Workflow
7 6 (6.52%) Web Services
8 5 (5.43%) EDI
9 3 (3.26%) HTML
9 3 (3.26%) XML
10 2 (2.17%) HTML5
10 2 (2.17%) JDBC
11 1 (1.09%) CSS
11 1 (1.09%) EJB
11 1 (1.09%) SAP BSP
11 1 (1.09%) SOAP
11 1 (1.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Workflow
2 14 (15.22%) CRM
2 14 (15.22%) OO
3 12 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (13.04%) Supply Chain Management
3 12 (13.04%) System Testing
4 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.70%) Workflow Development
6 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.52%) ERP
6 6 (6.52%) Process Improvement
7 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.43%) Logistics
7 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.43%) Revenue Management
7 5 (5.43%) RUP
7 5 (5.43%) Test Strategy
7 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) ABAP
2 5 (5.43%) Java
2 5 (5.43%) SAPscript
3 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (28.26%) Adobe
3 5 (5.43%) webMethods
4 1 (1.09%) Concur
4 1 (1.09%) Kony
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago