The median contractor rate for an ABAP Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 26 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 77 57
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20  
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.20% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.28% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +19.37% -5.88%  
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 advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 479 723 532
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.61% 98.77% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 442 348
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £279 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £520 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.23% +103.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

ABAP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP Developer in West Sussex

ABAP Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP Developer in West Sussex

ABAP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Chichester - 1 £400 -
ABAP Developer
South East

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the West Sussex region featuring ABAP Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (66.67%) Revenue Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Portal
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAPscript
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

ABAP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (33.33%) BAPI
2 1 (33.33%) IDoc
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BSP
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Revenue Management
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle