Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for ABAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ABAP over the 6 months to 20 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 ABAP
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 62 83
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -21
Contract jobs citing ABAP 9 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.86% 1.99% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 5.45% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
West Sussex median daily rate £448 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.70% - -
South East median daily rate £484 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +13.82% +1.49% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £51.00

ABAP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 389 459 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.19% 36.54% 41.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 253 318
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £294 £261 £281
90th Percentile £568 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +14.67% +25.21%
10th Percentile £41.35 £33.75 £29.38
90th Percentile £50.93 £50.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing ABAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in West Sussex

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in West Sussex

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ABAP in West Sussex

ABAP
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 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Worthing -18 4 £448 -17.13%
East Grinstead +6 3 £425 +13.33%
ABAP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 5 (55.56%) SAP
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (44.44%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) IDoc
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) SAP PI
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) GAMP
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) PMI

ABAP
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 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) SAP PI Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Report Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) IDoc
1 3 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
1 2 (22.22%) GAMP
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft