Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 January 2018 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 87 94
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing ABAP 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.27% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £425 £600 £363
90th Percentile £475 £600 £388
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 358 410 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.60% 31.59% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 270 284
Wiltshire median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £309 £300 £288
90th Percentile £600 £513 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +20.30% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.70 £25.80
90th Percentile £41.75 £65.50 £44.13
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £41.80
% change year-on-year -1.27% -5.50% +19.43%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Wiltshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Wiltshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
Swindon +4 3 £450 -25.00%
ABAP
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe