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 3 months to 28 April 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.46% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £517 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.55% +4.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £66.25 -
% change year-on-year -24.52% -  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 188 205 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.53% 30.87% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 135 94
Median daily rate £405 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -5.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £440 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 12
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +98.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £12.80 £20.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 28 April 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
Swindon - 3 £517 -
ABAP
South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Wiltshire 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
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
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

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%) 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