The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 26 39 24
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Contract jobs citing ABAP 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 3.17% 3.51% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 7.32% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -39.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £55.63 -
% change year-on-year -10.11% -  

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 Worthing with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 58 82 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 46.03% 47.95% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 24
Median daily rate £512 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.68% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Worthing

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Worthing region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (68.75%) Web Dynpro
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
4 8 (50.00%) CRM
4 8 (50.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Time Management
5 6 (37.50%) SAPUI5
5 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 6 (37.50%) NetWeaver
5 6 (37.50%) SAP HR
6 5 (31.25%) webMethods
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Adobe
6 5 (31.25%) ERP
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) RUP
6 5 (31.25%) Revenue Management
6 5 (31.25%) SAP Portal
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Confluence
6 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
7 3 (18.75%) SAP PI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 (37.50%) NetWeaver
2 5 (31.25%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (37.50%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) HR Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) SAP HR Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) ABAP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SAP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SAP PI Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP BW Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Integration Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (37.50%) SAPUI5
3 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) CRM
1 8 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 6 (37.50%) Time Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Revenue Management
3 5 (31.25%) RUP
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 5 (31.25%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe
2 5 (31.25%) webMethods