Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 22 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 199 205
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6 -45
Contract jobs citing ABAP 9 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £385 £480 £373
90th Percentile £588 £535 £440
England median daily rate £500 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.69% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £35.00
England median hourly rate £41.00 £10.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +310.00% -80.00% -25.37%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1678 2362 2340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.79% 43.34% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 1603 1580
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £298 £282 £263
90th Percentile £529 £538 £513
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.70 £12.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.53 £47.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

ABAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ABAP in Yorkshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ABAP in Yorkshire

ABAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ABAP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ABAP in Yorkshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +20 8 £513 - 3
South Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
ABAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 3 (33.33%) IDoc
3 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) EAM
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (11.11%) BAPI
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) SAP EP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) SAP ALE
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CS
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
4 1 (11.11%) EDI
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
4 1 (11.11%) HACMP
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

ABAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (11.11%) NetWeaver
1 1 (11.11%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG
3 1 (11.11%) SAP CS
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) ABAP Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SAP MDG Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Web Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP MM Support
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Support
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) IDoc
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (22.22%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (11.11%) BAPI
3 1 (11.11%) EDI
3 1 (11.11%) SAP ALE
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) EAM
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas