The first table below looks at the demand for Procure-to-pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 115 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.082% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £88 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+328.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.26 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.46%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1657 2077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.32% 68.30% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 720 811
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 45
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £14.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Procure-to-pay
South East

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the Berkshire region.

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Procure-to-pay
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the Berkshire region.

Procure-to-pay Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Procure-to-pay
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 2 - -
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Procure-to-pay
South East

Procure-to-pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Procure-to-pay also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Procure-to-pay.

1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (50.00%) CCA
2 4 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 3 (37.50%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle

Procure-to-pay
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Procure-to-pay also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Procure-to-pay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (37.50%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Stories
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 1 (12.50%) CODA