The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP Ariba.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank - 68 67
Contract jobs citing Ariba 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.59% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.55% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.30 - -
Ariba
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
287 387 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.88% 38.35% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 244 175
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £232 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Ariba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ariba across the Cheshire region.

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ariba
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ariba across the Cheshire region.

Ariba Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire