The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 184 205 190
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 11 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 9
Average daily rate
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£500 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% +7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £488 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £588 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.10 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-74.52% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4229 4844 4866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.91% 76.96% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3282 3557 3706
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 51
Average hourly rate £27.37 £25.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -65.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Procure-to-pay Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) SAP
3 9 (36.00%) ERP
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 5 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (12.00%) Logistics
7 3 (12.00%) System Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Agresso
8 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
8 2 (8.00%) Remedy
8 2 (8.00%) ABAP
8 2 (8.00%) MS Project
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
8 2 (8.00%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 5 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (12.00%) Agresso
4 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (4.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Process Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Support
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Change Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Procurement Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ERP
2 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Logistics
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) ABAP
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CIMA
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) SAP
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (8.00%) TOWER Software
5 1 (4.00%) Maconomy
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Ariba
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago