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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-Pay over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank - 189 192
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 0 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £525 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 - -
Procure-to-Pay
London

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
2838 4388 4817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.72% 80.07% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2327 3456 3642
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 43
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.15 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.81% +34.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Procure-to-Pay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Procure-to-Pay
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
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

Procure-to-Pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 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 City of London region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) RTSP
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Polycom
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ISDN
2 2 (33.33%) PSTN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX

Procure-to-Pay
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
1 2 (33.33%) IPsec
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) OSPF
1 2 (33.33%) PSTN
1 2 (33.33%) RTSP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Procurement Officer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Voice Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 2 (33.33%) Polycom
1 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (16.67%) SAP