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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 184 194 195
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 7 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
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£525 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +15.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.26
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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
4179 4583 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 76.97% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 3467 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 82
Average hourly rate £24.62 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

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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 29 May 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 9 (52.94%) SAP
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) ERP
2 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
5 2 (11.76%) ABAP
5 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
5 2 (11.76%) Agresso
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) SAP MM
6 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.88%) ACCA
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.76%) Agresso
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (11.76%) SAP MM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.88%) SAP R/3
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JDeveloper
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Process Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP FI Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Procurement Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ERP
1 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ACCA
1 1 (5.88%) CIMA
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
3 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.88%) Ariba
4 1 (5.88%) Maconomy
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago