The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Ariba, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ariba
Rank 548 527 525
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing Ariba 31 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.051% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.11% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 5
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£396 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £530 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22556 21567 20997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.05% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 12523 11265
Average daily rate £388 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1022 1287
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ariba across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in England

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ariba across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Ariba Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ariba
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ariba Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
South East -19 13 £396 -
London +9 10 £368 -19.58%
East of England - - - -
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Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ariba 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 Ariba.

1 30 (48.39%) SAP
2 24 (38.71%) Finance
3 23 (37.10%) Procure-to-pay
4 18 (29.03%) Degree
5 16 (25.81%) MS Office
5 16 (25.81%) Project Management
6 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
7 11 (17.74%) Business Objects
8 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (16.13%) Change Management
9 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
9 9 (14.52%) B2B
9 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.52%) SAP SRM
10 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
11 7 (11.29%) SAP FI
11 7 (11.29%) MBA
11 7 (11.29%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (11.29%) SAP CO
11 7 (11.29%) Banking
12 6 (9.68%) Life Science
12 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.68%) ERP
12 6 (9.68%) VBA
13 5 (8.06%) ACCA
13 5 (8.06%) CIMA
13 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.06%) Validation
13 5 (8.06%) Mentoring

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ariba 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 Ariba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Office
2 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) SAP SRM
2 7 (11.29%) SAP FI
2 7 (11.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (11.29%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.23%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.61%) Maximo
4 1 (1.61%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.61%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) ATM
1 2 (3.23%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) MS Access
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.29%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Consultant
3 5 (8.06%) Coordinator
4 4 (6.45%) Procurement Specialist
4 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Programme Coordinator
5 3 (4.84%) EDI Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Sourcing Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Manager
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) XML
1 3 (4.84%) EDI
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.61%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Life Science
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Economics
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Procure-to-pay
2 16 (25.81%) Project Management
3 10 (16.13%) Change Management
4 9 (14.52%) B2B
5 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.68%) ERP
6 5 (8.06%) Validation
6 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.45%) Benchmarking
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Cash Management
9 2 (3.23%) Analytics
9 2 (3.23%) Coaching
9 2 (3.23%) Software Licensing
9 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.23%) E-Procurement
9 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) VBA
2 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) MBA
3 5 (8.06%) ACCA
3 5 (8.06%) CIMA
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) AAT
5 2 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) SAP
2 11 (17.74%) Business Objects
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Sun
5 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) Primavera
5 1 (1.61%) Open Text
5 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu