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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 586 570 584
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing Ariba 31 56 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.11% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.25% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 10
Median daily rate £413 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £380 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Ariba
UK

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
21633 22711 21913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.43% 44.75% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13584 13614 12638
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 720 1027 974
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Ariba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -7 10 £383 -10.00%
South East -12 7 £405 -4.70% 1
East of England +14 3 £380 -15.55%
London -2 3 £535 -10.83% 2
East Midlands +5 1 £550 -
West Midlands -20 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
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UK

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ariba 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 England region with a requirement for Ariba.

1 54 (85.71%) SAP
2 21 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 19 (30.16%) SAP SRM
4 17 (26.98%) Finance
5 10 (15.87%) SAP MM
6 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (14.29%) Change Management
6 9 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (14.29%) Data Management
7 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
7 8 (12.70%) Maximo
7 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.11%) ERP
8 7 (11.11%) MS Access
8 7 (11.11%) Migration
8 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Oracle
9 6 (9.52%) Project Management
10 5 (7.94%) SAP ERP
10 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.94%) SAP HANA
10 5 (7.94%) Concur
11 4 (6.35%) SAP BPC
11 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.35%) Logistics
11 4 (6.35%) SAP FI
11 4 (6.35%) EDI

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 9 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (30.16%) SAP SRM
2 10 (15.87%) SAP MM
3 8 (12.70%) Maximo
4 5 (7.94%) SAP ERP
5 4 (6.35%) SAP BPC
5 4 (6.35%) SAP FI
6 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
6 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (4.76%) SAP MII
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (3.17%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (1.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (1.59%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.59%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (11.11%) MS Access
3 5 (7.94%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Consultant
2 14 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 9 (14.29%) SAP Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
5 7 (11.11%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) SAP MM Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) SAP Architect
7 5 (7.94%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.35%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Maximo Specialist
9 3 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) SAP Trainer
9 3 (4.76%) Trainer
10 2 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) EDI
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Fintech
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (14.29%) Change Management
2 9 (14.29%) Data Management
3 7 (11.11%) ERP
3 7 (11.11%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) Project Management
5 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Logistics
6 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.76%) Indirect Procurement
7 3 (4.76%) Lean Manufacturing
7 3 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.76%) Spend Analysis
7 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.17%) Predictive Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Source to Pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) CIMA
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (85.71%) SAP
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) Concur
5 3 (4.76%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.59%) OpenText
6 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow