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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 580 549 587
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +38
Contract jobs citing Ariba 33 56 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.11% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.25% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 6
Median daily rate £413 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.23% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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
21786 22192 21681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.24% 45.06% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13176 12536
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 705 1010 1012
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -12 10 £355 +18.33%
London -4 7 £550 -8.33% 4
South East -36 6 £405 -8.98%
East of England +4 2 £380 -15.55%
East Midlands +8 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Ariba
UK

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 56 (86.15%) SAP
2 23 (35.38%) Procure-to-Pay
3 21 (32.31%) Finance
4 18 (27.69%) SAP SRM
5 15 (23.08%) SAP MM
6 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
6 12 (18.46%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Change Management
9 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (12.31%) Data Management
9 8 (12.31%) Indirect Procurement
10 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.77%) MS Access
10 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
10 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
10 7 (10.77%) Manufacturing
10 7 (10.77%) Maximo
11 6 (9.23%) Migration
11 6 (9.23%) OpenText
11 6 (9.23%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (9.23%) ERP
11 6 (9.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 5 (7.69%) Invoice Processing
12 5 (7.69%) Project Management
12 5 (7.69%) SAP FI
12 5 (7.69%) SAP HANA
13 4 (6.15%) SAP BPC
13 4 (6.15%) SAP ERP

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 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
1 12 (18.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (27.69%) SAP SRM
2 15 (23.08%) SAP MM
3 7 (10.77%) Maximo
4 6 (9.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 5 (7.69%) SAP FI
6 4 (6.15%) SAP BPC
6 4 (6.15%) SAP CO
6 4 (6.15%) SAP ERP
6 4 (6.15%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (3.08%) SAP FI-AP
7 2 (3.08%) SAP MII
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (1.54%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.54%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.77%) MS Access
3 5 (7.69%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.08%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Consultant
2 14 (21.54%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.77%) SAP Manager
4 7 (10.77%) SAP Project Manager
4 7 (10.77%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) SAP MM Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Architect
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Maximo Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Trainer
8 3 (4.62%) Trainer
9 2 (3.08%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) EDI
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Fintech
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Procure-to-Pay
2 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (13.85%) Change Management
4 8 (12.31%) Data Management
4 8 (12.31%) Indirect Procurement
5 6 (9.23%) ERP
5 6 (9.23%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Invoice Processing
6 5 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.62%) Functional Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Logistics
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.62%) Spend Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (3.08%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.08%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 56 (86.15%) SAP
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) OpenText
4 4 (6.15%) Concur
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle
6 2 (3.08%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow