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 17 April 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.

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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ariba
Rank 516 559 517
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -42
Contract jobs citing Ariba 64 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.033% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.072% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 18
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£450 £550 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +38.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £360 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £660 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +40.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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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
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ariba across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Ariba Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015. 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 +10 31 £450 -10.08% 1
London +22 26 £575 +2.17% 1
North West -15 4 £300 -50.04% 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 65 (65.00%) SAP
2 33 (33.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 30 (30.00%) Finance
4 25 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 25 (25.00%) Degree
5 22 (22.00%) SAP SRM
5 22 (22.00%) MS Office
6 18 (18.00%) Business Objects
7 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (17.00%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (12.00%) Change Management
8 12 (12.00%) MBA
9 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (9.00%) Migration
11 8 (8.00%) Project Management
11 8 (8.00%) SAP MM
11 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
12 7 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
13 6 (6.00%) ERP
14 5 (5.00%) Web Services
14 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
14 5 (5.00%) Data Management
14 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
14 5 (5.00%) Data Integration
14 5 (5.00%) Business Transformation
14 5 (5.00%) Coaching
15 4 (4.00%) Twitter
15 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (22.00%) MS Office
3 7 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.00%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 22 (22.00%) SAP SRM
2 8 (8.00%) SAP MM
3 4 (4.00%) Maximo
4 3 (3.00%) Primavera
5 2 (2.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.00%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) WebEx
2 1 (1.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.00%) MS Access
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.00%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (32.00%) Consultant
2 19 (19.00%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (3.00%) Coordinator
5 3 (3.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 3 (3.00%) Programme Coordinator
5 3 (3.00%) Sourcing Manager
5 3 (3.00%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) SAP Data Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) Data Migration Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) Data Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) SAP Manager
6 2 (2.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) Architect
6 2 (2.00%) Trainer
6 2 (2.00%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) Procurement Manager
6 2 (2.00%) Procurement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.00%) XML
2 1 (1.00%) EDI
2 1 (1.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.00%) Life Science
4 3 (3.00%) Economics
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 12 (12.00%) Change Management
3 9 (9.00%) Migration
4 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (8.00%) Project Management
5 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.00%) ERP
7 5 (5.00%) Data Management
7 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 5 (5.00%) Coaching
7 5 (5.00%) Business Transformation
8 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.00%) Benchmarking
9 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.00%) E-Procurement
9 3 (3.00%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.00%) Change Control
9 3 (3.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.00%) C
1 1 (1.00%) Java
1 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Degree
2 12 (12.00%) MBA
3 4 (4.00%) CIPD
4 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) AAT
5 1 (1.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) CCA
5 1 (1.00%) ACCA
5 1 (1.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
1 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 65 (65.00%) SAP
2 18 (18.00%) Business Objects
3 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.00%) Twitter
5 3 (3.00%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle
7 1 (1.00%) OpenText
7 1 (1.00%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.00%) Sun
7 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.00%) IBM