The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 24 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 468 447 377
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -70
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 115 135 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 59 89
Average daily rate
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£440 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £584 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.10 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-74.52% -
Procure-to-pay
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in England

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Trend in England

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Histogram in England

Procure-to-pay
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Procure-to-pay Hourly Rate Trend in England

Procure-to-pay
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 Procure-to-pay within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +1 56 £491 +3.42% 7
South East -2 16 £440 -7.36% 6
East of England +22 11 £381 -4.87%
West Midlands -16 11 £288 -40.72% 3
South West +8 9 £375 -31.81% 1
East Midlands +2 6 £347 -9.74%
Yorkshire -17 3 £455 - 1
North West -33 1 £700 +110.52%
Procure-to-pay
UK

Procure-to-pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 159 (61.63%) SAP
2 102 (39.53%) Finance
3 50 (19.38%) Oracle
3 50 (19.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 49 (18.99%) ERP
5 47 (18.22%) SAP SRM
6 37 (14.34%) Degree
7 35 (13.57%) Ariba
8 32 (12.40%) Migration
9 29 (11.24%) Change Management
10 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
11 27 (10.47%) MS Excel
12 21 (8.14%) SQL
13 20 (7.75%) MS Office
13 20 (7.75%) SAP BW
13 20 (7.75%) OpenText
13 20 (7.75%) Oracle Payables
13 20 (7.75%) Data Migration
14 19 (7.36%) Oracle EBS R12
14 19 (7.36%) SAP Certification
15 18 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (6.98%) Business Objects
15 18 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (6.59%) Data Cleansing
16 17 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (6.59%) Oracle Financials
16 17 (6.59%) Validation
17 16 (6.20%) SAP FI/CO
17 16 (6.20%) SAP CO

Procure-to-pay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (1.16%) iPlanet
2 3 (1.16%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.16%) JBoss
2 3 (1.16%) Apache
2 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.78%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.75%) MS Office
3 8 (3.10%) MS Project
4 4 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (19.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 47 (18.22%) SAP SRM
3 20 (7.75%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (7.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (6.59%) Oracle Financials
6 16 (6.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 16 (6.20%) SAP CO
6 16 (6.20%) SAP FI
7 15 (5.81%) Oracle iProcurement
8 14 (5.43%) SAP MM
9 13 (5.04%) Agresso
10 10 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (3.49%) SAP FI-AP
12 8 (3.10%) SAP MDM
13 7 (2.71%) SAP ERP
13 7 (2.71%) Oracle Receivables
14 6 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
14 6 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
15 4 (1.55%) Oracle AGIS
15 4 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Taleo
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.55%) NFC
1 4 (1.55%) DNS
1 4 (1.55%) WAN
1 4 (1.55%) RFID
1 4 (1.55%) Firewall
2 3 (1.16%) VLAN
2 3 (1.16%) SAN
2 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.16%) iSCSI
2 3 (1.16%) FCoE
3 2 (0.78%) NAS
3 2 (0.78%) LDAP
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.39%) RTP
4 1 (0.39%) LAN
4 1 (0.39%) DHCP
4 1 (0.39%) VPN
4 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.75%) SAP BW
2 18 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.33%) Informix
5 5 (1.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.16%) MS Access
7 1 (0.39%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Toad
2 3 (1.16%) LSMW
3 1 (0.39%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 102 (39.53%) Finance
2 13 (5.04%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.26%) Banking
4 6 (2.33%) Advertising
4 6 (2.33%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.94%) Retail
5 5 (1.94%) Legal
6 4 (1.55%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.55%) Local Government
7 3 (1.16%) Back Office
7 3 (1.16%) Automotive
7 3 (1.16%) French Language
8 2 (0.78%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) German Language
8 2 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.78%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (33.72%) Consultant
2 59 (22.87%) SAP Consultant
3 52 (20.16%) Analyst
4 24 (9.30%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 22 (8.53%) Business Analyst
6 20 (7.75%) Project Manager
7 17 (6.59%) SAP Manager
8 14 (5.43%) SAP Analyst
9 12 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
10 11 (4.26%) SAP SRM Consultant
11 9 (3.49%) SAP Project Manager
11 9 (3.49%) Oracle P2P Consultant
12 8 (3.10%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 8 (3.10%) Delivery Manager
13 7 (2.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 7 (2.71%) SAP Trainer
13 7 (2.71%) Functional Analyst
13 7 (2.71%) SAP MM Consultant
13 7 (2.71%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.26%) XML
2 7 (2.71%) WebCenter
3 4 (1.55%) REST
3 4 (1.55%) SOAP
3 4 (1.55%) SAP XI
4 3 (1.16%) EDI
4 3 (1.16%) J2EE
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.39%) CGI
6 1 (0.39%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.71%) FMCG
3 4 (1.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.55%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (1.55%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.16%) Clustering
4 3 (1.16%) User Experience
5 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.78%) Data Conversion
5 2 (0.78%) Grid Computing
5 2 (0.78%) E-Learning
5 2 (0.78%) Economics
6 1 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.39%) NHS
6 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.49%) AIX
2 6 (2.33%) Windows
3 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.55%) Android
4 3 (1.16%) SUSE
4 3 (1.16%) UNIX
4 3 (1.16%) HPUX
4 3 (1.16%) Solaris
4 3 (1.16%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.99%) ERP
2 32 (12.40%) Migration
3 29 (11.24%) Change Management
4 20 (7.75%) Data Migration
5 18 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (6.59%) Data Cleansing
6 17 (6.59%) Validation
7 16 (6.20%) Project Management
8 13 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.26%) ITIL
10 10 (3.88%) Data Management
11 9 (3.49%) Logistics
11 9 (3.49%) Test Scripting
11 9 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (3.49%) Business Transformation
12 8 (3.10%) Functional Testing
12 8 (3.10%) Analytics
12 8 (3.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.14%) SQL
2 9 (3.49%) ABAP
3 3 (1.16%) Korn
3 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.16%) Perl
3 3 (1.16%) C-shell
3 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.78%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.39%) C
5 1 (0.39%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 37 (14.34%) Degree
2 19 (7.36%) SAP Certification
3 13 (5.04%) MBA
4 4 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.16%) CIMA
5 3 (1.16%) ACCA
5 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.78%) HND
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PMP
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Samba
1 3 (1.16%) KVM
1 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 159 (61.63%) SAP
2 50 (19.38%) Oracle
3 35 (13.57%) Ariba
4 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
5 20 (7.75%) OpenText
6 18 (6.98%) Business Objects
7 8 (3.10%) JD Edwards
8 6 (2.33%) Siebel
9 4 (1.55%) Kony
9 4 (1.55%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 4 (1.55%) Syclo
9 4 (1.55%) Sybase
9 4 (1.55%) HP
9 4 (1.55%) Remedy
9 4 (1.55%) CA
10 3 (1.16%) Maconomy
10 3 (1.16%) VMware
10 3 (1.16%) Veritas
10 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.16%) Sun
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