The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 381 403 395
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Ariba 27 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.014% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate £575 £484 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £391 £452
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £577 £597
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £396 £501
% change year-on-year
-9.97% -20.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
Ariba
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8453 9457 9803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.52% 45.10% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5527 6284 6269
Average daily rate £438 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 218
Average hourly rate £21.70 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in London

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ariba across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Ariba Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ariba
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ariba Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Croydon - 2 £284 -
Paddington - 2 £440 -
Ariba
England

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 37 (86.05%) SAP
2 25 (58.14%) SAP MM
3 20 (46.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (44.19%) OpenText
5 18 (41.86%) Finance
6 15 (34.88%) MS Visio
7 14 (32.56%) MS Office
8 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
8 13 (30.23%) Business Transformation
9 11 (25.58%) Change Management
10 9 (20.93%) Integration Testing
10 9 (20.93%) Target Operating Model
11 8 (18.60%) Procure-to-pay
12 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (16.28%) ERP
12 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.63%) Project Management
13 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (11.63%) SAP HANA
13 5 (11.63%) Functional Testing
14 4 (9.30%) SAP ERP
14 4 (9.30%) SAP FI
15 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
15 2 (4.65%) SAP ALE
15 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
15 2 (4.65%) BAPI
15 2 (4.65%) SAP SRM
15 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
15 2 (4.65%) QA
15 2 (4.65%) SAP XI

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Visio
2 14 (32.56%) MS Office
3 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
4 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (58.14%) SAP MM
2 4 (9.30%) SAP ERP
2 4 (9.30%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.65%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.33%) Maximo
4 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Deployment Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Process Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) SAP Manager
4 3 (6.98%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Integration Architect
5 2 (4.65%) SAP Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) ERP Manager
6 1 (2.33%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Maximo Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Procurement Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Sourcing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) BAPI
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
1 2 (4.65%) SAP ALE
1 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
1 2 (4.65%) SAP XI
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Fintech
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (30.23%) Business Transformation
3 11 (25.58%) Change Management
4 9 (20.93%) Integration Testing
4 9 (20.93%) Target Operating Model
5 8 (18.60%) Procure-to-pay
6 7 (16.28%) ERP
7 5 (11.63%) Functional Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.65%) EAI
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) High Availability
8 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) C
1 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) SAP
2 19 (44.19%) OpenText
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) WSO2
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow