The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Procurement role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Head of Procurement in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Procurement
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Procurement 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Head of Procurement
England

Head of Procurement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Head of Procurement in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Procurement Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Procurement
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Head of Procurement Daily Rate Trend in London

Head of Procurement
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Head of Procurement in their job title 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 with Head of Procurement in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Head of Procurement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Head of Procurement in their job title 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 with Head of Procurement in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle