The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 102 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 4 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.060% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.079% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £415 £700 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.71% +105.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.10 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -74.52%
Procure-to-pay
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1499 1273 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.60% 76.32% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 687 548
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 42
Median hourly rate £27.00 £16.16 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Procure-to-pay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Procure-to-pay
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Procure-to-pay.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) Ariba
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Progress
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control

Procure-to-pay
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Trainer
1 3 (60.00%) Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Ariba
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Progress