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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank 99 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.067% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.089% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £415 £700 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.71% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 - -
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
1479 1126 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.69% 75.37% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 616 457
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £15.98 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.39% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.70 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 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 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) Ariba
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Progress
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) 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 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Trainer
1 3 (75.00%) Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ariba
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Progress