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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank 99 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.062% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.080% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
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
1493 1245 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.62% 76.62% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 760 522
Median daily rate £408 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Ariba
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (33.33%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Progress
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Migration

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 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (33.33%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Trainer
1 3 (50.00%) Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Ariba
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Progress