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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.052% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.063% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £225 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -31.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.54% -

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
1166 1587 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.05% 82.31% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 925 668
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 £295 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 34
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 5 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) OS/2
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Electronics
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Intel
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management

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 5 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Report Writer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) P2P Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Intel