The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP Ariba.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 25 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Ariba 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.67% 1.11% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 2.99% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £338 £396 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% -20.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.97% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
Ariba
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 67 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 56.38% 37.22% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 82
Average daily rate £400 £396 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £264 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £433 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ariba across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ariba across the Middlesex region.

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Ariba
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ariba also 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 that cited Ariba.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) SAP SRM
1 4 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) MBA
3 2 (50.00%) Maximo
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ariba also 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 that cited Ariba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SAP SRM
2 2 (50.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Procurement Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SAP