The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 29 July 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 150 149 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Ariba 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £300 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £440 £396
% change year-on-year
-23.29% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £31.75 -
% change year-on-year
-33.85% -
Ariba
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1669 1675 1333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.73% 43.30% 43.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 884 680
Median daily rate £400 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 96 96
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £39.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Ariba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ariba across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Ariba Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Ariba
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ariba across the North West region.

Ariba Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 2 £175 -
Manchester -4 1 £425 -
Ariba
England

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ariba 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 North West region with a requirement for Ariba.

1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Spend Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Source to Pay
5 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (8.33%) Maximo
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Test Management
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (8.33%) Maximo
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Trainer
3 3 (25.00%) Trainer
4 2 (16.67%) Procurement Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Procurement Officer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (25.00%) Spend Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (16.67%) Source to Pay
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Indirect Procurement
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Concur
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow