The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 60 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £88 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+642.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
- +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 733 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.08% 73.30% 68.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 282
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-pay Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Procure-to-pay
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the Reading region.

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Procure-to-pay
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Procure-to-pay 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 Procure-to-pay.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management

Procure-to-pay
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Procure-to-pay 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 Procure-to-pay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP