The table below looks at the statistics for E-Procurement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Procurement over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
Rank 119 132 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 10 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.037% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.048% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £13.38
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2304 2083 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.08% 76.61% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1143 932
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 36 33
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

E-Procurement
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Procurement across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Procurement Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

E-Procurement
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

E-Procurement Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

E-Procurement
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Procurement across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

E-Procurement Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

E-Procurement
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Procurement across the Scotland region.

E-Procurement Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

E-Procurement
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Procurement within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 8 £425 -
Edinburgh +5 2 - -
E-Procurement
UK

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing E-Procurement 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 E-Procurement.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 4 (36.36%) SDH
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
2 4 (36.36%) Remedy
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) E-business
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Ariba
5 1 (9.09%) SLA
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) MS Project
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Military
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management

E-Procurement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing E-Procurement 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 E-Procurement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SDH
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) E-business
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Ariba