The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 4 August 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.

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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ariba
Rank 244 239 232
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Ariba 26 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.044% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.094% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£440 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £396 £233
% change year-on-year
+12.37% +70.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4525 4256 4110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.62% 46.37% 48.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 2117 2041
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 235 298
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.31 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.36% -14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.14 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ariba across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Ariba Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ariba
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ariba Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Berkshire +18 20 £388 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £650 -
Middlesex 0 2 £462 +16.66%
Surrey -4 1 - -
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England

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (59.65%) SAP
2 21 (36.84%) Procure-to-pay
3 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
4 12 (21.05%) Finance
5 11 (19.30%) SAP SRM
6 10 (17.54%) Degree
7 8 (14.04%) EDI
7 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
7 8 (14.04%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
8 7 (12.28%) Business Transformation
9 6 (10.53%) MS Office
10 4 (7.02%) Data Management
10 4 (7.02%) Change Management
10 4 (7.02%) MBA
10 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
11 3 (5.26%) SAP MM
12 2 (3.51%) ERP
12 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
12 2 (3.51%) Maximo
12 2 (3.51%) SaaS
12 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
12 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
12 2 (3.51%) QA

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) SAP SRM
2 3 (5.26%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.51%) Maximo
4 1 (1.75%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) SAP MM Consultant
4 3 (5.26%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 3 (5.26%) Trainer
5 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) Process Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Procurement Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) Architect
6 1 (1.75%) Project Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Project Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) IT Architect
6 1 (1.75%) Technical Leader
6 1 (1.75%) Training Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Project Planner
6 1 (1.75%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) EDI
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.75%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) Economics
3 1 (1.75%) Life Science
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Procure-to-pay
2 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.28%) Project Management
3 7 (12.28%) Migration
3 7 (12.28%) Business Transformation
4 4 (7.02%) Change Management
4 4 (7.02%) Data Management
5 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.51%) Master Data Management
6 2 (3.51%) Coaching
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.51%) ERP
7 1 (1.75%) SOA
7 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.75%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) MBA
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) SAP
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.75%) OpenText
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Sun
4 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards