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 19 December 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.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ariba
Rank 243 235 227
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Ariba 14 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.023% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.050% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate
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£396 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.82% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4857 3986 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.99% 46.76% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2050 1923
Average daily rate £370 £363 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 221 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2 £512 -
Ariba
England

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) Procure-to-pay
3 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 9 (42.86%) MS Office
4 8 (38.10%) Change Management
5 7 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (33.33%) SAP SRM
5 7 (33.33%) MBA
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) SAP CO
7 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 4 (19.05%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (19.05%) Life Science
7 4 (19.05%) SAP FI
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (9.52%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (9.52%) Cash Management
9 2 (9.52%) CAFM
9 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (9.52%) CIMA
9 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (9.52%) ACCA

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SAP SRM
2 4 (19.05%) SAP CO
2 4 (19.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (19.05%) SAP FI
3 2 (9.52%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Procurement Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Procurement Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (4.76%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Life Science
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Procure-to-pay
2 8 (38.10%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) Cash Management
4 2 (9.52%) CAFM
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
4 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) VBA
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) MBA
3 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) CIMA
3 2 (9.52%) ACCA
3 2 (9.52%) CCA
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 7 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.76%) Primavera
3 1 (4.76%) Open Text
3 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu