The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-Pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-Pay over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank 233 245 233
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 28 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.41% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 13
Median daily rate £550 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.69% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £334 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £545 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Procure-to-Pay
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7198 7767 7024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.77% 79.42% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4380 4775 3924
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 252 264
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.68 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Procure-to-Pay
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Procure-to-Pay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-Pay Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Procure-to-Pay
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Procure-to-Pay Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Procure-to-Pay
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Procure-to-Pay Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Procure-to-Pay
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Procure-to-Pay Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Procure-to-Pay
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Surrey +15 12 £550 +77.41%
Berkshire -2 8 £325 -13.33% 1
Oxfordshire -4 4 £500 +38.88%
Hampshire -2 2 £625 +19.04% 1
Middlesex -1 1 - -
Procure-to-Pay
England

Procure-to-Pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 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 South East region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 18 (36.73%) SAP
2 12 (24.49%) ERP
3 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 11 (22.45%) Order to Cash
4 10 (20.41%) Record to Report
5 8 (16.33%) Migration
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (14.29%) Logistics
6 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (12.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.20%) Ariba
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle FAH
9 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.16%) JD Edwards
9 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.16%) MS Access
9 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (8.16%) Maximo
9 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (8.16%) Data Management
10 3 (6.12%) TOGAF

Procure-to-Pay
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (12.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (8.16%) Maximo
6 2 (4.08%) SAP SD
6 2 (4.08%) SAP SRM
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
7 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
7 1 (2.04%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (2.04%) SAP MM
7 1 (2.04%) SAP Retail
7 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (8.16%) MS Access
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) General Ledger
2 3 (6.12%) Military
2 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Consultant
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Programme Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Programme Manager
6 4 (8.16%) P2P Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP P2P Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) SAP P2P Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Navision Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Process Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) WSDL
2 1 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
1 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ERP
2 11 (22.45%) Order to Cash
3 10 (20.41%) Record to Report
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
5 7 (14.29%) Logistics
6 4 (8.16%) Data Management
6 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Invoice Processing
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
8 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) Source to Pay
8 2 (4.08%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) GAAP
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) SAP
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Ariba
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) JD Edwards
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Concur
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com