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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank 208 222 232
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 31 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.69% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 21
Median daily rate £425 £440 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £50.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-61.00% +400.00%
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
6197 7568 7549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.98% 79.76% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3672 4467 4224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 311 285
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Hampshire +30 17 £400 -11.11%
Oxfordshire +6 4 £475 -13.63%
West Sussex +13 3 £425 -
Berkshire -1 2 £500 -14.89%
Kent - 2 £438 -
Surrey -2 1 £600 +54.83%
Procure-to-Pay
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 33 (60.00%) Oracle
1 33 (60.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 30 (54.55%) Finance
3 27 (49.09%) Record to Report
4 26 (47.27%) Oracle EBS
5 23 (41.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 22 (40.00%) Order to Cash
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle Receivables
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (29.09%) ERP
8 11 (20.00%) SAP
9 10 (18.18%) Back Office
9 10 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (16.36%) Process Improvement
11 8 (14.55%) ITIL
12 6 (10.91%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
13 5 (9.09%) Oracle FAH
13 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
14 4 (7.27%) Concur
14 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (7.27%) Project Management
15 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
15 3 (5.45%) webMethods
15 3 (5.45%) IBM
15 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
15 3 (5.45%) Ariba
15 3 (5.45%) JD Edwards

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 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 33 (60.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 26 (47.27%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (41.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (29.09%) Oracle Financials
4 16 (29.09%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (1.82%) Line 500
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (1.82%) Sage X3
8 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.82%) SAP MM
8 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.82%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 30 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Business Analyst
2 19 (34.55%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 16 (29.09%) Analyst
4 12 (21.82%) Oracle Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Project Manager
6 7 (12.73%) Programme Manager
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle Programme Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) P2P Business Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Process Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) SAP P2P Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) ERP Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) ERP Business Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Core Interface
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.82%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Record to Report
2 22 (40.00%) Order to Cash
3 16 (29.09%) ERP
4 9 (16.36%) Process Improvement
5 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Line Management
7 3 (5.45%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.64%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (3.64%) Invoice Processing
8 2 (3.64%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) RUP
8 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) GAAP
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Oracle
2 11 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (7.27%) Concur
4 3 (5.45%) Ariba
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) JD Edwards
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.45%) webMethods
5 2 (3.64%) Sage
6 1 (1.82%) HP