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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 30 October 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 224 220 223
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 35 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.31% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 20
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £299 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £553 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
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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
7059 6039 6501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.82% 71.37% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4044 3345 3160
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 240 321
Average hourly rate £20.84 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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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
Surrey +4 13 £400 -11.11%
Middlesex +8 9 £450 -18.18%
Berkshire +7 4 £638 +117.02%
Hampshire -15 4 £213 -52.77% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Procure-to-pay 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 Procure-to-pay.

1 33 (54.10%) SAP
2 30 (49.18%) Finance
3 14 (22.95%) Project Management
4 12 (19.67%) Change Management
5 11 (18.03%) SAP SRM
6 9 (14.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.11%) Ariba
8 7 (11.48%) ERP
8 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.48%) Data Management
8 7 (11.48%) Degree
8 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.84%) MS Office
10 5 (8.20%) MS Project
10 5 (8.20%) Oracle
10 5 (8.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (6.56%) Analytics
11 4 (6.56%) Master Data Management
11 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) E-Procurement
11 4 (6.56%) Legal
11 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
11 4 (6.56%) MBA
11 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.56%) Business Objects
11 4 (6.56%) Siebel
11 4 (6.56%) BusinessObjects

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Procure-to-pay 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 Procure-to-pay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
3 5 (8.20%) MS Project
4 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) SAP SRM
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (4.92%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.92%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (4.92%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.64%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.64%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) 3G
1 1 (1.64%) MPLS
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) ATM
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) SDH
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
1 1 (1.64%) DHCP
1 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) 2G
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 30 (49.18%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Back Office
4 3 (4.92%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Consultant
4 5 (8.20%) SAP Business Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) SAP Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Trainer
6 3 (4.92%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Siebel Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Transition Manager
7 2 (3.28%) E-Business Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Procurement Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.64%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) E-Learning
1 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Project Management
2 12 (19.67%) Change Management
3 7 (11.48%) ERP
3 7 (11.48%) Data Management
3 7 (11.48%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.56%) Analytics
4 4 (6.56%) Master Data Management
4 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (6.56%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (6.56%) E-Procurement
4 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.92%) CRM
5 3 (4.92%) Validation
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.92%) Cash Management
5 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (4.92%) Data Governance
5 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) C
2 2 (3.28%) Apex Code
2 2 (3.28%) VBA
3 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) MBA
3 3 (4.92%) SAP Certification
4 2 (3.28%) ACCA
4 2 (3.28%) CIMA
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CCA
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) HND
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.64%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) SAP
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) Ariba
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 4 (6.56%) Business Objects
5 4 (6.56%) Siebel
5 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.64%) CODA
6 1 (1.64%) Open Text
6 1 (1.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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