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 2 June 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 240 219 194
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -25
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 13 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.36% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 26
Average daily rate
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£445 £375 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £251 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £463 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.26
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
6958 6432 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.36% 72.84% 71.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4001 3544 2974
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 252 234
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
Surrey +1 4 £405 +7.86%
Middlesex +6 3 £396 +27.74%
Hampshire +1 3 £450 +190.32% 2
Berkshire -3 1 - - 3
West Sussex - 1 £550 -
Procure-to-pay
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 26 (68.42%) SAP
2 21 (55.26%) Ariba
3 18 (47.37%) SAP SRM
4 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 15 (39.47%) Business Objects
5 15 (39.47%) MS Office
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 15 (39.47%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (39.47%) Degree
6 14 (36.84%) Change Management
7 13 (34.21%) MBA
8 6 (15.79%) ERP
9 5 (13.16%) Migration
9 5 (13.16%) Finance
9 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (10.53%) General Ledger
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle
11 3 (7.89%) Agresso
11 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
12 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
12 2 (5.26%) Coaching
12 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
12 2 (5.26%) SQL
12 2 (5.26%) ABAP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 15 (39.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (47.37%) SAP SRM
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (7.89%) Agresso
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (5.26%) Maximo
5 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.63%) SAP SCM
5 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.63%) SAP MDM
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
5 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.63%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Procurement Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.63%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (2.63%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Change Management
2 6 (15.79%) ERP
3 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
5 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
1 2 (5.26%) ABAP
2 1 (2.63%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 13 (34.21%) MBA
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.63%) CIMA
4 1 (2.63%) ACCA
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) SAP
2 21 (55.26%) Ariba
3 15 (39.47%) Business Objects
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.63%) Siebel
5 1 (2.63%) Epicor
5 1 (2.63%) CODA
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) Sage
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