The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-Pay skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-Pay over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
Procure-to-Pay
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 484 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.16% 80.40% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 368 349
Median daily rate £400 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.70 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.97% -39.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £9.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £25.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Procure-to-Pay
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Procure-to-Pay
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Procure-to-Pay Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Procure-to-Pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Procure-to-Pay
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat