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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Procure-to-pay over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Procure-to-pay (including Purchase-to-pay, P2P)
Rank 53 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-pay 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.41% - 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
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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
442 326 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.68% 69.81% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 216 182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £24.75 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Procure-to-pay
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Procure-to-pay across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Procure-to-pay Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Procure-to-pay
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cardiff - 7 £400 -
Procure-to-pay
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agresso
3 3 (30.00%) E-Procurement
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) SAP SRM
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Progress
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Welsh Language
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Agresso
2 2 (20.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Change Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) E-Procurement
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Progress
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle