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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Wales / South Wales
Rank - - 57
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.54% -

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
369 444 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.04% 85.55% 73.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 338 262
Median daily rate £400 £326 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% -13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 15
Median hourly rate £28.75 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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