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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £381 -
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 - - £12.10

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
438 510 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.80% 88.54% 74.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 372 256
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £238 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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