The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP Ariba.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ariba
UK
Rank 556 566 565
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Ariba 36 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 18
Median daily rate £545 £445 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.47% +12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £675 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £560 £338 £396
% change year-on-year
+65.68% -14.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.30 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Ariba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ariba Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ariba
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ariba within the UK.

Ariba Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ariba within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Ariba Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ariba
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ariba within the UK.

Ariba Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ariba
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 36 £545 +22.47% 10
London -26 13 £500 -22.33% 5
South East +7 6 £925 +173.66% 3
North West +23 5 £600 +242.85% 1
Manchester +16 5 £600 +166.66%
West Yorkshire - 4 £545 -
Yorkshire - 4 £545 -
Berkshire +4 3 £925 +105.55%
Bradford - 3 £545 -
East of England - 3 - -
West Midlands -5 2 £450 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £925 -
Essex - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Midlands -1 1 - -
City of London -8 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Darlington - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ariba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Ariba.

1 61 (78.21%) SAP
2 34 (43.59%) Finance
3 20 (25.64%) SAP BW
4 18 (23.08%) Procure-to-Pay
5 14 (17.95%) SAP MM
6 13 (16.67%) Project Management
6 13 (16.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (15.38%) OpenText
8 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
9 10 (12.82%) ERP
9 10 (12.82%) Source to Pay
10 9 (11.54%) SAPUI5
10 9 (11.54%) MS Office
10 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
11 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (10.26%) Concur
11 8 (10.26%) SAP Data Services
12 7 (8.97%) SAP BPC
12 7 (8.97%) SAP Implementation
12 7 (8.97%) Process Improvement
12 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.97%) SAP SRM
12 7 (8.97%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
13 6 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
13 6 (7.69%) SAP GRC
13 6 (7.69%) SAP Security
13 6 (7.69%) SaaS

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) NetWeaver
1 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.54%) MS Office
3 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.85%) MS Project
6 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (17.95%) SAP MM
2 13 (16.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 7 (8.97%) SAP BPC
3 7 (8.97%) SAP SRM
4 6 (7.69%) SAP GRC
5 5 (6.41%) SAP ERP
5 5 (6.41%) SAP FI
5 5 (6.41%) SAP HR
6 3 (3.85%) SAP CO
6 3 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.28%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) SaaS
1 6 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SAP BW
2 8 (10.26%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (8.97%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) LSMW
2 1 (1.28%) eCATT
2 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
General
1 34 (43.59%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Automotive
4 2 (2.56%) German Language
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) French Language
5 1 (1.28%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Consultant
2 18 (23.08%) Architect
3 15 (19.23%) SAP Architect
4 14 (17.95%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (15.38%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 12 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (14.10%) Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Procurement Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) ERP Architect
9 4 (5.13%) SAP MM Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Procurement Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) SAP BW Architect
10 3 (3.85%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) SAP SRM Specialist
11 2 (2.56%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) SAPUI5
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Core Interface
2 2 (2.56%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.28%) EDI
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.28%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.28%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (16.67%) Project Management
3 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.82%) ERP
4 10 (12.82%) Source to Pay
5 7 (8.97%) Process Improvement
5 7 (8.97%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.69%) SAP Security
7 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.41%) ITIL
8 4 (5.13%) Change Management
9 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.85%) Invoice Processing
9 3 (3.85%) Migration
9 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.85%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.56%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) ABAP
1 2 (2.56%) VB
1 2 (2.56%) VBA
1 2 (2.56%) VBScript
2 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.28%) CCA
3 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (78.21%) SAP
2 12 (15.38%) OpenText
3 8 (10.26%) Concur
4 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.85%) IBM
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.28%) ReadSoft
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