The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Ariba, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ariba
Rank 563 545 550
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Ariba 25 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.035% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.100% 0.075% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £113 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £233 £438
% change year-on-year
+70.32% -46.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25024 24051 26881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.04% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13872 13054 13605
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1195 1394
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%

Ariba
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ariba within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England -27 21 £368 +22.50% 1
London +25 16 £348 +14.01% 1
Manchester - - - -
Salford - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Chester - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ariba 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 Ariba.

1 26 (65.00%) SAP
2 16 (40.00%) Project Management
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 7 (17.50%) Degree
7 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (15.00%) B2B
7 6 (15.00%) Legal
8 4 (10.00%) SAP FI
8 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (10.00%) Validation
8 4 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (10.00%) SAP CO
9 3 (7.50%) Banking
9 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (7.50%) ERP
9 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.50%) SAP SRM
9 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
10 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (5.00%) AAT
10 2 (5.00%) Service Management
10 2 (5.00%) Change Management

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ariba 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 Ariba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (7.50%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.50%) Changepoint
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI-AR
3 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.50%) CA Clarity
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 4 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Service Improvement Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Improvement Manager
5 2 (5.00%) PMO Manager
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Procurement Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Procurement Manager
6 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Economics
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.00%) B2B
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
6 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) BPR
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow Management
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) SAP
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Open Text
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Primavera
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