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 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 633 591 608
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +17
Contract jobs citing Ariba 28 58 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.10% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 15
Median daily rate £338 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.29% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £315 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £585 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £440 £396
% change year-on-year
-23.29% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £31.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £31.75 -
% change year-on-year
-33.85% -

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
24309 25081 24678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 43.92% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14909 14782 13627
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 814 1091 1074
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -27 27 £338 -23.29% 10
South East -6 12 £405 -8.98% 4
North West -1 4 £300 -29.41%
Surrey -7 4 £310 -
Berkshire -13 4 £500 +17.64%
West Midlands -21 4 £338 -43.75%
Hampshire 0 3 - - 1
Staines - 3 - -
East of England +14 2 - -
London -12 2 £315 -28.40% 5
Bracknell -13 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Wirral - 2 £175 -
Merseyside - 2 £175 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Reading +4 1 £500 +14.28%
Wolverhampton +2 1 - -
Manchester -4 1 £425 -
Middlesex -6 1 - - 1
Fareham -9 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £445 -
Warwick - 1 £338 -
Warwickshire - 1 £338 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 59 (78.67%) SAP
2 24 (32.00%) Finance
3 23 (30.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 21 (28.00%) SAP SRM
5 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (16.00%) Manufacturing
7 11 (14.67%) SAP MM
7 11 (14.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.00%) Data Management
9 9 (12.00%) ERP
9 9 (12.00%) Change Management
10 8 (10.67%) Migration
10 8 (10.67%) Oracle
10 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (9.33%) Maximo
11 7 (9.33%) Source to Pay
12 6 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
12 6 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (8.00%) Project Management
12 6 (8.00%) MS Access
12 6 (8.00%) Logistics
13 5 (6.67%) SAP ERP
13 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.67%) EDI
13 5 (6.67%) SAP FI
13 5 (6.67%) SAP BPC
13 5 (6.67%) Concur

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 (2.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (28.00%) SAP SRM
2 11 (14.67%) SAP MM
3 7 (9.33%) Maximo
4 5 (6.67%) SAP BPC
4 5 (6.67%) SAP ERP
4 5 (6.67%) SAP FI
5 4 (5.33%) SAP CO
5 4 (5.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.33%) SAP MII
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (2.67%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (1.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.33%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.00%) MS Access
2 6 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (5.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.67%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 24 (32.00%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Consultant
2 15 (20.00%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (17.33%) Architect
4 9 (12.00%) SAP Architect
4 9 (12.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) SAP MM Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Procurement Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.00%) SAP Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Lead Architect
8 5 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.33%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (5.33%) SAP Trainer
9 4 (5.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) EDI
2 1 (1.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Fintech
3 2 (2.67%) FMCG
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (12.00%) Change Management
2 9 (12.00%) Data Management
2 9 (12.00%) ERP
3 8 (10.67%) Migration
4 7 (9.33%) Source to Pay
5 6 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (8.00%) Logistics
5 6 (8.00%) Project Management
6 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.67%) Spend Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.33%) Lean Manufacturing
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.33%) Quality Management
7 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.00%) PDM
8 3 (4.00%) PLM
8 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) C
2 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) CIMA
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (78.67%) SAP
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) Concur
5 4 (5.33%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.33%) OpenText
6 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
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