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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ariba over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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 Ariba, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ariba
Rank 552 569 567
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Ariba 59 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.044% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.098% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 11
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£440 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £167 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £428 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £396 £180
% change year-on-year
+12.37% +120.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 - -

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
25012 24551 23700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.84% 44.87% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 13571 12809
Average daily rate £400 £376 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1077 1191
Average hourly rate £18.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 July 2015.

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 30 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 28 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 53 £440 +19.72% 2
South East +7 27 £445 +12.37% 1
Berkshire +25 21 £425 - 1
London -1 13 £440 +26.52% 1
Slough - 9 - -
Bracknell +2 7 - -
East of England - 6 £300 -
City of London - 4 £440 -
North West - 4 £425 -
Reading - 4 £438 - 1
Manchester - 3 £425 -
Hampshire - 3 £650 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Middlesex +4 2 £462 +16.66%
Chelmsford - 2 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £450 -
Surrey +3 1 - -
Feltham -6 1 £290 -25.73%
Glasgow - 1 £550 -
Fareham - 1 £650 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £150 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £600 -
Worksop - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £150 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 90 (69.23%) SAP
2 49 (37.69%) Procure-to-pay
3 39 (30.00%) Finance
4 21 (16.15%) Project Management
5 19 (14.62%) Degree
5 19 (14.62%) SAP SRM
6 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
7 15 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.77%) SAP MM
8 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
9 12 (9.23%) Migration
9 12 (9.23%) ERP
10 10 (7.69%) QA
10 10 (7.69%) Data Management
10 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (6.92%) Data Integration
11 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (6.92%) Web Services
12 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
12 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.15%) Manufacturing
12 8 (6.15%) Supplier Management
12 8 (6.15%) Business Transformation
13 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.38%) EDI
14 6 (4.62%) MS Office
14 6 (4.62%) OpenText
14 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (3.08%) SAP Portal
2 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
2 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (14.62%) SAP SRM
2 14 (10.77%) SAP MM
3 5 (3.85%) SAP R/3
4 4 (3.08%) SAP ERP
4 4 (3.08%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (3.08%) SAP BPC
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (2.31%) Maximo
5 3 (2.31%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.77%) Primavera
7 1 (0.77%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.31%) MS Access
3 2 (1.54%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.54%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (35.38%) Consultant
2 26 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (18.46%) Analyst
4 9 (6.92%) SAP Analyst
5 8 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.38%) Process Analyst
7 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.85%) SAP Manager
7 5 (3.85%) SAP Business Analyst
8 4 (3.08%) Trainer
8 4 (3.08%) SAP MM Consultant
9 3 (2.31%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.31%) Procurement Manager
9 3 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.31%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.31%) SAP SRM Consultant
9 3 (2.31%) Buyer
10 2 (1.54%) Senior Buyer
10 2 (1.54%) Procurement Analyst
10 2 (1.54%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.92%) Web Services
2 7 (5.38%) EDI
3 4 (3.08%) SAP Business Workflow
3 4 (3.08%) Itk
4 2 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (0.77%) HTML
5 1 (0.77%) J2EE
5 1 (0.77%) cXML
5 1 (0.77%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.92%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.08%) FMCG
4 4 (3.08%) User Experience
5 2 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.54%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.77%) Life Science
6 1 (0.77%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.69%) Procure-to-pay
2 21 (16.15%) Project Management
3 15 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
5 12 (9.23%) ERP
5 12 (9.23%) Migration
6 10 (7.69%) Data Management
7 8 (6.15%) Supplier Management
7 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.15%) Business Transformation
8 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.85%) Functional Testing
10 5 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 5 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.85%) E-Procurement
10 5 (3.85%) Change Management
11 4 (3.08%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.77%) RPG
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) MBA
2 4 (3.08%) CIPD
3 2 (1.54%) ISEB
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 90 (69.23%) SAP
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.62%) OpenText
4 4 (3.08%) Twitter
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle
4 4 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (0.77%) Sun
6 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
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