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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ariba
Rank 536 531 520
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Ariba 42 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.053% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.12% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 10
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£396 £479 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +36.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £403 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £616 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £463 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.42% +23.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
23240 22263 21210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.82% 45.71% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13636 12427 11082
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1018 989 1316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.32 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% -8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 13 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 23 January 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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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 -12 36 £396 -13.34% 11
South East -5 21 £396 -20.87% 10
London -5 9 £488 +1.88%
Surrey - 8 £396 -
Berkshire - 6 - - 5
Middlesex +1 2 £396 -20.87% 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Egham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
East of England - - - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 43 (56.58%) SAP
2 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 28 (36.84%) Procure-to-pay
3 23 (30.26%) Degree
4 22 (28.95%) MS Office
5 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 17 (22.37%) Business Objects
6 17 (22.37%) SAP SRM
7 16 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (21.05%) Change Management
8 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.11%) MBA
10 11 (14.47%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (14.47%) SAP CO
10 11 (14.47%) SAP FI
11 10 (13.16%) Project Management
12 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
12 9 (11.84%) Banking
13 7 (9.21%) Life Science
13 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
13 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.89%) VBA
14 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (6.58%) ACCA
15 5 (6.58%) CIMA
15 5 (6.58%) ERP
15 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
15 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (6.58%) Cash Management
16 4 (5.26%) SAP FSCM

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) MS Office
2 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) MS Project
4 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.32%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (22.37%) SAP SRM
2 11 (14.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (14.47%) SAP CO
2 11 (14.47%) SAP FI
3 4 (5.26%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (2.63%) SAP R/3
4 2 (2.63%) SAP SCM
4 2 (2.63%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.32%) Maximo
5 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.32%) SAP APO
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) VSAT
2 1 (1.32%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.95%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.32%) MS Access
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Rational Rose
General
1 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Consultant
3 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (3.95%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (3.95%) EDI Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.95%) Architect
6 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.95%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Programme Coordinator
7 2 (2.63%) Sourcing Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Manager
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.63%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) XML
2 3 (3.95%) EDI
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.63%) Itk
3 2 (2.63%) JMS
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) DHTML
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) J2EE
4 1 (1.32%) CORBA
4 1 (1.32%) SOAP
4 1 (1.32%) Java RMI
4 1 (1.32%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Life Science
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.63%) Economics
3 1 (1.32%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Procure-to-pay
2 16 (21.05%) Change Management
3 10 (13.16%) Project Management
4 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.58%) ERP
5 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (6.58%) Cash Management
6 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.26%) Benchmarking
6 4 (5.26%) CRM
7 3 (3.95%) Workflow
7 3 (3.95%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.95%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) B2B
7 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.63%) Data Governance
8 2 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) VBA
2 2 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.32%) C
3 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Degree
2 13 (17.11%) MBA
3 5 (6.58%) ACCA
3 5 (6.58%) CIMA
4 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) CCA
5 2 (2.63%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.32%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) SAP
2 17 (22.37%) Business Objects
3 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.63%) Primavera
4 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.32%) Sun
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