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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ariba
Rank 582 570 565
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Ariba 30 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.030% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.065% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 15
Average daily rate
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£396 £475 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.63% +137.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £353 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £125.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -

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
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 16 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 19 September 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 +4 29 £396 -16.63% 9
London +20 14 £365 -26.95% 6
Cheshire +9 2 - -
North West -7 2 - -
City of London - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Salford - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Chester - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (54.17%) SAP
2 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Procure-to-pay
3 18 (37.50%) Project Management
4 9 (18.75%) Degree
5 8 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (16.67%) SAP CO
6 7 (14.58%) Banking
6 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
7 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle
7 6 (12.50%) B2B
7 6 (12.50%) Legal
7 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (10.42%) VBA
9 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.33%) CIMA
9 4 (8.33%) ACCA
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.33%) Validation
9 4 (8.33%) Life Science
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.25%) Business Transformation
10 3 (6.25%) Change Management
10 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Project
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 8 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (2.08%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.08%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) ATM
1 2 (4.17%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
3 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Procurement Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Procurement Manager
7 2 (4.17%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.17%) SAP Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Procurement Assistant
8 1 (2.08%) Supply Chain Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Life Science
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Procure-to-pay
2 18 (37.50%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.50%) B2B
4 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (8.33%) Validation
5 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) ERP
7 2 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow Management
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.17%) E-Procurement
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) VBA
2 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) CIMA
2 4 (8.33%) ACCA
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) AAT
4 1 (2.08%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) Open Text
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.08%) Primavera
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