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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ariba
Rank 621 628 610
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Ariba 36 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.058% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 16
Median daily rate £450 £440 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +11.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £150 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £523 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £463 £423
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £33.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £33.50 -
% change year-on-year
-37.31% -

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
24006 24762 25965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.85% 43.28% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14651 14641 14653
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 858 1077 1171
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 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 16 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 27 September 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 +31 36 £450 +2.27% 7
South East +21 15 £488 +4.38% 1
London +1 15 £450 +2.27% 4
Surrey +12 6 £488 -
Berkshire +9 6 - - 1
West Midlands -20 3 £338 -
Staines - 3 - -
Middlesex +2 2 - -
Bracknell -4 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 £425 -
Midlands - 2 £550 -
Reading +15 1 - - 1
City of London +9 1 £825 +87.50%
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 1 £425 -
Warwick - 1 £338 -
Warwickshire - 1 £338 -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 53 (76.81%) SAP
2 26 (37.68%) Finance
3 17 (24.64%) Procure-to-Pay
4 12 (17.39%) SAP SRM
5 11 (15.94%) Oracle
5 11 (15.94%) SAP MM
5 11 (15.94%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
7 8 (11.59%) SAP BW
7 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 8 (11.59%) Source to Pay
8 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (10.14%) ERP
8 7 (10.14%) OpenText
8 7 (10.14%) Logistics
8 7 (10.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (8.70%) Change Management
9 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (7.25%) EDI
10 5 (7.25%) SAP FI
10 5 (7.25%) Migration
10 5 (7.25%) Marketing
10 5 (7.25%) SAPUI5
10 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (5.80%) SAP MII
11 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.80%) Lean Manufacturing
11 4 (5.80%) SAP CO

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 (2.90%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
1 7 (10.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) SAP SRM
2 11 (15.94%) SAP MM
3 8 (11.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (7.25%) SAP FI
5 4 (5.80%) SAP CO
5 4 (5.80%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.80%) SAP MII
6 3 (4.35%) SAP BPC
6 3 (4.35%) SAP ERP
7 2 (2.90%) Maximo
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (2.90%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.45%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.45%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
1 2 (2.90%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SAP Data Services
2 8 (11.59%) SAP BW
3 6 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.90%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) LSMW
1 1 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Architect
2 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Consultant
4 13 (18.84%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) SAP Architect
5 12 (17.39%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 12 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Lead Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Procurement Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.25%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) SAP Manager
7 5 (7.25%) SAP MM Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.80%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) SAP Trainer
8 4 (5.80%) Trainer
9 3 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) EDI
1 5 (7.25%) SAPUI5
2 2 (2.90%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.45%) FMCG
2 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Procure-to-Pay
2 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (11.59%) Source to Pay
3 7 (10.14%) ERP
3 7 (10.14%) Logistics
4 6 (8.70%) Change Management
5 5 (7.25%) Migration
6 4 (5.80%) Data Management
6 4 (5.80%) Lean Manufacturing
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.35%) ITIL
7 3 (4.35%) PDM
7 3 (4.35%) PLM
7 3 (4.35%) SAP Security
7 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
1 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (76.81%) SAP
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) OpenText
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.90%) Concur
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £570.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago