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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ariba
Rank 559 556 550
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Ariba 36 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.050% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.11% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 3
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£396 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £595 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.82% -10.52%
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
25051 23888 23758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 46.29% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 13568 12329
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1118 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 December 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 11 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 December 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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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 -22 33 £396 -12.00% 1
South East -8 14 £396 -
London +10 11 £368 -23.19% 1
City of London - 3 £488 -
Berkshire - 2 £512 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
East of England - - - -

Ariba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (51.52%) SAP
2 25 (37.88%) Finance
3 24 (36.36%) Procure-to-pay
4 18 (27.27%) Degree
5 16 (24.24%) Project Management
5 16 (24.24%) MS Office
6 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
7 12 (18.18%) SAP SRM
8 11 (16.67%) Business Objects
8 11 (16.67%) Change Management
9 10 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (13.64%) B2B
10 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
11 8 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
11 8 (12.12%) SAP FI
11 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
11 8 (12.12%) SAP CO
11 8 (12.12%) Banking
12 7 (10.61%) MBA
13 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 6 (9.09%) ERP
13 6 (9.09%) VBA
13 6 (9.09%) Life Science
13 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
14 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (7.58%) ACCA
14 5 (7.58%) Validation

Ariba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Office
2 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Project
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) SAP SRM
2 8 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (12.12%) SAP FI
2 8 (12.12%) SAP CO
3 3 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (3.03%) SAP R/3
4 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.52%) CA Clarity
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.52%) SAP APO
5 1 (1.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) ATM
1 2 (3.03%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) MS Access
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.12%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Coordinator
4 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Procurement Specialist
5 4 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Programme Coordinator
6 3 (4.55%) EDI Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Manager
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Sourcing Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.03%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (4.55%) XML
1 3 (4.55%) EDI
2 1 (1.52%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Life Science
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Economics
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Procure-to-pay
2 16 (24.24%) Project Management
3 11 (16.67%) Change Management
4 9 (13.64%) B2B
5 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.09%) ERP
6 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (7.58%) Validation
7 4 (6.06%) Benchmarking
7 4 (6.06%) Cash Management
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
8 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.03%) Service Management
9 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.03%) E-Procurement
9 2 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) MBA
3 5 (7.58%) ACCA
3 5 (7.58%) CIMA
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) CCA
5 2 (3.03%) AAT
5 2 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) SAP
2 11 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.52%) Primavera
5 1 (1.52%) Sun
5 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) Open Text
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