The table below looks at the statistics for E-Procurement skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Procurement over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
UK
Rank 583 623 589
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -34
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 8 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.028% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Median daily rate £333 £319 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -24.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £314 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £324 £642
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.49% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37689 42354 41014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.80% 82.71% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25059 27695 25866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 1158 1097
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

E-Procurement
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing E-Procurement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Procurement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

E-Procurement
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Procurement within the UK.

E-Procurement Daily Rate Trend in the UK

E-Procurement
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Procurement within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

E-Procurement Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

E-Procurement
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Procurement within the UK.

E-Procurement Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

E-Procurement
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Procurement within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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 +15 8 £333 +4.31% 2
London - 5 £265 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West +17 1 £400 -
Manchester +3 1 £400 -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Procurement 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 E-Procurement.

1 7 (25.93%) ERP
2 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Scorecard
5 3 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) NHS
6 2 (7.41%) Ariba
6 2 (7.41%) Back Office
6 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
6 2 (7.41%) MS Project
6 2 (7.41%) Google
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) Finance
6 2 (7.41%) Legal
6 2 (7.41%) Publishing
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management

E-Procurement
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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) PeopleTools
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Procurement Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Process Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Procurement Officer
5 1 (3.70%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Office Support
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) NHS
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ERP
2 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.81%) Scorecard
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Channel Management
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Data Conversion
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Ariba
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.70%) CODA
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) SAP