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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
Rank 650 640 603
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -37
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 3 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.031% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.038% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 21
Median daily rate - £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £250 £400
% change year-on-year
- -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
44771 46893 44277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 80.29% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29557 30468 27430
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1110 1273 1193
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +33.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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
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 26 August 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 -10 3 - - 3
South East - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleTools
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Ariba
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework

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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) PeopleTools
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Procurement Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Procurement Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (16.67%) ERP
1 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Process Management
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Ariba
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft