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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
Rank 654 621 602
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 7 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.049% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.061% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 20
Median daily rate £419 £344 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £288 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.91% -32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -

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
44570 45659 42979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.76% 79.96% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29477 29618 26643
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1201 1204
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 10 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 29 July 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 -13 7 £419 +28.84% 2
London -8 2 £425 +17.24%
South East - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 £300 -
Oxford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £300 -
North West - 1 £413 -
Cheshire - 1 £413 -
Warrington - 1 £413 -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleTools
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) HTML

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 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PeopleTools
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Procurement Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Procurement Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Ariba
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft