The table below looks at the statistics for E-Procurement skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Procurement over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
Rank 566 561 521
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 28 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.031% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 20
Average daily rate
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£288 £425 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £335 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £101.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £13.38

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
41360 39367 34236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.18% 75.27% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 26409 24837 20434
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1177 1180 1026
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

E-Procurement
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Procurement within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Procurement within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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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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 -7 20 £288 -29.23%
Scotland - 8 £425 -
Glasgow - 6 £425 -
Northamptonshire -4 5 £225 -41.93%
East Midlands -9 5 £225 -41.93%
Hertfordshire - 5 £288 -
East of England - 5 £288 -
London +7 4 £400 -5.88%
South West +1 3 £525 +9.37%
Somerset - 3 £525 -
Street - 3 £525 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
South East -15 1 £225 -47.05%
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £413 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £413 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £225 -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing E-Procurement 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 E-Procurement.

1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 12 (26.09%) SAP
5 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 8 (17.39%) Java
6 8 (17.39%) ERP
7 7 (15.22%) B2B
7 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Marketing
7 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.04%) Demand Management
8 6 (13.04%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
8 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 5 (10.87%) Law
9 5 (10.87%) Change Management
9 5 (10.87%) MS Office
9 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
9 5 (10.87%) EAI
9 5 (10.87%) Middleware
9 5 (10.87%) Mobile Commerce
9 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.87%) .NET
9 5 (10.87%) C#
9 5 (10.87%) HTML
9 5 (10.87%) CSS
9 5 (10.87%) Web Services
9 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap

E-Procurement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing E-Procurement 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 E-Procurement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
1 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SDH
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Grunt
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (10.87%) Law
5 4 (8.70%) Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.35%) Advertising
7 1 (2.17%) Military
7 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Procurement Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Java Technologist
5 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Procurement Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Procurement Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Project Officer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Procurement Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Middleware
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
1 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (10.87%) jQuery
1 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.52%) Flash
2 3 (6.52%) HTML5
2 3 (6.52%) CSS3
3 2 (4.35%) JSON
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.35%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Project Management
2 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.39%) ERP
5 7 (15.22%) B2B
5 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Demand Management
6 6 (13.04%) Analytics
6 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
6 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) EAI
7 5 (10.87%) Mobile Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.87%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) MBA
3 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) SAP
2 5 (10.87%) Endeca
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Ariba
4 1 (2.17%) IBM