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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
Rank 592 581 565
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 28 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.055% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.072% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £336 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £610 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-32.35% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £31.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £14.50

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
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 19 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 31 July 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 -32 18 £325 -35.00% 2
Scotland -1 10 £425 +30.76%
London -5 9 £363 -34.09% 1
Glasgow - 8 £425 -
East of England +2 4 £288 -52.08%
Hertfordshire -3 3 £288 -52.08%
Yorkshire - 3 £250 -
Leeds - 3 £250 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £250 -
Edinburgh -7 2 - -
South West -8 1 £500 +78.57%
City of London -11 1 £350 -36.36%
North East -26 1 £250 -
Luton - 1 £150 -
Street - 1 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £250 -
Somerset - 1 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £250 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £150 -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (35.85%) E-Commerce
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Project Management
3 11 (20.75%) SAP
4 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.87%) ERP
4 10 (18.87%) B2B
5 9 (16.98%) Java
6 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (13.21%) HTML
7 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
7 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.21%) Marketing
8 6 (11.32%) jQuery
8 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.32%) CSS
8 6 (11.32%) MS Office
8 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (11.32%) Demand Management
8 6 (11.32%) Analytics
8 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
9 5 (9.43%) Grunt
9 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.43%) User Experience
9 5 (9.43%) gulp
9 5 (9.43%) EAI
9 5 (9.43%) Ariba
9 5 (9.43%) MS Excel

E-Procurement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.89%) MS Project
5 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) SDH
2 2 (3.77%) Intranet
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (3.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Grunt
1 5 (9.43%) gulp
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
2 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Law
4 4 (7.55%) Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.77%) Advertising
6 2 (3.77%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Military
7 1 (1.89%) Local Government
7 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Procurement Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Technologist
7 2 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Procurement Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Project Officer
7 2 (3.77%) Procurement Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) CSS
2 6 (11.32%) jQuery
2 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.43%) .NET
3 5 (9.43%) Middleware
4 4 (7.55%) HTML5
5 3 (5.66%) CSS3
6 2 (3.77%) JSON
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) XML
7 1 (1.89%) Grails
7 1 (1.89%) cXML
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) E-Commerce
2 18 (33.96%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) B2B
3 10 (18.87%) ERP
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
5 6 (11.32%) Demand Management
5 6 (11.32%) Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
6 5 (9.43%) Web Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) EAI
6 5 (9.43%) Mobile Commerce
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.66%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) SAP
2 5 (9.43%) Ariba
2 5 (9.43%) Endeca
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Remedy
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) SEEBURGER