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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
Rank 650 648 618
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -30
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 7 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.023% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.028% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 17
Median daily rate £469 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £308 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £398 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £375 £488
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -

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
44464 46364 44152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 81.04% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29448 30320 27616
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1150 1283 1207
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.76 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +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 11 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 27 September 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 +22 7 £469 +25.00% 2
South East - 4 £425 -
Oxford - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
London -14 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £513 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 £513 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £513 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Winchester - 1 £425 -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) PeopleTools
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) Ariba
5 1 (6.67%) CODA
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) C#

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 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PeopleTools
2 1 (6.67%) Grunt
2 1 (6.67%) gulp
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Procurement Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Procurement Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Accountant
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Ariba
3 1 (6.67%) CODA
3 1 (6.67%) SAP