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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
UK
Rank 570 618 596
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -22
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 17 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.029% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 8
Median daily rate £350 £190 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -63.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £190 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £190 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
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
36868 40843 39798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.19% 81.72% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 26520 25648
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 1195 1050
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 23 January 2017.

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 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +36 17 £350 +84.21% 1
London +22 11 £349 +83.55%
West Yorkshire - 6 £363 -
Yorkshire - 6 £363 -
Leeds - 6 £363 -

E-Procurement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) ERP
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) NHS
5 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 2 (9.09%) MS Project
5 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Publishing
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience
5 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (4.55%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (4.55%) Contract Management
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching

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 (9.09%) MS Project
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleTools
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Procurement Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Procurement Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Procurement Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Office Support
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Accountant
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) NHS
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.55%) CODA