The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Head of Procurement featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Procurement
Rank 645 637 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Procurement 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £900 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Head of Procurement
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Head of Procurement in the job title.

Head of Procurement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Procurement
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Head of Procurement within the UK.

Head of Procurement Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Head of Procurement
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Procurement within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -2 1 £900 - 1
London - 1 £900 -

Head of Procurement Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Head of Procurement contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Head of Procurement in the job title.

1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) Indirect Procurement
1 1 (25.00%) Spend Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization

Head of Procurement Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Indirect Procurement
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Spend Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland