The table below looks at the statistics for E-Procurement skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Procurement over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.084% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.49% -8.92%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1876 2154 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.02% 82.53% 72.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1217 937
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 50 106
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

E-Procurement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

E-Procurement
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Procurement across the West Midlands region.

E-Procurement Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

E-Procurement
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for E-Procurement.

1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Ariba
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

E-Procurement
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cutover Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Procurement Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ariba
1 2 (66.67%) Google