The table below looks at the statistics for Procure-to-Pay 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 Procure-to-Pay over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank 133 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 7 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.28% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £488 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
Procure-to-Pay
England

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
2455 1809 1834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.11% 76.17% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1484 1122 969
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 139
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Procure-to-Pay
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Procure-to-Pay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Procure-to-Pay Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Procure-to-Pay
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Procure-to-Pay Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Procure-to-Pay
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-Pay across the West Midlands region.

Procure-to-Pay Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Procure-to-Pay
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Coventry +1 7 - -
Procure-to-Pay
England

Procure-to-Pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 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 Procure-to-Pay.

1 15 (71.43%) SAP
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (19.05%) Order to Cash
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
5 3 (14.29%) SAP FI
5 3 (14.29%) SAP CO
5 3 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (14.29%) SAP SRM
5 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
6 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Information Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
6 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management

Procure-to-Pay
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 3 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 3 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (14.29%) SAP SRM
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Retail
3 1 (4.76%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (23.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Process Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Procurement Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) SAP BI Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Change Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Financial Leader
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP P2P Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) P2P Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Implementation
1 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Order to Cash
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Information Management
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.76%) EMC