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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
Rank 139 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 7 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.39% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £470 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
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
2595 1792 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.02% 75.20% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1570 1097 972
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 74 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.45 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.78 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 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 -9 6 £470 -1.05%
Solihull - 1 - -
Procure-to-Pay
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 16 (76.19%) SAP
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 6 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (23.81%) Order to Cash
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) SAP SRM
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
6 3 (14.29%) ERP
6 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
6 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
7 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
7 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) SAP Retail
7 2 (9.52%) Statistics
7 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (9.52%) SAP CO

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 4 (19.05%) SAP SRM
2 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
2 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
2 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Retail
3 1 (4.76%) HFM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
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
3 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Process Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Procurement Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Change Manager
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
6 2 (9.52%) SAP P2P Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Finance Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) PMO Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Retail Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) EDI
1 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Order to Cash
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.76%) Strategic Management
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards