Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Procure-to-Pay over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 169 175
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 17 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.45% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 2
Berkshire median daily rate £520 £488 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +34.48% -14.71%
10th Percentile £395 £313 £329
90th Percentile £640 £528 £386
South East median daily rate £475 £369 £440
% change year-on-year +28.81% -16.19% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £62.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +108.33% -
South East median hourly rate - £36.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +20.83% -

Procure-to-Pay is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3058 3933 4267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.79% 80.53% 77.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 2109 2259
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% +3.33%
10th Percentile £257 £258 £220
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 118 146
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £24.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.66% +37.49%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £13.06
90th Percentile £39.28 £39.00 £39.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%

Procure-to-Pay
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Procure-to-Pay as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Procure-to-Pay in Berkshire

Procure-to-Pay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Procure-to-Pay in Berkshire

Procure-to-Pay
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Procure-to-Pay in Berkshire

Procure-to-Pay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Procure-to-Pay in Berkshire

Procure-to-Pay
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 6 £560 +17.89%
Slough - 2 £550 -
Wokingham +5 1 £450 -11.76%
Maidenhead - 1 £500 -
Procure-to-Pay
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 15 (88.24%) SAP
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Order to Cash
4 5 (29.41%) Ariba
4 5 (29.41%) SAP MM
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
5 4 (23.53%) SAP FI-AP
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) OpenText
5 4 (23.53%) Record to Report
5 4 (23.53%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 3 (17.65%) Indirect Procurement
6 3 (17.65%) Cash Management
7 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Electronics
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (5.88%) PMO
8 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow

Procure-to-Pay
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SAP MM
2 4 (23.53%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 4 (23.53%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP LE
3 1 (5.88%) SAP WM
3 1 (5.88%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Trainer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Trainer
4 2 (11.76%) Audit Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Finance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SAP MM Trainer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Audit Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Billing Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Billing Support
5 1 (5.88%) Billing Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAP PP Trainer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Order to Cash
2 5 (29.41%) Logistics
3 4 (23.53%) Record to Report
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Cash Management
4 3 (17.65%) Indirect Procurement
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) Ariba
3 4 (23.53%) OpenText
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft