Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 162 161
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +21
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 11 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.075% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.092% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 9
Berkshire median daily rate £479 £500 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% -14.89% -7.84%
10th Percentile £253 £500 £438
90th Percentile £560 £500 £610
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.43 - £55.00
10th Percentile £31.94 - £52.50
90th Percentile £35.72 - £57.50
South East median hourly rate £35.85 - £50.00

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,373 3,276 3,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 82.96% 81.80% 79.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,757 1,726 2,136
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 122 171
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -35.19% +34.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 - 4 £509 -
Wokingham - 3 £263 -
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Procure-to-Pay
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 9 (81.82%) SAP
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (36.36%) SAP SD
4 4 (36.36%) Billing
4 4 (36.36%) Order to Cash
5 3 (27.27%) SAP Security
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) EDI
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) SAP Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Ariba
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Logistics
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (18.18%) Concur
6 2 (18.18%) Workday
7 1 (9.09%) SAP LE
7 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP SD
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (9.09%) Primavera
2 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (9.09%) SAP LE
2 1 (9.09%) SAP MM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP WM
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Billing
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Military
4 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Expert
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Trainer
2 3 (27.27%) Trainer
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SAP MM Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP PP Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Order to Cash
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Security
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Ariba
3 2 (18.18%) Concur
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (18.18%) Workday
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle