Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 221 219
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +51
Contract jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 23 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 14
City of London median daily rate £545 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.25% -8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £461 £320 £333
90th Percentile £624 £643 £593
Central London median daily rate £533 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +33.13% -5.88% -3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,260 5,420 5,954
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.80% 87.84% 85.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,005 4,314 4,739
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +15.82%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.35 £55.00 £53.10
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year +7.89% -12.37% +21.30%

Procure-to-Pay
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Procure-to-Pay in the City of London

Procure-to-Pay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Procure-to-Pay in the City of London

Procure-to-Pay
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Procure-to-Pay in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Procure-to-Pay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) ERP
3 8 (34.78%) CRM
4 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
4 7 (30.43%) QA
5 6 (26.09%) SAP
6 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (17.39%) Order to Cash
7 4 (17.39%) Ariba
8 3 (13.04%) SAP MM
8 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (13.04%) Transition Management
9 2 (8.70%) Revenue Recognition
9 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
9 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
9 2 (8.70%) Demand Management
9 2 (8.70%) Process Management
9 2 (8.70%) E-Procurement
9 2 (8.70%) Workflow
9 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.35%) SAP FI

Procure-to-Pay
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (13.04%) SAP MM
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 3G
1 1 (4.35%) 4G
1 1 (4.35%) BGP
1 1 (4.35%) Broadband
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) LTE
1 1 (4.35%) MPLS
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Trainer
2 5 (21.74%) Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) ERP Manager
4 3 (13.04%) ERP Trainer
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Transition Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Process Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX Trainer
5 2 (8.70%) Process Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ERP
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
4 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 4 (17.39%) Order to Cash
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Transition Management
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Demand Management
7 2 (8.70%) E-Procurement
7 2 (8.70%) Process Management
7 2 (8.70%) Revenue Recognition
7 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Ariba
3 1 (4.35%) OpenText
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle