Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Ariba products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ariba over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP Ariba.

Ariba
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 729 678 798
Rank change year-on-year -51 +120 -28
Contract jobs citing Ariba 143 184 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.46% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 106 37
England median daily rate £525 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £300
90th Percentile £648 £656 £625
UK median daily rate £515 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -14.17% +20.00% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
England median hourly rate £54.25 £19.50 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.21% +24.60% -53.28%
10th Percentile £21.43 £16.50 £11.32
90th Percentile £82.78 £31.28 £20.38
UK median hourly rate £28.25 £19.50 £15.65
% change year-on-year +44.87% +24.60% -53.28%

Ariba is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40,745 40,433 43,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.26% 42.54% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,666 25,502 26,647
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £240 £245
90th Percentile £634 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £420
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,487 1,315 1,554
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.09 £45.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ariba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ariba in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ariba in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ariba in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the England region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
South East +22 57 £525 +2.44% 4
London +22 56 £525 +18.31% 7
North of England -66 15 £615 +2.50% 1
North West -79 9 £630 +5.00% 1
Midlands -12 7 £381 -10.29%
Yorkshire -4 6 £433 -
East of England +3 4 £439 +59.55% 1
East Midlands - 4 £363 -
West Midlands -27 3 £400 -5.88%
South West -36 1 £450 -
Ariba
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ariba 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 England region with a requirement for Ariba.

1 127 (88.81%) SAP
2 47 (32.87%) Finance
3 41 (28.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 36 (25.17%) Procure-to-Pay
5 29 (20.28%) ERP
6 27 (18.88%) SuccessFactors
7 20 (13.99%) CRM
8 19 (13.29%) Java
8 19 (13.29%) Oracle
9 18 (12.59%) ABAP
9 18 (12.59%) Project Management
9 18 (12.59%) SAP Fiori
10 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.79%) NetWeaver
11 14 (9.79%) Supplier Relationship Management
12 13 (9.09%) E-Procurement
12 13 (9.09%) Migration
13 12 (8.39%) SAP BW
13 12 (8.39%) SAP PI
13 12 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.39%) Concur
14 11 (7.69%) SAPUI5
14 11 (7.69%) SAP ERP
14 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
15 10 (6.99%) Change Management
15 10 (6.99%) SAP MM
16 9 (6.29%) Legal
16 9 (6.29%) Degree
16 9 (6.29%) Logistics
16 9 (6.29%) Accounts Payable

Ariba
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (9.79%) NetWeaver
2 7 (4.90%) SAP EP
3 3 (2.10%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (28.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (7.69%) SAP ERP
3 10 (6.99%) SAP MM
4 8 (5.59%) SAP CRM
4 8 (5.59%) SAP MDG
5 7 (4.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 5 (3.50%) SAP SRM
7 4 (2.80%) SAP IBP
8 3 (2.10%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (2.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (1.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (1.40%) SAP CO
9 2 (1.40%) SAP FI
9 2 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (1.40%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.70%) SAP PS
10 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.88%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (2.80%) SaaS
2 4 (2.80%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) Internet
2 3 (2.10%) HTTP
2 3 (2.10%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.10%) Intranet
2 3 (2.10%) SMTP
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) SSH
3 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) SAP BW
2 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.90%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) JIRA
2 2 (1.40%) LSMW
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.70%) Selenium
3 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 47 (32.87%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Legal
3 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.90%) Law
4 7 (4.90%) Retail
5 5 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.10%) Banking
6 3 (2.10%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.40%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.70%) French Language
8 1 (0.70%) Front Office
8 1 (0.70%) German Language
8 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.70%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (40.56%) Consultant
2 43 (30.07%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (15.38%) Architect
4 16 (11.19%) Analyst
4 16 (11.19%) SAP Architect
5 15 (10.49%) SAP Manager
6 12 (8.39%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.69%) SAP Technical Architect
7 11 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.29%) SAP Project Manager
8 9 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.90%) Procurement Consultant
9 7 (4.90%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Functional Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) SAP Business Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 5 (3.50%) Procurement Manager
11 5 (3.50%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.59%) SAP Fiori
2 12 (8.39%) SAP PI
3 11 (7.69%) SAPUI5
4 7 (4.90%) EDI
5 6 (4.20%) XSLT
6 5 (3.50%) SAP Basis
7 4 (2.80%) cXML
8 3 (2.10%) .NET
8 3 (2.10%) IDoc
8 3 (2.10%) JDBC
8 3 (2.10%) SAP ALE
8 3 (2.10%) XML
9 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.40%) BAPI
9 2 (1.40%) EDIFACT
9 2 (1.40%) EJB
9 2 (1.40%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.70%) SOAP
10 1 (0.70%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.80%) Clustering
5 2 (1.40%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) LPAR
6 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.50%) Linux
2 4 (2.80%) AIX
2 4 (2.80%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.17%) Procure-to-Pay
2 29 (20.28%) ERP
3 20 (13.99%) CRM
4 18 (12.59%) Project Management
5 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.79%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 13 (9.09%) E-Procurement
7 13 (9.09%) Migration
8 10 (6.99%) Change Management
9 9 (6.29%) Accounts Payable
9 9 (6.29%) Logistics
10 8 (5.59%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (5.59%) Strategic Thinking
11 7 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.90%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.90%) Validation
12 6 (4.20%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.20%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.29%) Java
2 18 (12.59%) ABAP
3 3 (2.10%) SQL
4 1 (0.70%) C
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) Groovy
4 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (6.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.80%) IFRS
2 2 (1.40%) PMO
2 2 (1.40%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Data Guard
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.40%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 127 (88.81%) SAP
2 19 (13.29%) Oracle
3 12 (8.39%) Concur
4 6 (4.20%) CA
4 6 (4.20%) hybris
4 6 (4.20%) OpenText
5 3 (2.10%) Baan
5 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.40%) HP
6 2 (1.40%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.70%) Reuters