Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 745 677 782
Rank change year-on-year -68 +105 -66
Contract jobs citing Ariba 105 129 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 54 36
England median daily rate £500 £500 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40% -4.83%
10th Percentile £321 £400 £305
90th Percentile £750 £635 £681
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
England median hourly rate £100.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +455.56% - -
UK median hourly rate £100.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +455.56% - -

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 37,862 36,866 42,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.66% 44.00% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,642 22,786 26,596
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,367 1,267 1,473
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%

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 18 June 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
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 18 June 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
London -33 38 £550 +4.76% 5
South East -9 36 £500 - 3
North of England -31 12 £363 -35.56%
East of England +1 9 £423 -23.53% 1
Yorkshire -18 7 £351 -41.46%
North West -43 5 £475 -13.64%
Midlands -16 3 £350 -15.15% 1
East Midlands +2 2 £350 -12.50%
West Midlands -29 1 - - 1
Ariba
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 96 (91.43%) SAP
2 36 (34.29%) Finance
3 35 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 20 (19.05%) SAP S/4HANA
5 19 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (18.10%) SAP MM
5 19 (18.10%) ERP
6 13 (12.38%) Project Management
6 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (11.43%) Change Management
8 11 (10.48%) EDI
8 11 (10.48%) Concur
9 9 (8.57%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (7.62%) Process Improvement
10 8 (7.62%) Supplier Management
10 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (7.62%) SAP FI
10 8 (7.62%) E-Procurement
11 7 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (6.67%) Process Management
11 7 (6.67%) Java
11 7 (6.67%) SAP CO
11 7 (6.67%) SAP BPC
11 7 (6.67%) Order to Cash
12 6 (5.71%) Demand Management
12 6 (5.71%) Degree

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 2 (1.90%) Confluence
2 1 (0.95%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.95%) SAP EP
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (19.05%) SAP S/4HANA
2 19 (18.10%) SAP MM
3 8 (7.62%) SAP FI
4 7 (6.67%) SAP BPC
4 7 (6.67%) SAP CO
4 7 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (2.86%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.90%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.90%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.90%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.95%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.95%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.95%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.76%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) Impala
4 1 (0.95%) Power BI
4 1 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.95%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) JIRA
1 2 (1.90%) LSMW
General
1 36 (34.29%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.81%) Billing
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) German Language
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Consultant
2 24 (22.86%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.38%) SAP Manager
5 11 (10.48%) Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Developer
7 7 (6.67%) SAP Architect
7 7 (6.67%) SAP MM Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Process Manager
9 5 (4.76%) SAP Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Business Process Owner
10 4 (3.81%) Change Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.81%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) SAP Project Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) EDI
2 5 (4.76%) IDoc
3 4 (3.81%) SAP Basis
3 4 (3.81%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (3.81%) Web Services
4 2 (1.90%) cXML
4 2 (1.90%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.95%) Middleware
5 1 (0.95%) SAP Core Interface
5 1 (0.95%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.95%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.86%) User Experience
5 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 19 (18.10%) ERP
2 19 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (12.38%) Project Management
4 12 (11.43%) Change Management
5 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.62%) E-Procurement
5 8 (7.62%) Process Improvement
5 8 (7.62%) Supplier Management
5 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.67%) Order to Cash
6 7 (6.67%) Process Management
7 6 (5.71%) Asset Management
7 6 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (5.71%) Logistics
7 6 (5.71%) Migration
7 6 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
7 6 (5.71%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) Java
2 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.71%) SQL
3 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.90%) ABAP
5 1 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (1.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.95%) ACCA
3 1 (0.95%) CIMA
3 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.95%) PMP
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) GxP
1 3 (2.86%) PMO
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 96 (91.43%) SAP
2 11 (10.48%) Concur
3 5 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.86%) IBM
4 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.90%) Cognos
5 2 (1.90%) HP
5 2 (1.90%) hybris
5 2 (1.90%) OpenText
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle
6 1 (0.95%) Capita
6 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.95%) ReadSoft
6 1 (0.95%) Tableau