Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 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
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 554 482 633
Rank change year-on-year -72 +151 +118
Contract jobs citing Ariba 79 110 187
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.66% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 78
10th Percentile £359 £350 £298
25th Percentile £413 £388 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £609 £610 £600
90th Percentile £651 £700 £689
UK median daily rate £525 £548 £523
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.78% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK median hourly rate £75.00 - £27.50

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 19,880 16,575 34,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.81% 42.67% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,941 10,660 21,923
10th Percentile £290 £250 £261
25th Percentile £388 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £493 £468 £465
Median % change year-on-year +5.24% +0.65% +3.33%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £569
90th Percentile £684 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £455 £460
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.09% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 593 1,122
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.64 £11.07
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +6.95% +1.08% +5.71%
75th Percentile £41.37 £30.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £18.06
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.00% +4.24%

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ariba in England.

Daily rate trend for Ariba in England

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Ariba in England over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Ariba in England

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Ariba in England.

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 13 June 2021. 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 -84 24 £525 - 5
South East -9 19 £553 +0.91% 2
South West +23 9 £425 -22.73% 1
Midlands -18 7 £220 -45.00%
West Midlands -11 6 £215 -46.25%
North of England - 6 £525 - 4
East of England -3 5 £513 -2.38%
Yorkshire - 5 £525 - 3
North East - 1 £425 -
Ariba
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 70 (88.61%) SAP
2 41 (51.90%) Finance
3 26 (32.91%) SAP S/4HANA
4 22 (27.85%) Social Skills
5 16 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
7 11 (13.92%) Change Management
7 11 (13.92%) SLA
7 11 (13.92%) SAP MM
7 11 (13.92%) Public Sector
8 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (12.66%) Business Transformation
9 9 (11.39%) Project Management
9 9 (11.39%) ITIL
9 9 (11.39%) ERP
10 8 (10.13%) Migration
10 8 (10.13%) SAP HANA
10 8 (10.13%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 8 (10.13%) Source to Pay
11 7 (8.86%) Concur
11 7 (8.86%) Requirements Gathering
11 7 (8.86%) Process Improvement
11 7 (8.86%) Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (8.86%) SAP FI
11 7 (8.86%) SAP BW
11 7 (8.86%) CCA
11 7 (8.86%) SAP XI
11 7 (8.86%) Retail
11 7 (8.86%) SAP ALE
12 6 (7.59%) 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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.27%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (32.91%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (13.92%) SAP MM
3 7 (8.86%) SAP FI
4 5 (6.33%) SAP SCM
5 4 (5.06%) SAP CO
5 4 (5.06%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.06%) SAP SD
6 3 (3.80%) Primavera
6 3 (3.80%) SAP ERP
6 3 (3.80%) SAP PM
6 3 (3.80%) SAP PP
6 3 (3.80%) SAP QM
7 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.27%) Maximo
7 1 (1.27%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (1.27%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.27%) SAP IBP
7 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.27%) SAP Retail
7 1 (1.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (2.53%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.27%) AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Azure
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SAP HANA
2 7 (8.86%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.80%) MS Access
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) LSMW
General
1 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Social Skills
3 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
4 11 (13.92%) Public Sector
5 7 (8.86%) Retail
6 6 (7.59%) Aerospace
7 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (3.80%) French Language
8 3 (3.80%) German Language
8 3 (3.80%) Italian Language
8 3 (3.80%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
9 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.53%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (2.53%) Legal
9 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.27%) Billing
10 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Consultant
2 18 (22.78%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (12.66%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) SAP Manager
6 6 (7.59%) SAP Architect
6 6 (7.59%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Change Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) PMO Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.80%) IT Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.80%) PMO Lead
9 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.80%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) SAP PMO Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) SAP Business Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) SAP Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) SAP ALE
1 7 (8.86%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.53%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.27%) EDI
3 1 (1.27%) IDoc
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.27%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) FMCG
2 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (13.92%) Change Management
3 10 (12.66%) Business Transformation
3 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (11.39%) ERP
4 9 (11.39%) ITIL
4 9 (11.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.13%) Migration
5 8 (10.13%) Source to Pay
5 8 (10.13%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 7 (8.86%) Process Improvement
6 7 (8.86%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (8.86%) Requirements Gathering
7 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
7 6 (7.59%) Logistics
7 6 (7.59%) Project Delivery
7 6 (7.59%) Validation
8 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) C
2 2 (2.53%) ABAP
2 2 (2.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) CCA
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
3 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) SLA
2 6 (7.59%) PMO
3 2 (2.53%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.53%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 70 (88.61%) SAP
2 7 (8.86%) Concur
3 6 (7.59%) webMethods
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.06%) Workday
6 3 (3.80%) Aruba
6 3 (3.80%) Avaya
7 2 (2.53%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.53%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.53%) PTC
7 2 (2.53%) Tanium
8 1 (1.27%) DocuSign
8 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.27%) JDA
8 1 (1.27%) Kronos
8 1 (1.27%) Sage
8 1 (1.27%) VMware