Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 662 799 764
Rank change year-on-year +137 -35 +27
Contract jobs citing Ariba 197 74 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 36 45
England median daily rate £600 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +13.64% +11.11%
10th Percentile £400 £215 £305
90th Percentile £650 £613 £648
UK median daily rate £600 £500 £440
% change year-on-year +20.00% +13.64% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
England median hourly rate £19.50 £15.65 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.60% -53.28% -
10th Percentile £16.50 £11.32 £31.75
90th Percentile £31.28 £20.38 £35.25
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £15.65 £33.50
% change year-on-year +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 40600 44229 44976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.80% 45.23% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 25466 27310 27018
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £244 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1360 1561 1937
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.29
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
North of England +124 73 £600 +9.09% 1
North West +84 71 £600 +9.09%
London +9 53 £500 +3.09%
South East +12 29 £500 -4.76%
Midlands +31 11 £413 -7.04%
West Midlands +41 10 £425 +25.93%
East of England -16 6 £275 -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 - -
Ariba
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ariba 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 England region with a requirement for Ariba.

1 181 (91.88%) SAP
2 78 (39.59%) SAP BW
3 61 (30.96%) Migration
4 59 (29.95%) Data Migration
5 38 (19.29%) Procure-to-Pay
6 37 (18.78%) Finance
7 25 (12.69%) Contract Management
8 23 (11.68%) SAP MM
9 22 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (10.15%) ERP
11 16 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (8.12%) SAP ERP
12 15 (7.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 15 (7.61%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.61%) OpenText
13 14 (7.11%) Project Management
13 14 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (6.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 12 (6.09%) SAP S/4HANA
15 12 (6.09%) Marketing
15 12 (6.09%) German Language
15 12 (6.09%) Italian Language
16 11 (5.58%) Performance Management
17 10 (5.08%) Master Data Management
17 10 (5.08%) Advertising
17 10 (5.08%) Data Management
17 10 (5.08%) Supplier Management
18 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
18 9 (4.57%) Order to Cash

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 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (11.68%) SAP MM
2 16 (8.12%) SAP ERP
3 15 (7.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 12 (6.09%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (4.06%) SAP SRM
6 3 (1.52%) SAP SD
7 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.02%) SAP BPC
7 2 (1.02%) SAP GRC
7 2 (1.02%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.02%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.51%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.51%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.51%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.51%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.51%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (39.59%) SAP BW
2 15 (7.61%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (6.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 5 (2.54%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (18.78%) Finance
2 12 (6.09%) German Language
2 12 (6.09%) Italian Language
2 12 (6.09%) Marketing
3 10 (5.08%) Advertising
4 6 (3.05%) Law
5 4 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.52%) Retail
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (30.96%) Consultant
2 57 (28.93%) Workstream Lead
3 47 (23.86%) SAP Consultant
4 21 (10.66%) Analyst
5 12 (6.09%) SAP Analyst
6 8 (4.06%) Procurement Manager
6 8 (4.06%) Project Manager
6 8 (4.06%) SAP MM Consultant
7 7 (3.55%) Technical Design Leader
7 7 (3.55%) Technical Leader
8 6 (3.05%) SAP Manager
8 6 (3.05%) SAP Project Manager
8 6 (3.05%) Trainer
9 5 (2.54%) IT Manager
9 5 (2.54%) SAP Support
9 5 (2.54%) SAP Technical Consultant
9 5 (2.54%) SAP Trainer
9 5 (2.54%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.03%) SAP Architect
10 4 (2.03%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) EDI
2 2 (1.02%) cXML
2 2 (1.02%) IDoc
3 1 (0.51%) Middleware
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.51%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.51%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.03%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) FMCG
6 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.96%) Migration
2 59 (29.95%) Data Migration
3 38 (19.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 25 (12.69%) Contract Management
5 20 (10.15%) ERP
6 16 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (7.11%) Project Management
8 14 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (5.58%) Performance Management
10 10 (5.08%) Data Management
10 10 (5.08%) Master Data Management
10 10 (5.08%) Supplier Management
11 9 (4.57%) Integration Testing
11 9 (4.57%) Order to Cash
11 9 (4.57%) Product Management
11 9 (4.57%) Spend Analysis
12 8 (4.06%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (3.55%) Source to Pay
14 6 (3.05%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.02%) ABAP
1 2 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.05%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 181 (91.88%) SAP
2 15 (7.61%) OpenText
3 7 (3.55%) Oracle
4 6 (3.05%) Concur
5 3 (1.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.02%) hybris
6 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.02%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.02%) Workday
7 1 (0.51%) Capita
7 1 (0.51%) HP
7 1 (0.51%) Kofax
7 1 (0.51%) Remedy
7 1 (0.51%) Sun
7 1 (0.51%) Syclo