Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 674 766 752
Rank change year-on-year +92 -14 +9
Contract jobs citing Ariba 177 64 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.073% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 29 52
England median daily rate £600 £545 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.09% +29.38% +6.38%
10th Percentile £325 £389 £273
90th Percentile £638 £638 £688
UK median daily rate £600 £545 £425
% change year-on-year +10.09% +28.24% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £33.00 £10.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +222.74% - -
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £10.23 -
% change year-on-year +222.74% - -

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 38,597 39,461 42,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.00% 44.74% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,547 24,515 25,541
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,298 1,449 1,717
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.52% +6.28%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +7.72%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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
North of England +84 68 £600 +4.35%
North West +69 60 £600 +4.35%
London +4 54 £481 -3.75% 7
South East +7 27 £463 -50.00% 1
East of England -15 10 £373 -32.58% 1
Yorkshire 0 8 £340 -37.61%
Midlands +12 6 - - 3
West Midlands +12 5 - - 2
South West +18 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Ariba
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 167 (94.35%) SAP
2 70 (39.55%) SAP BW
3 54 (30.51%) Migration
3 54 (30.51%) Data Migration
4 46 (25.99%) Finance
5 43 (24.29%) Procure-to-Pay
6 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (11.86%) SAP MM
8 20 (11.30%) Project Management
8 20 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (10.73%) ERP
10 18 (10.17%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (7.91%) Order to Cash
11 14 (7.91%) Contract Management
12 13 (7.34%) Concur
12 13 (7.34%) Process Improvement
13 12 (6.78%) OpenText
13 12 (6.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 12 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
14 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.21%) Degree
15 10 (5.65%) German Language
15 10 (5.65%) Italian Language
15 10 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (5.65%) Change Management
16 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
16 9 (5.08%) OpenText VIM for SAP
17 8 (4.52%) Marketing
17 8 (4.52%) Asset Management
17 8 (4.52%) Lean Six Sigma

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 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.13%) Confluence
2 2 (1.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (11.86%) SAP MM
2 12 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (5.08%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 6 (3.39%) SAP BPC
4 6 (3.39%) SAP ERP
4 6 (3.39%) SAP FI
5 5 (2.82%) SAP CO
5 5 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (2.26%) SAP GRC
7 3 (1.69%) SAP SD
7 3 (1.69%) SAP SRM
8 2 (1.13%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (1.13%) SAP MDG
8 2 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.13%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.56%) SAP FI-AP
9 1 (0.56%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.56%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.56%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (39.55%) SAP BW
2 18 (10.17%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (6.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (3.95%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.13%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.56%) Impala
6 1 (0.56%) Power BI
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.13%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Introscope
General
1 46 (25.99%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) German Language
2 10 (5.65%) Italian Language
3 8 (4.52%) Advertising
3 8 (4.52%) Marketing
4 6 (3.39%) Billing
5 4 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.13%) Back Office
7 2 (1.13%) Legal
7 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.13%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (29.94%) Workstream Lead
2 43 (24.29%) Consultant
3 35 (19.77%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (9.60%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.34%) Analyst
6 9 (5.08%) SAP Manager
6 9 (5.08%) SAP MM Consultant
7 7 (3.95%) Process Manager
7 7 (3.95%) SAP Project Manager
8 6 (3.39%) Architect
8 6 (3.39%) Technical Leader
9 5 (2.82%) Procurement Manager
9 5 (2.82%) SAP Architect
9 5 (2.82%) Technical Design Leader
10 4 (2.26%) Administrator
10 4 (2.26%) Functional Analyst
10 4 (2.26%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (2.26%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.26%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.26%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) EDI
2 6 (3.39%) SAP Fiori
3 5 (2.82%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.13%) IDoc
5 1 (0.56%) Middleware
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Core Interface
5 1 (0.56%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.56%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.82%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.13%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.13%) Unix
2 1 (0.56%) Linux
2 1 (0.56%) Windows
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.51%) Data Migration
1 54 (30.51%) Migration
2 43 (24.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 20 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (11.30%) Project Management
4 19 (10.73%) ERP
5 14 (7.91%) Contract Management
5 14 (7.91%) Order to Cash
6 13 (7.34%) Process Improvement
7 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.65%) Change Management
8 10 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.52%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.52%) Data Management
9 8 (4.52%) Lean Six Sigma
9 8 (4.52%) Master Data Management
9 8 (4.52%) Six Sigma
10 7 (3.95%) E-Procurement
10 7 (3.95%) Logistics
10 7 (3.95%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.82%) ABAP
2 3 (1.69%) Java
3 2 (1.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.56%) C
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.56%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.56%) ACCA
4 1 (0.56%) CCA
4 1 (0.56%) CIMA
4 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) PMO
2 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.13%) GxP
2 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.56%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 167 (94.35%) SAP
2 13 (7.34%) Concur
3 12 (6.78%) OpenText
4 7 (3.95%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.69%) Capita
8 2 (1.13%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.13%) Cognos
8 2 (1.13%) HP
8 2 (1.13%) IBM
8 2 (1.13%) Snow
8 2 (1.13%) Sybase
8 2 (1.13%) Workday
9 1 (0.56%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.56%) hybris
9 1 (0.56%) Kofax
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle
9 1 (0.56%) Sun
9 1 (0.56%) Tableau