Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 660 815
Rank change year-on-year -92 +155 -27
Contract jobs citing Ariba 103 191 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.21% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.49% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 88 27
England median daily rate £535 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% +17.65% -4.49%
10th Percentile £339 £360 £166
90th Percentile £750 £675 £575
UK median daily rate £535 £525 £425
% change year-on-year +1.90% +23.53% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
England median hourly rate £82.25 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +356.94% -14.29% -37.31%
10th Percentile £80.98 £16.50 £20.50
90th Percentile £82.93 £29.13 £21.50
UK median hourly rate £82.25 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +356.94% -14.29% -37.31%

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 38,775 39,164 44,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.96% 43.49% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,302 24,331 27,736
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +3.00% +6.19%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.77% +4.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,473 1,268 1,508
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 September 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 23 September 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 -17 47 £525 +5.00% 6
London -33 36 £550 +10.00% 3
North of England -55 10 £615 +2.50% 5
North West -39 6 £685 +11.84% 3
Yorkshire -16 4 £615 +2.50% 1
Midlands -21 4 £363 -9.38%
West Midlands -33 3 £363 -12.12%
East of England -6 2 £488 +77.27%
East Midlands +2 1 £363 -9.38%
South West -15 1 £450 -23.08% 1
Ariba
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 93 (90.29%) SAP
2 34 (33.01%) Finance
3 31 (30.10%) Procure-to-Pay
4 26 (25.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.53%) ERP
7 14 (13.59%) Project Management
8 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (10.68%) SuccessFactors
9 11 (10.68%) SAP MM
9 11 (10.68%) EDI
9 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (9.71%) Oracle
11 8 (7.77%) Migration
11 8 (7.77%) Legal
11 8 (7.77%) SAP Fiori
11 8 (7.77%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (6.80%) Degree
12 7 (6.80%) Data Migration
12 7 (6.80%) Concur
12 7 (6.80%) Law
12 7 (6.80%) E-Procurement
12 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (6.80%) CRM
12 7 (6.80%) Change Management
13 6 (5.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (5.83%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.83%) Retail
13 6 (5.83%) Strategic Thinking
13 6 (5.83%) SAP Implementation

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 (4.85%) NetWeaver
1 5 (4.85%) SAP EP
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (25.24%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (10.68%) SAP MM
3 5 (4.85%) SAP CRM
3 5 (4.85%) SAP SRM
4 3 (2.91%) SAP MDG
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.94%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.94%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.94%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.94%) SAP GRC
5 2 (1.94%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.97%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.68%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (3.88%) SAP Leonardo
3 3 (2.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Intranet
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) SAP HANA
2 3 (2.91%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) LSMW
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 34 (33.01%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Legal
3 7 (6.80%) Law
4 6 (5.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.83%) Retail
5 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.97%) Front Office
8 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.97%) German Language
8 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Consultant
2 33 (32.04%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (13.59%) Architect
4 13 (12.62%) Analyst
5 12 (11.65%) SAP Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (8.74%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) Procurement Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) SAP Manager
8 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.83%) SAP MM Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.85%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) Functional Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) SAP Project Manager
10 4 (3.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.88%) SAP Technical Architect
10 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) EDI
2 8 (7.77%) SAP Fiori
3 5 (4.85%) IDoc
3 5 (4.85%) SAP PI
3 5 (4.85%) SAPUI5
4 3 (2.91%) .NET
4 3 (2.91%) cXML
5 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.97%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.97%) Middleware
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.97%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.97%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.97%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) Life Science
6 1 (0.97%) LPAR
6 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Procure-to-Pay
2 17 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (15.53%) ERP
4 14 (13.59%) Project Management
5 8 (7.77%) Migration
6 7 (6.80%) Change Management
6 7 (6.80%) CRM
6 7 (6.80%) Data Migration
6 7 (6.80%) E-Procurement
7 6 (5.83%) Accounts Payable
7 6 (5.83%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (5.83%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (5.83%) Strategic Thinking
7 6 (5.83%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 5 (4.85%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (4.85%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.88%) Contract Management
9 4 (3.88%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) ABAP
1 5 (4.85%) Java
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.91%) PMP
3 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) IFRS
2 2 (1.94%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) GDPR
3 1 (0.97%) GxP
3 1 (0.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 93 (90.29%) SAP
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 7 (6.80%) Concur
4 5 (4.85%) hybris
5 3 (2.91%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.94%) HP
6 2 (1.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.97%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.97%) Reuters