Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for E-Procurement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Procurement over the 6 months to 19 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.

Electronic Procurement (eProcurement)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 842 829
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 -13
Contract jobs citing E-Procurement 18 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.027% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 25
England median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +11.11% -37.09%
10th Percentile £165 £311 £164
90th Percentile £543 £495 £580
UK median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
England median hourly rate £25.50 - £17.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 - £17.00

E-Procurement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78959 81979 85805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.17% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53119 54700 56575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 2121 2517
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

E-Procurement
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing E-Procurement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for E-Procurement in England

E-Procurement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Procurement in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Procurement in England

E-Procurement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Procurement in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Procurement in England

E-Procurement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Procurement in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Procurement in England

E-Procurement
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 E-Procurement within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -25 11 £388 -
Midlands +30 3 £425 +123.68% 1
South East +6 3 - -
West Midlands +29 2 £438 +130.26%
East of England - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £141 - 1
E-Procurement
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Procurement 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 E-Procurement.

1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) SLA
2 8 (44.44%) ERP
3 7 (38.89%) Ariba
4 6 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 6 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 6 (33.33%) SAP ERP
4 6 (33.33%) Law
4 6 (33.33%) NHS
4 6 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Legal
5 3 (16.67%) Contract Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (11.11%) DameWare
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (11.11%) Sophos
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) MCP
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) EDI
6 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft

E-Procurement
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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.56%) Infor M3
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) IT Manager
1 7 (38.89%) Procurement Manager
2 4 (22.22%) IT Procurement Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Category Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) EDI Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Procurement Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Procurement Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Procurement Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ERP
2 6 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 6 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) DameWare
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Ariba
3 6 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) Infor
5 1 (5.56%) NEC
5 1 (5.56%) Talend