The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 28 June 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Ariba 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.60% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £395 £425
% change year-on-year +26.58% -7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £30.00

Ariba is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 126 173 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 37.17% 52.11% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 141 158
Median daily rate £363 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +18.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £263 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.72% -14.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.64 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.67 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Ariba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in Merseyside

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ariba in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ariba in Merseyside