The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 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
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 152 146
Rank change year-on-year +33 -6  
Contract jobs citing Ariba 21 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 0.29% 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 0.64% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £385 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +21.95% -3.52%  
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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1324 1732 1708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.99% 45.28% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 1017 846
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 58 116
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +16.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Ariba as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in the North West

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ariba in the North West

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ariba in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ariba in the North West

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +29 21 £385 -9.41%
Ariba
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Ariba.

1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (50.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 9 (40.91%) Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (36.36%) OpenText
5 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 6 (27.27%) ERP
6 5 (22.73%) Workflow
6 5 (22.73%) cXML
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
10 1 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
10 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
10 1 (4.55%) SAP GRC
10 1 (4.55%) SaaS
10 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
10 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
10 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
10 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
10 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
10 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.55%) Law
10 1 (4.55%) Legal

Ariba
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.55%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Commercial Officer
3 1 (4.55%) Data Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Architect
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Financial Leader
3 1 (4.55%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Trainer
3 1 (4.55%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) cXML
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (27.27%) ERP
2 6 (27.27%) Validation
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Contract Management
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (36.36%) OpenText
3 1 (4.55%) Concur