Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP Ariba.

Ariba
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 356 348
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 +24
Contract jobs citing Ariba 33 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 21
South East median daily rate £500 £525 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +25.75% +5.43%
10th Percentile £408 £431 £335
90th Percentile £643 £1,223 £484
England median daily rate £600 £500 £440
% change year-on-year +20.00% +13.64% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £21.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -37.31% -
10th Percentile £31.50 £20.50 £31.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £21.50 £35.25
England median hourly rate £19.50 £15.65 £33.50
% change year-on-year +24.60% -53.28% -

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8091 8036 9168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.08% 48.33% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4651 4621 5123
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £238 £224 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 398 432
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £44.88
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ariba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in the South East

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ariba in the South East

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ariba in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ariba in the South East

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ariba in the South East

Ariba
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hampshire +25 19 £475 -
Berkshire 0 7 £550 -45.00%
Thames Valley -10 7 £550 -45.00%
West Sussex -2 5 £545 -
Surrey -17 3 £675 +38.46%
Ariba
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Ariba.

1 32 (96.97%) SAP
2 10 (30.30%) Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (27.27%) Spend Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Contract Management
4 6 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Finance
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.09%) SAP Security
7 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 3 (9.09%) SAP SRM
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Time Management
7 3 (9.09%) Source to Pay
7 3 (9.09%) Concur
7 3 (9.09%) Logistics
7 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) SAP SD
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 3 (9.09%) EDI
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL

Ariba
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP SD
1 3 (9.09%) SAP SRM
2 2 (6.06%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP PM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Billing
2 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Consultant
2 13 (39.39%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (30.30%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Support
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Business Process Expert
5 2 (6.06%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Procurement Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP SRM Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) EDI
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Core Interface
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (27.27%) Spend Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Contract Management
3 6 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) Logistics
6 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Security
6 3 (9.09%) Source to Pay
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) ABAP
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Concur
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.06%) Workday
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy