Period
to 29 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 29 May 2020 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
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 457 653 763
Rank change year-on-year +196 +110 -49
Contract jobs citing Ariba 148 193 118
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.50% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 86 59
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.21%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £325
90th Percentile £701 £697 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £533 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +6.50% +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.50% +455.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £100.00
% change year-on-year - -72.50% +455.56%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19,963 38,582 41,960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.95% 42.46% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,830 24,007 26,079
Median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 895 1,311 1,482
Median hourly rate £20.98 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.12 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £15.86
% change year-on-year +11.43% +10.34% -6.68%

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ariba as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ariba.

Daily rate trend for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Ariba over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Ariba.

Hourly rate trend for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ariba within the UK over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
England +193 118 £528 +0.48% 2
UK excluding London +167 76 £533 +6.50% 2
London +144 46 £525 -4.55%
South East +121 46 £548 +15.26% 1
Work from Home +18 26 £525 -4.55%
East of England +56 10 £400 +20.75%
Midlands +90 8 £338 -27.03% 1
Wales +29 4 £669 +16.30%
Scotland - 4 £525 -
West Midlands +66 3 £425 -5.56%
South West +52 3 £550 -
East Midlands +38 2 £219 -53.95% 1
North of England +89 1 - -
North West +59 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 with a requirement for Ariba.

1 137 (92.57%) SAP
2 56 (37.84%) SAP S/4HANA
3 39 (26.35%) Finance
4 26 (17.57%) Procure-to-Pay
5 24 (16.22%) ERP
6 22 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
7 21 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (12.84%) SC Cleared
8 19 (12.84%) SuccessFactors
8 19 (12.84%) Decision-Making
9 18 (12.16%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 17 (11.49%) SAP HANA
10 17 (11.49%) Concur
11 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
12 14 (9.46%) Migration
13 13 (8.78%) SAP SRM
13 13 (8.78%) SAP Fiori
14 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
15 11 (7.43%) Java
15 11 (7.43%) ABAP
15 11 (7.43%) Oracle
15 11 (7.43%) Project Management
16 10 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
16 10 (6.76%) Business Transformation
16 10 (6.76%) Project Delivery
17 9 (6.08%) Analytics
17 9 (6.08%) Source to Pay
17 9 (6.08%) SAP MDG

Ariba
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (4.05%) NetWeaver
2 5 (3.38%) SAP EP
3 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.35%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 56 (37.84%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (8.78%) SAP SRM
3 9 (6.08%) SAP MDG
4 8 (5.41%) SAP ERP
5 6 (4.05%) SAP CO
5 6 (4.05%) SAP FI
5 6 (4.05%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (3.38%) SAP CRM
7 4 (2.70%) SAP MDM
7 4 (2.70%) SAP MM
7 4 (2.70%) SAP Retail
7 4 (2.70%) SAP SD
8 3 (2.03%) Magento
8 3 (2.03%) SAP EWM
9 2 (1.35%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.35%) SAP GRC
9 2 (1.35%) SAP HR
9 2 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (1.35%) SAP PS
9 2 (1.35%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.84%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (3.38%) SaaS
3 4 (2.70%) PaaS
4 3 (2.03%) Azure
5 2 (1.35%) GCP
6 1 (0.68%) AWS
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Office 365
6 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
1 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SAP HANA
2 5 (3.38%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) PVCS
2 5 (3.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.68%) git-flow
4 1 (0.68%) Grunt
4 1 (0.68%) gulp
4 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.68%) LSMW
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.68%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.68%) Toad
4 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 39 (26.35%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.41%) Retail
4 4 (2.70%) Marketing
4 4 (2.70%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.03%) French Language
5 3 (2.03%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.03%) Law
5 3 (2.03%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.35%) Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.68%) Environmental Health
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (31.08%) Consultant
2 31 (20.95%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (14.86%) Architect
4 20 (13.51%) SAP Architect
5 17 (11.49%) SAP Manager
6 12 (8.11%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.43%) Developer
7 11 (7.43%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (6.76%) Analyst
8 10 (6.76%) SAP Project Manager
8 10 (6.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.08%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
11 6 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (3.38%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
12 5 (3.38%) SAP Technical Architect
12 5 (3.38%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 5 (3.38%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.70%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.78%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (4.05%) SAP PI
3 5 (3.38%) HTML
3 5 (3.38%) SAPUI5
4 4 (2.70%) CSS
4 4 (2.70%) SAP Basis
4 4 (2.70%) Spring Boot
4 4 (2.70%) XSL
5 3 (2.03%) J2EE
5 3 (2.03%) LAMP
5 3 (2.03%) XHTML
6 2 (1.35%) SAP TM
6 2 (1.35%) XSLT
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.68%) CSS3
7 1 (0.68%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.68%) Sass
7 1 (0.68%) Spring
7 1 (0.68%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.73%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.03%) FMCG
4 3 (2.03%) LPAR
4 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.35%) Life Science
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.08%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Linux
2 3 (2.03%) Unix
3 2 (1.35%) AIX
4 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.57%) Procure-to-Pay
2 24 (16.22%) ERP
3 22 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.84%) Decision-Making
5 18 (12.16%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 14 (9.46%) Migration
7 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.43%) Project Management
9 10 (6.76%) Business Transformation
9 10 (6.76%) Project Delivery
10 9 (6.08%) Analytics
10 9 (6.08%) Source to Pay
10 9 (6.08%) Statistics
11 8 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.41%) Change Management
11 8 (5.41%) Logistics
12 7 (4.73%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.73%) OO
12 7 (4.73%) SAP Implementation
12 7 (4.73%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.43%) ABAP
1 11 (7.43%) Java
2 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.03%) Java 8
3 3 (2.03%) PHP
4 1 (0.68%) Groovy
4 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.70%) Degree
4 2 (1.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.68%) ACCA
5 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.68%) CCA
5 1 (0.68%) CIMA
5 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PMP
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) QA
3 4 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.35%) PMO
5 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.68%) IFRS
5 1 (0.68%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 137 (92.57%) SAP
2 17 (11.49%) Concur
3 11 (7.43%) Oracle
4 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.76%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.38%) Apttus
6 4 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.03%) IBM
7 3 (2.03%) Informatica
7 3 (2.03%) Workday
7 3 (2.03%) Zend
8 2 (1.35%) Google
8 2 (1.35%) Kronos
9 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.68%) Brocade
9 1 (0.68%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.68%) OpenText
9 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.68%) Sage