Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 663 812 772
Rank change year-on-year +149 -40 +64
Contract jobs citing Ariba 217 76 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.073% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 36 48
UK median daily rate £600 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +13.64% +11.11%
10th Percentile £388 £215 £297
90th Percentile £650 £613 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £407
% change year-on-year +9.09% +35.30% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £15.65 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.60% -53.28% -
10th Percentile £16.50 £11.32 £31.75
90th Percentile £31.28 £20.38 £35.25
UK excluding London 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43596 47131 49574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 45.31% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27081 28807 29231
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1688 2113
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.24 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.27 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Ariba
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ariba over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ariba in the UK

Ariba
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ariba over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 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
England +156 207 £600 +20.00% 2
UK excluding London +127 133 £600 +9.09% 2
North of England +126 78 £600 +9.09% 2
North West +87 76 £600 +9.09%
London +10 54 £500 +3.09%
South East +17 33 £500 -4.76%
Midlands +24 11 £413 -7.04%
West Midlands +30 10 £425 +25.93%
East of England -14 6 £275 -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Wales - 2 £525 -
Scotland - 2 - -
South West - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for Ariba.

1 201 (92.63%) SAP
2 78 (35.94%) SAP BW
3 61 (28.11%) Migration
4 59 (27.19%) Data Migration
5 51 (23.50%) Procure-to-Pay
6 41 (18.89%) Finance
7 26 (11.98%) ERP
7 26 (11.98%) Contract Management
8 25 (11.52%) SAP MM
9 24 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (8.76%) SAP ERP
12 18 (8.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 18 (8.29%) OpenText
12 18 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (7.37%) Project Management
14 15 (6.91%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (6.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (6.45%) German Language
15 14 (6.45%) Italian Language
16 13 (5.99%) Marketing
16 13 (5.99%) Supplier Management
17 12 (5.53%) SAP S/4HANA
18 11 (5.07%) Order to Cash
18 11 (5.07%) Spend Analysis
18 11 (5.07%) Performance Management
18 11 (5.07%) Advertising
19 10 (4.61%) Data Management
19 10 (4.61%) Integration Testing

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 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (11.52%) SAP MM
2 19 (8.76%) SAP ERP
3 18 (8.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 12 (5.53%) SAP S/4HANA
5 10 (4.61%) SAP SRM
6 3 (1.38%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.92%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.92%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.92%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.92%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.92%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.92%) SAP MDG
7 2 (0.92%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.46%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.46%) SAP MDG-S
8 1 (0.46%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.46%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.46%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (35.94%) SAP BW
2 15 (6.91%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (6.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 6 (2.76%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (18.89%) Finance
2 14 (6.45%) German Language
2 14 (6.45%) Italian Language
3 13 (5.99%) Marketing
4 11 (5.07%) Advertising
5 7 (3.23%) Law
6 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.38%) Legal
7 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.38%) Retail
7 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (31.80%) Consultant
2 57 (26.27%) Workstream Lead
3 55 (25.35%) SAP Consultant
4 24 (11.06%) Analyst
5 15 (6.91%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (4.15%) Procurement Manager
6 9 (4.15%) SAP MM Consultant
6 9 (4.15%) Technical Leader
7 8 (3.69%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.23%) SAP Manager
8 7 (3.23%) Technical Design Leader
9 6 (2.76%) SAP P2P Consultant
9 6 (2.76%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (2.76%) Trainer
10 5 (2.30%) Administrator
10 5 (2.30%) Functional Consultant
10 5 (2.30%) IT Manager
10 5 (2.30%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 5 (2.30%) SAP Support
10 5 (2.30%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.30%) cXML
2 3 (1.38%) EDI
3 2 (0.92%) IDoc
4 1 (0.46%) Middleware
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Core Interface
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.46%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.46%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.84%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.38%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) FMCG
6 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.11%) Migration
2 59 (27.19%) Data Migration
3 51 (23.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 26 (11.98%) Contract Management
4 26 (11.98%) ERP
5 20 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (7.37%) Project Management
8 15 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (5.99%) Supplier Management
10 11 (5.07%) Order to Cash
10 11 (5.07%) Performance Management
10 11 (5.07%) Spend Analysis
11 10 (4.61%) Data Management
11 10 (4.61%) Integration Testing
11 10 (4.61%) Master Data Management
12 9 (4.15%) Product Management
12 9 (4.15%) Source to Pay
12 9 (4.15%) Workflow
13 8 (3.69%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.92%) ABAP
1 2 (0.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (2.76%) Degree
2 5 (2.30%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.92%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 201 (92.63%) SAP
2 18 (8.29%) OpenText
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle
4 6 (2.76%) Concur
5 3 (1.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.92%) hybris
6 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.92%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.92%) Workday
7 1 (0.46%) Capita
7 1 (0.46%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) Kofax
7 1 (0.46%) Remedy
7 1 (0.46%) Sun
7 1 (0.46%) Syclo