Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Concur products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Concur over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 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 Concur Technologies.

Concur
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 770 864
Rank change year-on-year -60 +94 +20
Contract jobs citing Concur 61 70 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.074% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.17% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 22
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% +21.88%
10th Percentile £383 £330 £362
90th Percentile £618 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £488
% change year-on-year +13.89% -7.69% +89.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% -34.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.50

Concur 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 43,273 41,632 49,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 43.81% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,825 25,422 30,101
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,585 1,431 1,619
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.07 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% -6.54% +2.94%

Concur
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Concur in the UK

Concur
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Concur in the UK

Concur
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Concur over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Concur in the UK

Concur
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Concur in the UK

Concur
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Concur within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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 -48 57 £475 +5.56% 5
London -28 36 £475 -9.52% 1
UK excluding London -30 23 £513 +13.89% 4
South East -22 12 £450 +2.86%
East of England - 7 £500 -
Midlands -9 2 £600 +47.69% 4
West Midlands -24 2 £600 +47.69% 4
Scotland -42 2 £595 +1.28%

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Concur 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 Concur.

1 40 (65.57%) SAP
2 22 (36.07%) Finance
3 12 (19.67%) SaaS
4 11 (18.03%) ERP
5 10 (16.39%) Functional Testing
5 10 (16.39%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (16.39%) SAP S/4HANA
6 9 (14.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Expense Management
6 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.75%) QA
6 9 (14.75%) Performance Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Security Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Ariba
7 6 (9.84%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle
9 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.56%) SAP Fiori
9 4 (6.56%) Accounts Payable
10 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Transition Management
10 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
10 3 (4.92%) Billing
10 3 (4.92%) General Ledger
10 3 (4.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (4.92%) ISTQB

Concur
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 2 (3.28%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (4.92%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.92%) SAP HR
3 2 (3.28%) HFM
3 2 (3.28%) Markit EDM
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.28%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.28%) SAP HCM
3 2 (3.28%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (3.28%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.64%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.64%) SAP GRC
4 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) SaaS
2 6 (9.84%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
1 1 (1.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
1 2 (3.28%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Ant
1 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.28%) Maven
1 2 (3.28%) NWDS
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Billing
2 3 (4.92%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Test Manager
2 10 (16.39%) Consultant
2 10 (16.39%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (16.39%) Transition Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Service Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 7 (11.48%) SAP Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Functional Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) SAP Test Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Cutover Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Security Manager
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.28%) HTML
2 2 (3.28%) HTML5
2 2 (3.28%) J2EE
2 2 (3.28%) JSON
2 2 (3.28%) OSGi
2 2 (3.28%) REST
2 2 (3.28%) SAPUI5
2 2 (3.28%) SOAP
2 2 (3.28%) Spring
2 2 (3.28%) Stripes Framework
2 2 (3.28%) Struts
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) EDI
3 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ERP
2 10 (16.39%) Functional Testing
2 10 (16.39%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (14.75%) Expense Management
3 9 (14.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 9 (14.75%) Performance Testing
3 9 (14.75%) Security Testing
3 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
4 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.56%) Accounts Payable
5 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.92%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.92%) Transition Management
6 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Workflow
7 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL
7 2 (3.28%) Project Management
7 2 (3.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) ABAP
1 2 (3.28%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.64%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 40 (65.57%) SAP
2 6 (9.84%) Ariba
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.28%) Charles River
5 2 (3.28%) CODA
5 2 (3.28%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Cognos
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) hybris
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Remedy