Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 837 792 865
Rank change year-on-year -45 +73 +29
Contract jobs citing Concur 46 86 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.087% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.20% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 51 21
UK median daily rate £513 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £369 £275 £403
90th Percentile £638 £594 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £337 £494
% change year-on-year +70.62% -31.75% +9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
UK median hourly rate £51.25 £27.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.81% +31.71% -34.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £81.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +146.97% +60.98% -34.80%

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 43,636 42,820 48,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.34% 43.37% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,122 26,340 29,581
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,652 1,405 1,640
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.81% -3.97% +2.97%

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 19 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Concur over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 September 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 -44 43 £488 +14.71% 8
London -3 24 £475 -9.52% 1
UK excluding London -29 21 £575 +70.62% 8
South East -21 14 £575 +86.08% 6
East of England - 3 £450 - 1
Midlands -3 2 £600 +54.84%
West Midlands -23 2 £600 +54.84%
Scotland -24 2 £595 +1.28% 1

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (58.70%) SAP
2 12 (26.09%) ERP
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 8 (17.39%) SaaS
3 8 (17.39%) Ariba
3 8 (17.39%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (15.22%) SAP Fiori
5 6 (13.04%) Expense Management
5 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) QA
6 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 5 (10.87%) Accounts Payable
7 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.70%) SAP HANA
7 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
7 4 (8.70%) HTML
7 4 (8.70%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) REST
7 4 (8.70%) Workflow
7 4 (8.70%) Spring
7 4 (8.70%) General Ledger
7 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) Maven
8 3 (6.52%) Telecoms

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 3 (6.52%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (4.35%) HFM
2 2 (4.35%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.35%) SAP GRC
2 2 (4.35%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.17%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.17%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) npm
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
1 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.52%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Ant
1 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.52%) Maven
1 3 (6.52%) NWDS
2 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) LSMW
2 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) General Ledger
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Transition Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) SAP Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Service Transition Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Administration Assistant
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.35%) SAP CO Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) SAP FI Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) REST
2 4 (8.70%) Spring
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.52%) HTML5
3 3 (6.52%) J2EE
3 3 (6.52%) JSON
3 3 (6.52%) OSGi
3 3 (6.52%) SAPUI5
3 3 (6.52%) SOAP
3 3 (6.52%) Stripes Framework
3 3 (6.52%) Struts
4 2 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.17%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ERP
2 6 (13.04%) Expense Management
2 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 5 (10.87%) Accounts Payable
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.70%) Workflow
5 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Business Transformation
5 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 3 (6.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.52%) Service Design
5 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) ABAP
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) SAP
2 8 (17.39%) Ariba
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.35%) Charles River
4 2 (4.35%) CODA
4 2 (4.35%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com