Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Procurement Administrator was £185 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Procurement Administrator
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 846 861
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Procurement Administrator 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.008% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
UK median daily rate £185 £178 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +4.41% +44.68%
10th Percentile £143 £105 £150
90th Percentile £248 £238 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £178 £150
% change year-on-year -18.31% +18.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £12.38 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.56% -45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.38 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +37.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 95,356 91,900 100,919
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.79% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,359 59,969 64,362
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,820 3,248 3,828
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

Procurement Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Procurement Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Procurement Administrator in the UK

Procurement Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Procurement Administrator in the UK

Procurement Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Procurement Administrator in the UK

Procurement Administrator
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Procurement Administrator within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 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 -16 7 £185 +4.23% 1
London - 4 £225 - 1
UK excluding London +5 3 £145 -18.31%
Midlands - 2 £145 -
South East -20 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £145 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Procurement Administrator Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Procurement Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Procurement Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Email Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Back Office
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) SAP

Procurement Administrator Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Email Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) BMC
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow