Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Procurement Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 860 862
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Procurement Consultant 17 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 16
UK median daily rate £525 £535 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% +8.63% +3.68%
10th Percentile £370 £456 £341
90th Percentile £680 £631 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £588 £575
% change year-on-year +2.13% +2.17% +14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Procurement Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Procurement Consultant in the UK

Procurement Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Procurement Consultant in the UK

Procurement Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Procurement Consultant over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Procurement Consultant in the UK

Procurement Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Procurement Consultant in the UK

Procurement Consultant
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 Procurement Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 +36 15 £538 +0.47% 2
London -12 9 £513 -1.39%
UK excluding London +33 7 £600 +2.13% 2
North of England +67 4 £625 -7.41% 1
North West +30 4 £625 +13.64% 1
East of England -19 1 £210 -
South East - 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £525 -

Procurement Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Procurement Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Procurement Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 3 (17.65%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (11.76%) Indirect Procurement
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Spend Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.88%) Contract Management
5 1 (5.88%) GDPR
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
5 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (5.88%) E-Procurement

Procurement Consultant 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (17.65%) Logistics
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Indirect Procurement
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Contract Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) E-Procurement
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Spend Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft