The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 25 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing ERP 22 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.57% 2.32% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 2.87% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 3
Average daily rate
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£625 £490 £620
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% -20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £563 £684
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -53.70%
ERP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 348 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.54% 80.74% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 210 93
Average daily rate £475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £323 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ERP across the Bedfordshire region.

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the Bedfordshire region.

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 12 £625 +28.20% 1
Bedford - 1 - - 1
ERP
East of England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ERP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ERP.

1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) SAP
3 14 (45.16%) Agresso
4 12 (38.71%) Oracle
5 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
8 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
9 5 (16.13%) CRM
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Data Integration
10 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) OLAP
10 4 (12.90%) ETL
11 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (9.68%) SOA
11 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.68%) SAP CO
11 3 (9.68%) SAP FI
11 3 (9.68%) Change Management
11 3 (9.68%) SaaS
11 3 (9.68%) PaaS

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ERP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Agresso
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (9.68%) SAP CO
3 3 (9.68%) SAP FI
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
1 3 (9.68%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) OLAP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) General Ledger
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Architect
2 12 (38.71%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Trainer
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Trainer
6 2 (6.45%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ERP Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) EJB
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) Servlets
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
4 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.13%) CRM
5 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) ETL
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) SOA
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) SAP
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.23%) Pega