The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 28 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing ERP 14 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.07% 5.81% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 7.14% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 14
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +23.07%
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
288 280 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.72% 81.40% 90.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 183 322
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -10 4 £475 +8.57% 1
Bedford -8 1 £475 +23.37%
ERP
East of England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Change Control
3 5 (23.81%) SWIFT
3 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Kanban
3 5 (23.81%) Presales
3 5 (23.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 5 (23.81%) SEPA
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Validation
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
4 4 (19.05%) GxP
4 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
4 4 (19.05%) Product Management
4 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) Data Conversion
5 3 (14.29%) SAP ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 2 (9.52%) Infor M3
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.52%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Environment And Release Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Environment Manager
3 3 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Release Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Master Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) SWIFT
2 3 (14.29%) Data Conversion
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) EPoS
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Scrum
1 8 (38.10%) SDLC
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 5 (23.81%) Kanban
2 5 (23.81%) Presales
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Validation
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (19.05%) Product Management
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MBA
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SEPA
2 4 (19.05%) GxP
3 3 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Infor
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) NetSuite