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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 35 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing ERP 16 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.67% 0.71% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 0.91% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Average daily rate
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£425 - £463
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-37.25% -29.16%
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
388 220 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.99% 77.74% 75.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 135 180
Average daily rate £425 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £17.50 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 - 7 £425 -
Bedford - 3 £225 -
Dunstable - - - -
ERP
East of England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 22 (62.86%) Finance
3 20 (57.14%) SAP
4 18 (51.43%) PRINCE2
4 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) Scrum
6 16 (45.71%) Agresso
7 15 (42.86%) Waterfall
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
9 13 (37.14%) Oracle Payables
9 13 (37.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 13 (37.14%) Oracle Assets
10 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (25.71%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (25.71%) SQL
12 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (20.00%) General Ledger
13 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
13 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
14 5 (14.29%) Project Management
14 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
15 4 (11.43%) MS Office
16 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
16 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
16 3 (8.57%) Retail
17 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
17 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 2 (5.71%) Project Planning

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Agresso
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) French Language
4 2 (5.71%) German Language
4 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Project Manager
2 12 (34.29%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) ERP Manager
5 3 (8.57%) PMO Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Payments Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Business Change Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Internal Communications Manager
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) PRINCE2
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
10 1 (2.86%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (2.86%) ITIL
10 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 20 (57.14%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.86%) Primavera