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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 34 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing ERP 14 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.17% 2.68% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.37% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate
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£625 £550 £620
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £487 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £684
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -41.79%
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
361 326 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.86% 79.51% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 201 94
Average daily rate £475 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +93.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 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 1 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 +3 7 £613 -5.76% 3
Bedford - - - - 1
Dunstable - - - - 1
ERP
East of England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) SAP
3 11 (45.83%) Agresso
4 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) OLAP
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.50%) ETL
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Process Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) V-Model
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Retail
8 2 (8.33%) General Ledger

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Agresso
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
4 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
4 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
5 4 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) ERP Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Trainer
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Junior
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Architect
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) Process Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) V-Model
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ACCA
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) SAP
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
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