The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 38 51 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Contract jobs citing ERP 22 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.25% 0.98% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 1.40% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 20
Average daily rate £550 £390 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £377 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £411 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.95%
ERP
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 430 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.55% 70.38% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 267 247
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (43.24%) SOA
2 14 (37.84%) SAP
2 14 (37.84%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) Service Management
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) TOGAF
4 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (24.32%) SaaS
5 9 (24.32%) PaaS
5 9 (24.32%) Social Media
5 9 (24.32%) Process Improvement
5 9 (24.32%) IaaS
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (24.32%) ITIL
5 9 (24.32%) .NET
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
5 9 (24.32%) Process Management
6 8 (21.62%) VB
6 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 8 (21.62%) Java
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) SOAP
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
6 8 (21.62%) XML
6 8 (21.62%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (21.62%) EDI
6 8 (21.62%) EAI

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (21.62%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
1 8 (21.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.70%) Infor LN
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) IaaS
1 9 (24.32%) PaaS
1 9 (24.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (21.62%) DTS
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Applications Architect
4 6 (16.22%) TOGAF Architect
4 6 (16.22%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Zachman Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) ERP Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) EDI
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) HTML5
2 8 (21.62%) REST
2 8 (21.62%) SOAP
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
2 8 (21.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Social Media
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) SOA
2 12 (32.43%) Service Management
3 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (27.03%) TOGAF
4 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 9 (24.32%) Process Improvement
4 9 (24.32%) Process Management
4 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (21.62%) CRM
5 8 (21.62%) EAI
5 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) Analytics
6 7 (18.92%) Software Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) BPR
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Line Management
9 3 (8.11%) People Management
9 3 (8.11%) SDLC
9 3 (8.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Java
1 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
1 8 (21.62%) VB
1 8 (21.62%) XPath
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) JD Edwards
5 2 (5.41%) Infor
5 2 (5.41%) Kronos
6 1 (2.70%) Baan
6 1 (2.70%) Epicor
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.70%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.70%) Sage
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