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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 53 18 38
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +20
Contract jobs citing ERP 4 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 5.92% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 8.59% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 22 3
Average daily rate
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£398 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -37.50%
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
405 419 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.39% 68.91% 65.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 255 144
Average daily rate £375 £340 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 24 December 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (12.50%) CAFM
6 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Automotive
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Essbase

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.25%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (6.25%) Maximo
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Essbase
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (6.25%) Electronics
5 1 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) CAFM
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCAB
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) Cincom