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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 54 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing ERP 12 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 1.98% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.81% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £240 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.60% -38.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £190 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.67% -13.84%
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
508 463 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 65.72% 70.36% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 317 251
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £227 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -36.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £58.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) SAP
4 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.00%) People Management
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
8 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
9 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (12.00%) CRM
9 3 (12.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
9 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (8.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) Essbase
10 2 (8.00%) Agresso
10 2 (8.00%) SOA
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.00%) Data Management
10 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (8.00%) CAFM

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (4.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.00%) Agresso
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.00%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Maximo
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.00%) Essbase
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Integration Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ERP Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) People Management
4 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) CAFM
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) PLM
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
1 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (4.00%) webMethods
4 1 (4.00%) Cincom
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects