The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 48 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs citing ERP 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.39% 2.37% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 3.20% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Average daily rate
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£376 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +58.26%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 281 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.74% 74.14% 62.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 128 120
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 73
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.36 £30.00 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) SAP
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Apache
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Perl
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) RHCE
7 5 (27.78%) EMC
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (27.78%) CentOS
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (27.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (22.22%) vSphere
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (11.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Agresso
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) E-business
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) RHCE
2 3 (16.67%) OCP
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (27.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) SAP
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 5 (27.78%) EMC
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 1 (5.56%) CA
7 1 (5.56%) Hyperion