The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 38 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing ERP 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.09% 1.74% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.39% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +77.56%
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South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 209 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 74.18% 72.82% 64.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 156 76
Average daily rate £370 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -63.03%
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 Cardiff

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Agresso
3 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) General Ledger
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) SAP
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
5 4 (23.53%) SAP SRM
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Stress Testing
6 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (17.65%) ISEB
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Back Office
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (5.88%) Degree
8 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Agresso
2 4 (23.53%) SAP SRM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) General Ledger
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Change Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) ERP Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Procurement Assistant
5 1 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Stress Testing
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) E-Procurement
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: £400
Posted: 5 hours ago