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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 38 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing ERP 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.84% 1.79% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.51% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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 £27.25 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.67% -13.84%
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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
278 199 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 72.97% 71.07% 65.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 148 86
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.16 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.21% -60.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £16.16 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £17.26 £60.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (41.67%) Agresso
3 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) E-Procurement
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Agresso
2 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Change Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) ERP Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) E-Procurement
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft