The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 42 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing ERP 22 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.99% 2.83% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 3.61% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £435 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £480 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-37.25% -29.16%
ERP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
574 775 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.88% 78.20% 65.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 351 291
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 48 18
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £18.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £73.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -13 3 £450 -
Chester 0 1 - - 1
Macclesfield -1 1 - -
Wilmslow - - - - 1
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (48.48%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (27.27%) Advertising
5 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 8 (24.24%) SAP
6 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.18%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Data Management
9 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
9 4 (12.12%) Master Data Management
9 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.12%) Logistics
9 4 (12.12%) JD Edwards
9 4 (12.12%) UML
9 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.12%) Java
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 3 (9.09%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) QA
10 3 (9.09%) X++
10 3 (9.09%) Local Government

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
2 2 (6.06%) SAP EWM
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 9 (27.27%) Advertising
3 8 (24.24%) Finance
4 3 (9.09%) Local Government
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Architect
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Programme Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.03%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Data Management
4 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
4 4 (12.12%) Master Data Management
4 4 (12.12%) Logistics
4 4 (12.12%) UML
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) BPMN
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) X++
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ACCA
2 1 (3.03%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) SAP
3 4 (12.12%) JD Edwards
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) JDA
5 1 (3.03%) Teradata
5 1 (3.03%) RedPrairie
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