The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 38 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing ERP 24 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.60% 1.51% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 1.90% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 15
Median daily rate £388 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.27% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +134.37%
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
561 791 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.11% 79.58% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 561 306
Median daily rate £415 £438 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 40
Median hourly rate £19.64 £17.64 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -37.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.68 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +5 9 £450 -6.25%
Macclesfield +1 1 - -
Warrington -4 1 £400 -3.03%
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 23 (53.49%) CRM
2 19 (44.19%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) PHP
2 19 (44.19%) Web Development
2 19 (44.19%) Network Security
2 19 (44.19%) Digital Media
3 10 (23.26%) Local Government
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) Finance
4 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.95%) Change Management
5 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.63%) Retail
6 5 (11.63%) Benchmarking
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) HTML
6 5 (11.63%) CSS
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) jQuery
7 4 (9.30%) QA
7 4 (9.30%) HTML5
7 4 (9.30%) CSS3
7 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.30%) Grunt
7 4 (9.30%) gulp
8 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) HFM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Network Security
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.33%) BGP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Grunt
1 4 (9.30%) gulp
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 10 (23.26%) Local Government
2 9 (20.93%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
3 4 (9.30%) HTML Developer
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
4 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.65%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (4.65%) ERP Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Excel Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum Master
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) CSS
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.30%) CSS3
2 4 (9.30%) HTML5
2 4 (9.30%) jQuery
3 3 (6.98%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.33%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.33%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.33%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) BYOD
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) CRM
2 19 (44.19%) Web Development
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.95%) Change Management
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 5 (11.63%) Benchmarking
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.98%) Matrix Management
7 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
7 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
1 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
1 19 (44.19%) PHP
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) CCNA
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
1 3 (6.98%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe
2 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) F5
3 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.33%) Lotus
3 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.33%) RightScale
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Vertica
3 1 (2.33%) VMware