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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 42 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing ERP 6 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.24% 1.77% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.25% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 12
Median daily rate £450 £453 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -7.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £439
% change year-on-year
- -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +57.89%

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
381 710 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.72% 78.63% 80.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 456 336
Median daily rate £410 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 31
Median hourly rate £20.33 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -4 2 £450 -6.25%
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 13 (36.11%) CRM
2 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Local Government
3 9 (25.00%) Web Development
3 9 (25.00%) Network Security
3 9 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 9 (25.00%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) PHP
4 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
5 6 (16.67%) Change Management
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Benchmarking
6 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) QA
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (8.33%) SAP
8 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement

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 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) HFM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) BGP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) MPLS
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Grunt
1 1 (2.78%) gulp
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
1 11 (30.56%) Local Government
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) ERP Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum Master
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) CSS3
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) BYOD
3 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) CRM
2 9 (25.00%) Web Development
3 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
4 6 (16.67%) Change Management
4 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Benchmarking
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) Coaching
8 2 (5.56%) Kanban
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
1 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) RightScale
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) VMware