The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 22 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.40% 0.61% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.79% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £475
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 £23.00 £36.40 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +58.26%
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Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 126 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 77.62% 76.36% 68.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 37
Average daily rate £325 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £44.90 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.04% +19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £31.30 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
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 Chester

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

ERP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) DSDM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) DSDM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sage