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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 22 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing ERP 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.42% 3.01% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 3.64% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £490 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £416 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +35.71%
ERP
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
100 110 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 85.47% 82.71% 89.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 67 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £278 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.50 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Local Government
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) E-business
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Local Government
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Application Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) ERP Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior ICT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Release Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) E-business
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle