The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 23 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing ERP 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.33% 4.28% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 5.84% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £450 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 137 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 72.73% 73.26% 67.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 77 101
Average daily rate £401 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £685 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -7.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ERP
South West

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 2 £450 - 2
Poole - - - -
Weymouth - - - -
ERP
South West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (84.21%) Agresso
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Process Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.26%) ACCA
6 1 (5.26%) CIMA
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) QA
6 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Test Management
6 1 (5.26%) Intentia

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (84.21%) Agresso
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
1 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
2 3 (15.79%) System Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Process Management
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ACCA
2 1 (5.26%) CIMA
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Intentia
3 1 (5.26%) Infor