The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Epicor products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Epicor over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Epicor Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Epicor
Rank 145 123 138
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing Epicor 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.065% 0.17% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.37% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1386 1094 1454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.10% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 486 647
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Epicor
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Epicor across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Epicor Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Epicor
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Epicor across the East of England region.

Epicor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Epicor
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Epicor within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £375 -16.66%
Hertfordshire -25 1 - -
Epicor
England

Epicor
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Epicor 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 Epicor.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Epicor 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 Epicor. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Report Writer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware