The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills 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 ERP over the 3 months to 16 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 East of England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 94 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing ERP 56 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.74% 1.65% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.40% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 23
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £339 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-48.41% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2324 1582 2149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.15% 68.60% 69.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 870 1066
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 120 198
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
ERP
England

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ERP
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 ERP across the East of England region.

ERP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ERP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ERP Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

ERP
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 ERP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 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
Essex -8 21 £400 +6.66% 7
Cambridgeshire -14 14 £413 +3.12% 10
Bedfordshire -15 10 £490 -20.96% 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £300 -40.00% 8
Norfolk - 2 £400 - 4
Suffolk - - - - 4
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 38 (33.93%) Finance
2 37 (33.04%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (28.57%) Project Management
4 31 (27.68%) SAP
5 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
6 26 (23.21%) Oracle
7 23 (20.54%) MS Excel
8 22 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (16.96%) MS Office
10 18 (16.07%) SQL
10 18 (16.07%) Business Analysis
11 16 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
12 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
13 11 (9.82%) Retail
14 10 (8.93%) Logistics
14 10 (8.93%) .NET
14 10 (8.93%) CRM
14 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
15 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
15 9 (8.04%) SAP ERP
15 9 (8.04%) Performance Management
16 8 (7.14%) Windows
16 8 (7.14%) Java
16 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
16 8 (7.14%) SaaS
16 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 7 (6.25%) Risk Management
17 7 (6.25%) Migration
17 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.57%) Apache
2 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.89%) ArchestrA
3 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.89%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) SAP ERP
2 6 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (4.46%) SAP CRM
3 5 (4.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.68%) Agresso
4 3 (2.68%) SAP APO
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.68%) SAP SCM
4 3 (2.68%) SAP Business One
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.79%) Magento
6 1 (0.89%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) DNS
2 2 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (0.89%) RFID
3 1 (0.89%) Intranet
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.89%) LAN
3 1 (0.89%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) SMTP
3 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.89%) MS Access
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.68%) LSMW
3 1 (0.89%) SAP CE
3 1 (0.89%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 38 (33.93%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
2 11 (9.82%) Retail
3 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.25%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.79%) Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Analyst
2 40 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 15 (13.39%) Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Consultant
4 12 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Programme Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (4.46%) ERP Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (3.57%) SQL Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Administrator
8 3 (2.68%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.68%) Data Manager
8 3 (2.68%) ERP Manager
9 2 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) .NET
2 5 (4.46%) HTML
2 5 (4.46%) Web Services
3 4 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (3.57%) jQuery
3 4 (3.57%) XML
3 4 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) Middleware
4 1 (0.89%) Struts
4 1 (0.89%) JSF
4 1 (0.89%) Java EE
4 1 (0.89%) JPA
4 1 (0.89%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.57%) Data Extraction
2 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.57%) Open Source
3 3 (2.68%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.79%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.79%) EPoS
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
5 1 (0.89%) Replication
5 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.89%) PKI
5 1 (0.89%) SCADA
5 1 (0.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Linux
2 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.68%) CentOS
3 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.68%) Android
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.89%) HPUX
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.04%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (28.57%) Project Management
3 18 (16.07%) Business Analysis
4 16 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
5 10 (8.93%) Logistics
5 10 (8.93%) CRM
5 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.04%) Performance Management
7 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.25%) Migration
8 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.25%) OO
9 6 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.36%) TDD
9 6 (5.36%) Change Management
9 6 (5.36%) Change Control
10 5 (4.46%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.07%) SQL
2 8 (7.14%) Java
3 6 (5.36%) C#
3 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.46%) PHP
5 4 (3.57%) Ruby
5 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.57%) C
5 4 (3.57%) Python
6 3 (2.68%) VB
7 2 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) Degree
1 4 (3.57%) ACCA
2 3 (2.68%) RHCE
3 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) PMP
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) ISEB
4 1 (0.89%) OCP
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.79%) vSphere
3 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (27.68%) SAP
2 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
3 26 (23.21%) Oracle
4 5 (4.46%) Sage
5 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.68%) Manugistics
7 2 (1.79%) VMware
7 2 (1.79%) EMC
7 2 (1.79%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.89%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.89%) CA
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco
8 1 (0.89%) Cognos
8 1 (0.89%) Wonderware
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