The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 88 74 112
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +38
Contract jobs citing ERP 59 53 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.96% 2.16% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 3.06% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 23
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£450 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £254 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £445 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £41.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.21% +58.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-37.25% -29.16%
ERP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2329 1733 2065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.45% 70.65% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1489 912 1087
Average daily rate £400 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £237 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 151 173
Average hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 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
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 31 October 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
Hertfordshire -3 21 £525 +31.25% 8
Bedfordshire 0 17 £425 -
Cambridgeshire -4 14 £370 +2.77% 6
Norfolk -16 5 £275 -24.13%
Suffolk +11 1 - - 3
Essex -26 1 £390 +30.00% 6
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 66 (56.90%) SAP
2 53 (45.69%) Oracle
3 42 (36.21%) Finance
4 32 (27.59%) SQL
5 29 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (19.83%) PRINCE2
6 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (15.52%) Scrum
8 18 (15.52%) Waterfall
9 17 (14.66%) Oracle Payables
9 17 (14.66%) Project Management
9 17 (14.66%) Agresso
10 16 (13.79%) ITIL
11 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
12 14 (12.07%) .NET
12 14 (12.07%) Migration
12 14 (12.07%) Dynamics AX
12 14 (12.07%) Oracle General Ledger
13 13 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (11.21%) Oracle EBS
13 13 (11.21%) Oracle Receivables
13 13 (11.21%) Oracle Assets
14 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
15 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
15 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (8.62%) ETL
16 10 (8.62%) JD Edwards
16 10 (8.62%) Business Analysis
16 10 (8.62%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.72%) Apache
3 2 (1.72%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Agresso
1 17 (14.66%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (12.07%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (11.21%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (11.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (11.21%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (3.45%) ResourceLink
4 4 (3.45%) SAP ERP
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.72%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.72%) SAP R/3
5 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.86%) SyteLine
6 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) DNS
2 4 (3.45%) DHCP
3 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.86%) VPN
4 1 (0.86%) SAN
4 1 (0.86%) Firewall
4 1 (0.86%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.45%) QlikView
6 3 (2.59%) DTS
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.72%) MySQL
7 2 (1.72%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (1.72%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.86%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (36.21%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.90%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) General Ledger
4 3 (2.59%) French Language
4 3 (2.59%) German Language
4 3 (2.59%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Analyst
2 23 (19.83%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.24%) Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Project Manager
5 13 (11.21%) Architect
5 13 (11.21%) Consultant
5 13 (11.21%) SAP Manager
6 6 (5.17%) SAP Architect
6 6 (5.17%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.17%) Administrator
6 6 (5.17%) Data Analyst
6 6 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.17%) ERP Project Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (4.31%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) .NET
2 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.59%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) XML
3 2 (1.72%) SOAP
3 2 (1.72%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.86%) JSON
4 1 (0.86%) HTML5
4 1 (0.86%) CSS3
4 1 (0.86%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.86%) HTML
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.59%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) Replication
5 2 (1.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.86%) Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.86%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Linux
2 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.72%) CentOS
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.86%) HPUX
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.86%) UNIX
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) PRINCE2
1 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (15.52%) Waterfall
3 18 (15.52%) Scrum
4 17 (14.66%) Project Management
5 16 (13.79%) ITIL
6 14 (12.07%) Migration
7 11 (9.48%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.62%) ETL
8 10 (8.62%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (8.62%) Data Migration
8 10 (8.62%) Analytics
9 9 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (7.76%) Workflow
9 9 (7.76%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (6.03%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (6.03%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) SQL
2 9 (7.76%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.17%) C#
4 5 (4.31%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.45%) Java
5 4 (3.45%) ABAP
6 3 (2.59%) VB
6 3 (2.59%) Perl
7 2 (1.72%) VBA
7 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) ISEB
3 2 (1.72%) ACCA
3 2 (1.72%) OCP
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.72%) RHCE
3 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) AAT
4 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.86%) CISA
4 1 (0.86%) CIMA
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.72%) vSphere
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (2.59%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.72%) SCCM
2 2 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) Puppet
3 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (56.90%) SAP
2 53 (45.69%) Oracle
3 29 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.62%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.45%) Tableau
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.59%) VMware
6 3 (2.59%) EMC
7 2 (1.72%) Progress
7 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Primavera
8 1 (0.86%) Netezza
8 1 (0.86%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.86%) IBM
8 1 (0.86%) Epicor
8 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.86%) Siebel
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