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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 84 77 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +33
Contract jobs citing ERP 60 50 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.93% 2.07% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.92% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £302 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £37.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +77.56%
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
2339 1713 2112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.23% 70.76% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 906 1073
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 114 221
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Bedfordshire -4 20 £425 -22.72%
Cambridgeshire -10 17 £350 -12.50% 4
Hertfordshire -3 15 £550 +51.72% 16
Norfolk -11 5 £275 -24.13%
Suffolk -13 2 £363 -7.05% 4
Essex -9 1 £450 +66.66% 2
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (48.76%) Oracle
2 57 (47.11%) SAP
3 48 (39.67%) Finance
4 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
5 27 (22.31%) SQL
6 23 (19.01%) Project Management
7 22 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 19 (15.70%) Oracle EBS
9 18 (14.88%) Migration
9 18 (14.88%) Waterfall
10 17 (14.05%) Scrum
10 17 (14.05%) Agresso
10 17 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (13.22%) Oracle Payables
12 15 (12.40%) Oracle General Ledger
13 14 (11.57%) Oracle Receivables
13 14 (11.57%) Oracle Assets
13 14 (11.57%) ITIL
13 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (10.74%) .NET
14 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
15 12 (9.92%) Data Migration
16 11 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
16 11 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (8.26%) General Ledger
17 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
17 10 (8.26%) Manufacturing
17 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (4.96%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.96%) Apache
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (15.70%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (14.05%) Agresso
3 16 (13.22%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (12.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (11.57%) Oracle Receivables
5 14 (11.57%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (4.96%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (3.31%) ResourceLink
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (2.48%) SAP ERP
10 2 (1.65%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.83%) SyteLine
11 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) PaaS
2 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) DNS
2 5 (4.13%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.48%) DTS
7 2 (1.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.65%) QlikView
7 2 (1.65%) MySQL
8 1 (0.83%) DB2
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.83%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JUnit
General
1 48 (39.67%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) General Ledger
2 10 (8.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) Analyst
2 22 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 21 (17.36%) Developer
4 14 (11.57%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.92%) Consultant
6 9 (7.44%) Architect
7 8 (6.61%) Administrator
8 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) ERP Project Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (4.13%) SAP Architect
9 5 (4.13%) ERP Manager
10 4 (3.31%) SAP Manager
10 4 (3.31%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.31%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.31%) Service Manager
10 4 (3.31%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) .NET
2 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.65%) Java EE
3 2 (1.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) Struts
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
4 1 (0.83%) J2EE
4 1 (0.83%) EDI
4 1 (0.83%) JSF
4 1 (0.83%) JPA
4 1 (0.83%) JSON
4 1 (0.83%) CSS3
4 1 (0.83%) HTML5
4 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.83%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.83%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Data Integration
2 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.31%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.48%) PKI
4 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.65%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.65%) NHS
5 2 (1.65%) Replication
5 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.83%) Open Source
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Linux
2 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.13%) CentOS
4 2 (1.65%) HPUX
5 1 (0.83%) UNIX
5 1 (0.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.01%) Project Management
2 22 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 18 (14.88%) Migration
3 18 (14.88%) Waterfall
4 17 (14.05%) Scrum
4 17 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.57%) ITIL
7 12 (9.92%) Data Migration
8 11 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.79%) ETL
10 7 (5.79%) Change Control
11 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.96%) Workflow
12 5 (4.13%) CRM
12 5 (4.13%) Six Sigma
12 5 (4.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.31%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.96%) C#
3 6 (4.96%) Java
4 5 (4.13%) Perl
5 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.31%) ABAP
6 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.65%) VBA
6 2 (1.65%) VB
6 2 (1.65%) C
7 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.13%) RHCE
3 4 (3.31%) Degree
4 3 (2.48%) ISEB
4 3 (2.48%) OCP
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.83%) ACCA
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.31%) vSphere
2 4 (3.31%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (4.13%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.48%) SCCM
2 3 (2.48%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (48.76%) Oracle
2 57 (47.11%) SAP
3 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.79%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.79%) JD Edwards
5 5 (4.13%) EMC
6 4 (3.31%) VMware
7 3 (2.48%) Sage
8 2 (1.65%) Tableau
8 2 (1.65%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.65%) Progress
8 2 (1.65%) Cognos
9 1 (0.83%) Siebel
9 1 (0.83%) Epicor
9 1 (0.83%) CA
9 1 (0.83%) Primavera
9 1 (0.83%) Netezza
9 1 (0.83%) ForgeRock