The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 92 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Contract jobs citing ERP 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.94% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £463 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +35.71%
ERP
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) Local Government
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Progress
6 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Developer
2 3 (21.43%) ERP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Implementation Manager
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Magento Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Revenue Recognition
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Progress
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Zend