The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Epicor products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Epicor over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Epicor
Rank 566 541 504
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -37
Contract jobs citing Epicor 10 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.040% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.088% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £170 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £370 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22294 21710 19190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 45.45% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12982 12255 10544
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 969 998 1095
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

Epicor
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Epicor Jobs Demand Trend in England

Epicor
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Epicor Daily Rate Trend in England

Epicor
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Epicor across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Epicor Daily Rate Histogram in England

Epicor
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Epicor Hourly Rate Trend in England

Epicor
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +6 7 £400 +166.66% 3
South East -18 3 £325 -40.90% 2
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 3
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Epicor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (88.89%) ERP
2 17 (47.22%) SAP
3 13 (36.11%) UNIX
4 10 (27.78%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.67%) Magento
6 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) SOAP
6 6 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) PHP
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (8.33%) JD Edwards
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.33%) SQL
9 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Degree
9 3 (8.33%) NetSuite
9 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (8.33%) Infor
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) IntelliMatch

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Magento
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.56%) ResourceLink
3 2 (5.56%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (2.78%) Agresso
4 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) ERP Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) ERP Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Systems Manager
5 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Development Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Finance Systems Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.78%) ERP Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Finance Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
1 6 (16.67%) SOAP
1 6 (16.67%) jQuery
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) ERP
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) PLM
4 2 (5.56%) Logistics
4 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
1 6 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VBA
3 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) ACCA
2 1 (2.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) NFS
1 2 (5.56%) Samba
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 3 (8.33%) NetSuite
3 3 (8.33%) Infor
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) CODA
5 1 (2.78%) Ceridian