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 2 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.

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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Epicor
Rank 577 524 555
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +31
Contract jobs citing Epicor 7 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.063% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.14% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £316 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
23867 22000 24162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.23% 46.34% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13903 12730 12711
Average daily rate £399 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1001 1270
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 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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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
South East -19 3 £400 +51.65% 2
London +2 1 £250 -28.57% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
North West - - - - 3
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 2
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Epicor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Ceridian
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Taleo
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Infor
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Writer
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Ceridian
3 1 (10.00%) Infor
3 1 (10.00%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago