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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Epicor
Rank 563 547 574
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Contract jobs citing Epicor 6 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.050% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.11% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Epicor
UK

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
23802 22499 25066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.80% 46.52% 46.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13770 12903 13157
Average daily rate £398 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +1.97%
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 1079 1017 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -25 3 £400 +51.65% 2
East of England -28 2 £375 +9.09%
London -1 1 £250 -28.57% 5
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Epicor
UK

Epicor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 12 (75.00%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (18.75%) Front Office
5 3 (18.75%) Back Office
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (12.50%) Business Development
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Infor
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (6.25%) Peoplefluent

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (18.75%) Front Office
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Report Writer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 1 (6.25%) Ceridian
3 1 (6.25%) Infor
3 1 (6.25%) Peoplefluent
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago