The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 115 112 137
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing ERP 893 766 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.75% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.40% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 420 374
Average daily rate £425 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £574 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 10
Average hourly rate £21.75 £37.80 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.46% +190.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37851 31900 38847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.90% 72.96% 69.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23963 19486 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1111 983 1322
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
ERP
UK

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in England

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in England

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in England

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in England

ERP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

ERP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ERP
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 ERP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +54 434 £451 -2.59% 124
South East -55 121 £375 -3.84% 85
West Midlands -5 75 £411 -3.23% 37
South West +8 74 £413 +26.92% 50
East of England -23 50 £400 - 36
North West -15 43 £400 -13.97% 48
East Midlands -10 32 £385 -3.75% 18
Yorkshire -32 28 £323 -25.86% 20
Midlands -19 7 - - 2
North East -23 4 £450 - 10
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 682 (39.51%) SAP
2 493 (28.56%) Finance
3 395 (22.89%) Oracle
4 290 (16.80%) CRM
5 261 (15.12%) Project Management
6 257 (14.89%) Microsoft
7 207 (11.99%) Manufacturing
8 205 (11.88%) Migration
9 192 (11.12%) PRINCE2
10 186 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
11 183 (10.60%) SQL
12 178 (10.31%) Dynamics AX
13 163 (9.44%) SAP ERP
14 160 (9.27%) MS Excel
15 156 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 142 (8.23%) .NET
16 142 (8.23%) Retail
17 141 (8.17%) Java
17 141 (8.17%) Change Management
18 132 (7.65%) Telecoms
19 125 (7.24%) Data Migration
20 116 (6.72%) JD Edwards
21 114 (6.60%) ITIL
22 106 (6.14%) SaaS
23 98 (5.68%) SQL Server
24 91 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
25 89 (5.16%) Business Analysis
25 89 (5.16%) E-Commerce
26 85 (4.92%) Oracle ERP
27 81 (4.69%) Resource Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 75 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.68%) WebSphere
3 25 (1.45%) IIS
4 23 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 21 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 18 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 15 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (0.81%) CICS
9 11 (0.64%) Apache
9 11 (0.64%) CMS
10 9 (0.52%) NetWeaver
10 9 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (0.52%) Drupal
10 9 (0.52%) Alfresco
11 8 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.41%) Lync
13 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 160 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 60 (3.48%) MS Office
3 45 (2.61%) MS Project
4 35 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.17%) Windchill
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.058%) SPSS
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.058%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.058%) CATIA
8 1 (0.058%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 178 (10.31%) Dynamics AX
2 163 (9.44%) SAP ERP
3 85 (4.92%) Oracle ERP
4 75 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 63 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 61 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
7 57 (3.30%) SAP CRM
8 49 (2.84%) Agresso
9 40 (2.32%) Dynamics NAV
10 39 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
11 33 (1.91%) SAP FI
12 31 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
13 25 (1.45%) SAP SD
14 24 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 23 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
15 23 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
16 21 (1.22%) SAP CO
16 21 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
17 20 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
18 18 (1.04%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 106 (6.14%) SaaS
2 7 (0.41%) Force.com
2 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.23%) PaaS
4 3 (0.17%) Office 365
4 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.058%) IaaS
6 1 (0.058%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.058%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.39%) WAN
2 23 (1.33%) LAN
2 23 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.04%) DNS
4 15 (0.87%) Internet
5 13 (0.75%) VPN
5 13 (0.75%) Wireless
6 11 (0.64%) SAN
6 11 (0.64%) HTTP
6 11 (0.64%) VLAN
7 10 (0.58%) 4G
7 10 (0.58%) DHCP
8 9 (0.52%) Firewall
9 8 (0.46%) VoIP
10 6 (0.35%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.35%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.35%) PBX
11 4 (0.23%) SSL
11 4 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (3.24%) SAP BW
4 44 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
5 38 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 36 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 35 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
8 31 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
9 27 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (1.27%) SAP BI
12 18 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
13 17 (0.98%) DB2
14 15 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.81%) OLAP
15 14 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 36 (2.09%) LSMW
2 33 (1.91%) Subversion
3 26 (1.51%) Maven
4 23 (1.33%) Ant
5 13 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.75%) JIRA
6 10 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.52%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.46%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.46%) Selenium
8 8 (0.46%) MorphX
8 8 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (0.35%) NWDI
10 4 (0.23%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.23%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.23%) JDeveloper
11 3 (0.17%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.12%) LLBLGen Pro
12 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 493 (28.56%) Finance
2 207 (11.99%) Manufacturing
3 142 (8.23%) Retail
4 132 (7.65%) Telecoms
5 61 (3.53%) Banking
6 46 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 46 (2.67%) Back Office
7 39 (2.26%) Billing
8 35 (2.03%) Legal
9 29 (1.68%) Marketing
10 24 (1.39%) Advertising
11 21 (1.22%) Publishing
12 20 (1.16%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.87%) Automotive
13 15 (0.87%) Retail Banking
13 15 (0.87%) German Language
14 14 (0.81%) Local Government
14 14 (0.81%) Law
15 13 (0.75%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 336 (19.47%) Analyst
2 294 (17.03%) Consultant
3 253 (14.66%) Project Manager
4 199 (11.53%) Business Analyst
5 194 (11.24%) Developer
6 148 (8.57%) SAP Consultant
7 136 (7.88%) Architect
8 78 (4.52%) SAP Manager
9 71 (4.11%) ERP Manager
10 69 (4.00%) ERP Project Manager
11 55 (3.19%) Change Manager
12 54 (3.13%) Programme Manager
13 53 (3.07%) Functional Consultant
14 49 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
15 42 (2.43%) Administrator
16 36 (2.09%) Systems Analyst
17 32 (1.85%) Business Manager
18 31 (1.80%) Systems Manager
19 30 (1.74%) Senior Manager
20 27 (1.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (8.23%) .NET
2 72 (4.17%) HTML
3 69 (4.00%) XML
4 67 (3.88%) Web Services
5 49 (2.84%) Middleware
6 42 (2.43%) J2EE
7 38 (2.20%) CSS
8 34 (1.97%) SOAP
9 27 (1.56%) WSDL
10 26 (1.51%) XSD
11 23 (1.33%) EDI
11 23 (1.33%) XSL
11 23 (1.33%) RESTful
12 20 (1.16%) jQuery
13 19 (1.10%) ASP.NET
14 17 (0.98%) AngularJS
15 15 (0.87%) Backbone.js
16 14 (0.81%) HTML5
17 13 (0.75%) CSS3
18 12 (0.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (3.01%) FMCG
2 34 (1.97%) Management Information System
3 26 (1.51%) PMI
4 23 (1.33%) iPad
4 23 (1.33%) Social Media
5 21 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.16%) AS400
7 16 (0.93%) Data Conversion
8 12 (0.70%) Data Integration
8 12 (0.70%) Equities
8 12 (0.70%) Blackberry
9 11 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.58%) Mainframe
11 9 (0.52%) GIS
12 8 (0.46%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.46%) EPoS
13 7 (0.41%) Clustering
13 7 (0.41%) Replication
13 7 (0.41%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 76 (4.40%) Windows
2 32 (1.85%) UNIX
2 32 (1.85%) Linux
3 19 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.04%) Solaris
5 17 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 12 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (0.64%) AIX
7 11 (0.64%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.29%) HPUX
9 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.23%) Android
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.17%) CentOS
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.058%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (16.80%) CRM
2 261 (15.12%) Project Management
3 205 (11.88%) Migration
4 192 (11.12%) PRINCE2
5 186 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
6 156 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 141 (8.17%) Change Management
8 125 (7.24%) Data Migration
9 114 (6.60%) ITIL
10 91 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 89 (5.16%) Business Analysis
11 89 (5.16%) E-Commerce
12 81 (4.69%) Resource Management
13 75 (4.35%) Logistics
14 68 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (3.59%) Programme Management
16 60 (3.48%) Business Transformation
17 55 (3.19%) Scrum
18 52 (3.01%) Data Modelling
19 51 (2.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 183 (10.60%) SQL
2 141 (8.17%) Java
3 51 (2.95%) C#
4 43 (2.49%) JavaScript
5 34 (1.97%) ABAP
6 28 (1.62%) PL/SQL
7 25 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.22%) C
9 17 (0.98%) PHP
10 15 (0.87%) X++
10 15 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 14 (0.81%) Korn
12 12 (0.70%) C++
12 12 (0.70%) VB
13 11 (0.64%) Groovy
14 10 (0.58%) RPG
15 8 (0.46%) RPG IV
16 7 (0.41%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.41%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.41%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 72 (4.17%) Degree
2 60 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 54 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 41 (2.38%) ISEB
5 34 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 31 (1.80%) PMP
7 30 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 24 (1.39%) ISTQB
9 21 (1.22%) ACCA
10 17 (0.98%) CIMA
11 12 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.52%) MCSA
14 6 (0.35%) APMP
14 6 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
15 5 (0.29%) SAP Certification
15 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (0.23%) MCSE
17 3 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.49%) QA
2 30 (1.74%) SLA
3 19 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.35%) GxP
6 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.29%) RosettaNet
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.12%) EMIR
8 2 (0.12%) MiFID
8 2 (0.12%) GAAP
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.058%) COBIT
9 1 (0.058%) P3O
9 1 (0.058%) COREP
9 1 (0.058%) FINREP
System Software
1 34 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.41%) vSphere
4 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.12%) Samba
7 1 (0.058%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.058%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.058%) vCloud
7 1 (0.058%) OCFS2
7 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.52%) SCCM
3 8 (0.46%) SCOM
4 6 (0.35%) SAP Afaria
4 6 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.23%) WSUS
7 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.12%) DameWare
8 2 (0.12%) MOM
9 1 (0.058%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.058%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.058%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.058%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 682 (39.51%) SAP
2 395 (22.89%) Oracle
3 257 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 116 (6.72%) JD Edwards
5 47 (2.72%) IBM
6 43 (2.49%) PeopleSoft
7 35 (2.03%) Siebel
8 32 (1.85%) Business Objects
9 27 (1.56%) Hyperion
10 26 (1.51%) ATG
11 23 (1.33%) Perforce
11 23 (1.33%) Endeca
12 22 (1.27%) Informatica
13 20 (1.16%) Cognos
14 19 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.10%) Infor
15 17 (0.98%) Pegasus
16 16 (0.93%) HP
17 15 (0.87%) VMware
18 14 (0.81%) Epicor
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Rate: £480 - £545 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis IT
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 23 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day TO £525 DAY
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £285 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago