The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 121 125 137
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing ERP 931 829 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.79% 1.72% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.30% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 475 376
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 28 27
Average hourly rate £26.50 £30.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% -5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.10 £40.45 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £32.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +0.76%
ERP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38838 36028 38687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.80% 74.55% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24649 22649 22867
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1007 1398
Average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 12 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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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 +20 391 £453 +0.55% 112
South East -12 140 £438 +8.02% 64
West Midlands +11 86 £425 +37.09% 26
East Midlands +18 69 £410 +17.14% 20
East of England -19 63 £425 +13.33% 23
North West +4 56 £500 +25.00% 51
South West -47 42 £375 +7.14% 19
Yorkshire +21 33 £350 -24.32% 27
Midlands +4 12 £400 -15.78%
North East -30 9 £150 -52.00% 5
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 726 (39.10%) SAP
2 548 (29.51%) Oracle
3 537 (28.92%) Finance
4 300 (16.16%) Microsoft
5 258 (13.89%) CRM
6 256 (13.79%) Project Management
7 224 (12.06%) Migration
8 206 (11.09%) Manufacturing
9 197 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
10 191 (10.29%) MS Excel
11 182 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
12 179 (9.64%) SQL
13 175 (9.42%) Dynamics AX
14 174 (9.37%) Change Management
15 170 (9.15%) Retail
16 166 (8.94%) Data Migration
17 156 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
18 152 (8.19%) PRINCE2
19 148 (7.97%) SAP ERP
20 147 (7.92%) Java
20 147 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
21 134 (7.22%) Oracle EBS R12
22 124 (6.68%) Oracle EBS
22 124 (6.68%) .NET
23 111 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
24 109 (5.87%) Business Transformation
25 107 (5.76%) ITIL
26 105 (5.65%) XML
27 104 (5.60%) Oracle ERP
27 104 (5.60%) Waterfall

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 72 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.48%) WebLogic
3 34 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 22 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
6 14 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (0.75%) Drupal
7 13 (0.70%) AquaLogic
8 12 (0.65%) Alfresco
8 12 (0.65%) Confluence
8 12 (0.65%) NetWeaver
8 12 (0.65%) Apache
9 11 (0.59%) IIS
10 8 (0.43%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.43%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.43%) CMS
10 8 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.43%) CICS
10 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 191 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 80 (4.31%) MS Office
3 79 (4.25%) MS Project
4 62 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (2.91%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.48%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.27%) MicroStation
8 5 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 175 (9.42%) Dynamics AX
2 148 (7.97%) SAP ERP
3 134 (7.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 124 (6.68%) Oracle EBS
5 104 (5.60%) Oracle ERP
6 63 (3.39%) Agresso
7 60 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 46 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
9 45 (2.42%) Oracle General Ledger
10 43 (2.32%) Dynamics NAV
10 43 (2.32%) Oracle Applications
11 42 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
12 32 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
13 30 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
14 28 (1.51%) SAP CO
15 24 (1.29%) SAP FI
16 23 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
17 20 (1.08%) SAP BPC
18 18 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
18 18 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.25%) SaaS
2 10 (0.54%) Office 365
3 7 (0.38%) Force.com
4 5 (0.27%) PaaS
4 5 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.16%) IaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.054%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.92%) DNS
1 17 (0.92%) Internet
2 15 (0.81%) Intranet
2 15 (0.81%) HTTP
3 14 (0.75%) WAN
3 14 (0.75%) SAN
4 12 (0.65%) FTP
4 12 (0.65%) Firewall
5 10 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.48%) DHCP
7 8 (0.43%) LAN
8 7 (0.38%) SSL
9 6 (0.32%) VPN
9 6 (0.32%) VoIP
10 5 (0.27%) VLAN
10 5 (0.27%) Network Security
10 5 (0.27%) NAS
11 4 (0.22%) LDAP
11 4 (0.22%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 47 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 45 (2.42%) SAP BW
6 44 (2.37%) Oracle Database
7 43 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
8 42 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
11 24 (1.29%) SAP BI
12 17 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
15 13 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 13 (0.70%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (2.37%) Subversion
2 38 (2.05%) Maven
2 38 (2.05%) Ant
3 22 (1.18%) LSMW
4 18 (0.97%) JIRA
5 12 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.48%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.22%) Selenium
7 4 (0.22%) MorphX
7 4 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.11%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.11%) FishEye
9 2 (0.11%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.11%) Toad
9 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 537 (28.92%) Finance
2 206 (11.09%) Manufacturing
3 170 (9.15%) Retail
4 86 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 81 (4.36%) Back Office
6 63 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 43 (2.32%) Advertising
8 41 (2.21%) Banking
9 30 (1.62%) Billing
10 27 (1.45%) Front Office
11 26 (1.40%) Automotive
12 25 (1.35%) General Ledger
13 23 (1.24%) Legal
14 19 (1.02%) Marketing
15 17 (0.92%) German Language
16 16 (0.86%) French Language
17 14 (0.75%) Publishing
18 12 (0.65%) Local Government
19 7 (0.38%) Aerospace
20 5 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 384 (20.68%) Analyst
2 285 (15.35%) Consultant
3 235 (12.65%) Project Manager
4 192 (10.34%) Developer
5 184 (9.91%) Architect
6 165 (8.89%) Business Analyst
7 128 (6.89%) SAP Consultant
8 80 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
9 64 (3.45%) SAP Manager
10 56 (3.02%) Administrator
11 54 (2.91%) ERP Manager
12 48 (2.58%) Change Manager
13 47 (2.53%) Oracle Consultant
13 47 (2.53%) ERP Project Manager
14 42 (2.26%) Functional Consultant
15 41 (2.21%) Support Analyst
16 38 (2.05%) Systems Analyst
17 36 (1.94%) Programme Manager
18 33 (1.78%) Trainer
19 31 (1.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (6.68%) .NET
2 105 (5.65%) XML
3 92 (4.95%) Web Services
4 71 (3.82%) SOAP
5 65 (3.50%) HTML
6 59 (3.18%) XSD
6 59 (3.18%) WSDL
7 54 (2.91%) J2EE
8 53 (2.85%) Middleware
9 40 (2.15%) XSL
10 39 (2.10%) RESTful
11 29 (1.56%) XSLT
11 29 (1.56%) ASP.NET
12 26 (1.40%) CSS
13 24 (1.29%) jQuery
14 23 (1.24%) DOM
15 22 (1.18%) EDI
16 18 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
17 14 (0.75%) WCF
18 13 (0.70%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.52%) FMCG
3 51 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 42 (2.26%) iPad
5 39 (2.10%) Social Media
6 33 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.24%) AS400
8 19 (1.02%) iSeries
9 17 (0.92%) Data Integration
10 16 (0.86%) SWIFT
11 14 (0.75%) PMI
12 12 (0.65%) Open Source
12 12 (0.65%) Data Conversion
13 11 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.54%) Computer Science
14 10 (0.54%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.48%) Data Extraction
15 9 (0.48%) E-Learning
16 7 (0.38%) Fat Client
16 7 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 71 (3.82%) Linux
2 57 (3.07%) Windows
3 34 (1.83%) UNIX
4 12 (0.65%) AIX
5 11 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.54%) Solaris
7 8 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.27%) CentOS
11 4 (0.22%) HPUX
11 4 (0.22%) VMS
12 3 (0.16%) Android
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.11%) NetWare
14 1 (0.054%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (13.89%) CRM
2 256 (13.79%) Project Management
3 224 (12.06%) Migration
4 197 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
5 182 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 174 (9.37%) Change Management
7 166 (8.94%) Data Migration
8 152 (8.19%) PRINCE2
9 147 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 111 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 109 (5.87%) Business Transformation
12 107 (5.76%) ITIL
13 104 (5.60%) Waterfall
14 97 (5.22%) E-Commerce
15 95 (5.12%) Business Analysis
16 80 (4.31%) Scrum
17 70 (3.77%) Programme Management
18 66 (3.55%) SOA
19 65 (3.50%) Resource Management
20 62 (3.34%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 179 (9.64%) SQL
2 147 (7.92%) Java
3 51 (2.75%) C#
4 46 (2.48%) Groovy
5 33 (1.78%) ABAP
6 28 (1.51%) T-SQL
6 28 (1.51%) JavaScript
6 28 (1.51%) C
7 24 (1.29%) PL/SQL
8 21 (1.13%) VBA
8 21 (1.13%) XPath
9 18 (0.97%) X++
10 14 (0.75%) VB
10 14 (0.75%) C++
11 11 (0.59%) Perl
12 10 (0.54%) Korn
12 10 (0.54%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.48%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.43%) XQuery
15 7 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 96 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 71 (3.82%) Degree
3 62 (3.34%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.99%) ISEB
5 34 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 29 (1.56%) ISTQB
7 25 (1.35%) PMP
8 23 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.59%) MCT
11 11 (0.59%) CCAB
11 11 (0.59%) ACCA
12 9 (0.48%) CIMA
13 7 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.38%) CCNP
13 7 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.32%) SAP Certification
14 6 (0.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.69%) QA
2 32 (1.72%) SLA
3 17 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.48%) MiFID
5 9 (0.48%) EMIR
6 6 (0.32%) GxP
7 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.27%) RosettaNet
8 4 (0.22%) COBIT
9 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.16%) GAMP
9 3 (0.16%) P3O
10 2 (0.11%) GCP
10 2 (0.11%) GMP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
10 2 (0.11%) GAAP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.38%) vSphere
3 6 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.22%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.11%) OCFS2
5 2 (0.11%) GPFS
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.054%) Xen
6 1 (0.054%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.054%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.054%) RACF
6 1 (0.054%) Samba
6 1 (0.054%) ACF2
6 1 (0.054%) XenApp
6 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.43%) SCCM
3 7 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (0.32%) SCOM
5 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) WSUS
6 2 (0.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.054%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.054%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.054%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) SCSM
7 1 (0.054%) OpenView
7 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) MOM
7 1 (0.054%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 726 (39.10%) SAP
2 548 (29.51%) Oracle
3 300 (16.16%) Microsoft
4 95 (5.12%) JD Edwards
5 68 (3.66%) IBM
6 66 (3.55%) Siebel
7 60 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
8 41 (2.21%) JBoss
9 38 (2.05%) ATG
9 38 (2.05%) Perforce
9 38 (2.05%) Endeca
10 30 (1.62%) Business Objects
11 26 (1.40%) Pegasus
12 24 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.18%) HP
14 19 (1.02%) VMware
15 18 (0.97%) Cognos
16 15 (0.81%) Red Hat
17 14 (0.75%) BEA
18 13 (0.70%) EMC
Fareham, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £314.15 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £530 - £630 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £39,000 per annum 18 months fixed term
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Salary negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Rate: From £200 to £300 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
NES Global Talent
Rate: Excellent Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago