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 30 January 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 133 103 134
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Contract jobs citing ERP 755 843 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.92% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.56% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 489 346
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £13.70 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.25 £74.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +16.66%
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 -15 307 £463 -2.63% 109
South East -11 168 £425 -5.55% 62
East of England +8 74 £463 +15.62% 20
North West -2 64 £438 -2.77% 33
Yorkshire -3 41 £363 +11.53% 26
South West -22 33 £490 +11.68% 18
East Midlands +16 22 £475 +33.80% 22
West Midlands -49 21 £425 +6.25% 26
North East -8 8 £513 +25.15% 2
Midlands -9 1 - - 6
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 646 (39.80%) SAP
2 518 (31.92%) Finance
3 402 (24.77%) Oracle
4 244 (15.03%) Project Management
5 231 (14.23%) Microsoft
6 221 (13.62%) CRM
7 203 (12.51%) Migration
8 199 (12.26%) Manufacturing
9 187 (11.52%) SQL
10 185 (11.40%) SAP ERP
11 172 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
12 170 (10.47%) Dynamics AX
13 163 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
14 158 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
15 143 (8.81%) MS Excel
16 141 (8.69%) Retail
17 137 (8.44%) Data Migration
17 137 (8.44%) PRINCE2
18 131 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 127 (7.83%) Change Management
20 120 (7.39%) Java
21 108 (6.65%) .NET
22 103 (6.35%) Business Analysis
23 102 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
24 100 (6.16%) Oracle EBS R12
25 98 (6.04%) Oracle ERP
26 94 (5.79%) E-Commerce
27 92 (5.67%) ITIL
27 92 (5.67%) Telecoms
28 88 (5.42%) SQL Server

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 65 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.73%) WebLogic
3 25 (1.54%) JBoss
4 23 (1.42%) NetWeaver
5 17 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.68%) CMS
6 11 (0.68%) Apache
7 8 (0.49%) Confluence
7 8 (0.49%) IIS
7 8 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.43%) Drupal
8 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.37%) Lync
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.25%) AquaLogic
11 4 (0.25%) Documentum
12 3 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 143 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 54 (3.33%) MS Office
4 53 (3.27%) MS Project
5 38 (2.34%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.062%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 185 (11.40%) SAP ERP
2 170 (10.47%) Dynamics AX
3 100 (6.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 98 (6.04%) Oracle ERP
5 85 (5.24%) Oracle EBS
6 75 (4.62%) Agresso
7 41 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 36 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
9 34 (2.09%) SAP FI
9 34 (2.09%) Oracle Financials
10 33 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
11 28 (1.73%) SAP BPC
12 26 (1.60%) Oracle General Ledger
13 24 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 23 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
15 20 (1.23%) SAP CO
16 19 (1.17%) SAP FI/CO
17 16 (0.99%) SAP FI-AP
17 16 (0.99%) SAP PSCD
17 16 (0.99%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.99%) SaaS
2 10 (0.62%) Office 365
3 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.31%) Force.com
5 4 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.18%) PaaS
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.18%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.062%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.062%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.062%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.80%) Firewall
1 13 (0.80%) WAN
2 12 (0.74%) LAN
2 12 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.55%) SAN
3 9 (0.55%) Intranet
3 9 (0.55%) Internet
4 8 (0.49%) LDAP
5 7 (0.43%) DNS
6 5 (0.31%) DHCP
6 5 (0.31%) HTTP
6 5 (0.31%) Network Security
7 4 (0.25%) FTP
8 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.18%) SSH
9 2 (0.12%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.12%) Modbus
9 2 (0.12%) Profibus
9 2 (0.12%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 63 (3.88%) SAP BW
3 59 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
5 40 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 36 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 30 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 30 (1.85%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.11%) DB2
12 17 (1.05%) SAP BI
12 17 (1.05%) QlikView
13 16 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
15 14 (0.86%) RDBMS
15 14 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (0.86%) MS Access
16 10 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (2.09%) Subversion
2 24 (1.48%) Maven
2 24 (1.48%) Ant
3 22 (1.36%) JIRA
4 18 (1.11%) Selenium
5 12 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.68%) LSMW
7 10 (0.62%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (0.43%) JUnit
9 7 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.37%) Redmine
10 6 (0.37%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.31%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.25%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.25%) MorphX
13 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.12%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 518 (31.92%) Finance
2 199 (12.26%) Manufacturing
3 141 (8.69%) Retail
4 92 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 48 (2.96%) Back Office
6 46 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 44 (2.71%) Advertising
8 32 (1.97%) Banking
9 29 (1.79%) Legal
10 23 (1.42%) General Ledger
11 22 (1.36%) Automotive
12 21 (1.29%) Marketing
13 19 (1.17%) Billing
14 17 (1.05%) Publishing
15 12 (0.74%) French Language
16 11 (0.68%) German Language
16 11 (0.68%) Turkish Language
17 9 (0.55%) Front Office
18 8 (0.49%) Local Government
19 5 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 354 (21.81%) Analyst
2 314 (19.35%) Consultant
3 200 (12.32%) Project Manager
4 184 (11.34%) Business Analyst
5 153 (9.43%) SAP Consultant
6 144 (8.87%) Architect
7 135 (8.32%) Developer
8 82 (5.05%) SAP Manager
9 65 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 55 (3.39%) Programme Manager
11 42 (2.59%) ERP Manager
11 42 (2.59%) Functional Consultant
12 37 (2.28%) Oracle Consultant
12 37 (2.28%) ERP Project Manager
13 36 (2.22%) Change Manager
14 29 (1.79%) Support Analyst
14 29 (1.79%) Data Analyst
15 27 (1.66%) Test Manager
15 27 (1.66%) SAP Business Analyst
16 26 (1.60%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (6.65%) .NET
2 77 (4.74%) Web Services
3 54 (3.33%) HTML
4 53 (3.27%) XML
5 49 (3.02%) SOAP
6 38 (2.34%) J2EE
7 31 (1.91%) Middleware
8 28 (1.73%) WSDL
9 26 (1.60%) XSD
9 26 (1.60%) CSS
10 24 (1.48%) RESTful
10 24 (1.48%) XSL
11 18 (1.11%) EDI
12 17 (1.05%) jQuery
13 16 (0.99%) SAP Basis
14 14 (0.86%) ASP.NET
15 12 (0.74%) JSON
15 12 (0.74%) SAP XI
16 10 (0.62%) Struts
17 8 (0.49%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 172 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (3.45%) FMCG
3 45 (2.77%) Management Information System
4 32 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (1.48%) Data Structures
6 23 (1.42%) Social Media
6 23 (1.42%) iPad
7 21 (1.29%) PMI
8 18 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 14 (0.86%) Data Integration
9 14 (0.86%) Computer Science
9 14 (0.86%) AS400
10 13 (0.80%) iSeries
11 12 (0.74%) Visualisation
12 9 (0.55%) Open Source
13 7 (0.43%) Replication
13 7 (0.43%) E-Learning
13 7 (0.43%) Reference Data
14 6 (0.37%) Data Extraction
14 6 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (4.81%) Windows
2 53 (3.27%) Linux
3 41 (2.53%) UNIX
4 18 (1.11%) AIX
5 10 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.18%) Solaris
11 3 (0.18%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.12%) CentOS
12 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.062%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.062%) VMS
13 1 (0.062%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (15.03%) Project Management
2 221 (13.62%) CRM
3 203 (12.51%) Migration
4 163 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
5 158 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
6 137 (8.44%) Data Migration
6 137 (8.44%) PRINCE2
7 131 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 127 (7.83%) Change Management
9 103 (6.35%) Business Analysis
10 102 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
11 94 (5.79%) E-Commerce
12 92 (5.67%) ITIL
13 87 (5.36%) ETL
14 77 (4.74%) Business Transformation
15 71 (4.37%) Waterfall
16 62 (3.82%) Scrum
17 61 (3.76%) Logistics
17 61 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
18 59 (3.64%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (11.52%) SQL
2 120 (7.39%) Java
3 40 (2.46%) C#
3 40 (2.46%) PL/SQL
4 29 (1.79%) C
5 26 (1.60%) ABAP
6 24 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 22 (1.36%) Groovy
7 22 (1.36%) JavaScript
8 16 (0.99%) X++
9 12 (0.74%) C++
10 10 (0.62%) PHP
11 9 (0.55%) Shell Script
11 9 (0.55%) VBA
12 7 (0.43%) VB
12 7 (0.43%) COBOL
13 5 (0.31%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.25%) XPath
14 4 (0.25%) Perl
15 3 (0.18%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 82 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 81 (4.99%) Degree
3 44 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 37 (2.28%) PMI Certification
5 27 (1.66%) SAP Certification
6 22 (1.36%) PMP
7 18 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.80%) ACCA
11 10 (0.62%) ISEB
11 10 (0.62%) CIMA
12 9 (0.55%) CCA
12 9 (0.55%) MCT
13 7 (0.43%) CCAB
13 7 (0.43%) CISA
13 7 (0.43%) CISSP
13 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.08%) QA
2 17 (1.05%) SLA
3 13 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.37%) EMIR
6 6 (0.37%) MiFID
6 6 (0.37%) COBIT
7 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.18%) GxP
8 3 (0.18%) P3O
9 2 (0.12%) GAAP
10 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.062%) GAMP
10 1 (0.062%) HL7
10 1 (0.062%) COSO
System Software
1 17 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.12%) PowerHA
4 2 (0.12%) OCFS2
4 2 (0.12%) SRDF
4 2 (0.12%) vSphere
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.062%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.062%) Xen
5 1 (0.062%) XenApp
5 1 (0.062%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.062%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.31%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.25%) Puppet
3 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.18%) SCCM
4 3 (0.18%) SCOM
4 3 (0.18%) Ansible
5 2 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.12%) Control-M
5 2 (0.12%) MOM
6 1 (0.062%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.062%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.062%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.062%) SCSM
6 1 (0.062%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 646 (39.80%) SAP
2 402 (24.77%) Oracle
3 231 (14.23%) Microsoft
4 81 (4.99%) JD Edwards
5 46 (2.83%) IBM
6 44 (2.71%) Siebel
7 41 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
8 32 (1.97%) Business Objects
9 28 (1.73%) Epicor
10 23 (1.42%) Endeca
11 22 (1.36%) Perforce
11 22 (1.36%) ATG
11 22 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (1.23%) Hyperion
12 20 (1.23%) HP
12 20 (1.23%) VMware
13 19 (1.17%) Informatica
14 17 (1.05%) Cognos
15 16 (0.99%) Remedy
16 14 (0.86%) Red Hat
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montash
Rate: £425 - £525 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
CRL
Rate: £400 per day Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Media
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago