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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 100 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Contract jobs citing ERP 944 798 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.97% 1.72% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.35% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 461 421
Average daily rate
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£433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 28 15
Average hourly rate £22.75 £37.80 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.81% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.85 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £44.35 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £37.80 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-39.81% +127.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35674 33981 37500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.32% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22568 21050 21971
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 994 1335
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +44 441 £475 +3.26% 94
South East -7 141 £375 -11.76% 72
West Midlands +13 81 £425 +25.92% 35
East Midlands +19 63 £450 +2.85% 25
East of England -14 57 £425 +13.33% 20
North West +6 52 £513 +20.58% 31
South West -31 50 £350 -4.10% 38
Yorkshire +1 23 £290 -29.69% 10
North East -19 7 £300 -13.66% 13
Midlands +5 5 £180 -70.00% 2
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 725 (39.60%) SAP
2 505 (27.58%) Oracle
3 503 (27.47%) Finance
4 288 (15.73%) Microsoft
5 260 (14.20%) CRM
6 258 (14.09%) Project Management
7 218 (11.91%) Manufacturing
8 208 (11.36%) Migration
9 195 (10.65%) SQL
10 189 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
11 180 (9.83%) MS Excel
12 166 (9.07%) Change Management
13 165 (9.01%) PRINCE2
14 155 (8.47%) Retail
15 153 (8.36%) SAP ERP
15 153 (8.36%) Data Migration
16 152 (8.30%) Java
17 151 (8.25%) Dynamics AX
18 150 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
19 133 (7.26%) .NET
20 119 (6.50%) Oracle EBS R12
21 115 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
22 113 (6.17%) ITIL
23 109 (5.95%) Oracle EBS
24 105 (5.73%) XML
25 104 (5.68%) Oracle ERP
26 98 (5.35%) SQL Server
27 92 (5.02%) JD Edwards
27 92 (5.02%) Security Cleared
28 89 (4.86%) Web Services

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 62 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.51%) WebLogic
3 37 (2.02%) WebSphere
4 25 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 20 (1.09%) IIS
5 20 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 16 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (0.82%) Tomcat
8 14 (0.76%) CICS
9 12 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.66%) Drupal
9 12 (0.66%) Alfresco
10 11 (0.60%) AquaLogic
10 11 (0.60%) CMS
10 11 (0.60%) Apache
11 9 (0.49%) NetWeaver
11 9 (0.49%) Confluence
12 7 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 180 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.21%) MS Office
3 66 (3.60%) MS Project
4 52 (2.84%) MS Visio
5 47 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.16%) MicroStation
8 3 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.11%) Windchill
10 1 (0.055%) Simulink
10 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 153 (8.36%) SAP ERP
2 151 (8.25%) Dynamics AX
3 119 (6.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 109 (5.95%) Oracle EBS
5 104 (5.68%) Oracle ERP
6 66 (3.60%) Agresso
7 56 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
8 52 (2.84%) Oracle Applications
9 44 (2.40%) Oracle Payables
10 43 (2.35%) Oracle General Ledger
11 42 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
12 39 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
13 35 (1.91%) Dynamics NAV
14 26 (1.42%) SAP CO
14 26 (1.42%) Oracle 11i
14 26 (1.42%) SAP FI
15 25 (1.37%) SAP CRM
16 24 (1.31%) Oracle Assets
17 22 (1.20%) SAP HR
17 22 (1.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.48%) SaaS
2 9 (0.49%) Force.com
3 6 (0.33%) Office 365
4 5 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.22%) PaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.04%) HTTP
2 17 (0.93%) DNS
3 13 (0.71%) Internet
4 11 (0.60%) Firewall
4 11 (0.60%) SAN
4 11 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.60%) FTP
5 10 (0.55%) WAN
6 9 (0.49%) DHCP
6 9 (0.49%) Intranet
7 8 (0.44%) VPN
7 8 (0.44%) Ethernet
7 8 (0.44%) VoIP
8 6 (0.33%) LAN
8 6 (0.33%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.27%) VLAN
10 4 (0.22%) Wireless
10 4 (0.22%) LDAP
11 3 (0.16%) SSL
11 3 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 48 (2.62%) Relational Database
5 47 (2.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 44 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
6 44 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (2.13%) SAP BW
8 35 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
10 24 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (1.09%) SAP BI
12 19 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
13 18 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 15 (0.82%) SAP Data Services
15 15 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.66%) MS Access
17 11 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (2.46%) Subversion
2 35 (1.91%) Maven
3 34 (1.86%) Ant
4 23 (1.26%) LSMW
5 19 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
6 18 (0.98%) JIRA
7 8 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.27%) Selenium
9 5 (0.27%) JDeveloper
10 4 (0.22%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.22%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (0.16%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.16%) MorphX
12 2 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.11%) FishEye
13 1 (0.055%) SpecFlow
General
1 503 (27.47%) Finance
2 218 (11.91%) Manufacturing
3 155 (8.47%) Retail
4 87 (4.75%) Telecoms
5 68 (3.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 57 (3.11%) Back Office
7 38 (2.08%) Banking
8 32 (1.75%) Advertising
9 30 (1.64%) Legal
10 27 (1.47%) Billing
11 24 (1.31%) Marketing
12 22 (1.20%) Front Office
13 21 (1.15%) General Ledger
14 18 (0.98%) German Language
15 16 (0.87%) Publishing
16 14 (0.76%) Automotive
17 11 (0.60%) French Language
18 9 (0.49%) Local Government
19 8 (0.44%) Law
20 6 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 362 (19.77%) Analyst
2 292 (15.95%) Consultant
3 237 (12.94%) Project Manager
4 190 (10.38%) Developer
5 169 (9.23%) Business Analyst
5 169 (9.23%) Architect
6 136 (7.43%) SAP Consultant
7 73 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
8 69 (3.77%) SAP Manager
9 61 (3.33%) Administrator
10 57 (3.11%) ERP Manager
11 52 (2.84%) ERP Project Manager
12 51 (2.79%) Change Manager
13 44 (2.40%) Functional Consultant
13 44 (2.40%) Oracle Consultant
14 40 (2.18%) Systems Analyst
15 37 (2.02%) Business Manager
16 36 (1.97%) Systems Manager
17 33 (1.80%) Support Analyst
18 30 (1.64%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (7.26%) .NET
2 105 (5.73%) XML
3 89 (4.86%) Web Services
4 70 (3.82%) HTML
5 64 (3.50%) SOAP
6 58 (3.17%) J2EE
6 58 (3.17%) Middleware
7 53 (2.89%) XSD
7 53 (2.89%) WSDL
8 36 (1.97%) XSL
9 34 (1.86%) RESTful
10 32 (1.75%) CSS
11 29 (1.58%) XSLT
12 27 (1.47%) ASP.NET
13 25 (1.37%) jQuery
14 22 (1.20%) EDI
15 21 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
16 15 (0.82%) WCF
16 15 (0.82%) DOM
17 14 (0.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (4.81%) FMCG
2 53 (2.89%) Management Information System
3 37 (2.02%) iPad
4 34 (1.86%) Social Media
5 28 (1.53%) AS400
6 27 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.09%) Data Integration
8 18 (0.98%) iSeries
9 13 (0.71%) Data Conversion
10 12 (0.66%) Data Extraction
10 12 (0.66%) PMI
11 11 (0.60%) SWIFT
12 10 (0.55%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.49%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.44%) E-Learning
14 8 (0.44%) EPoS
14 8 (0.44%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.44%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.38%) Open Source
16 5 (0.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (3.50%) Linux
2 52 (2.84%) Windows
3 44 (2.40%) UNIX
4 18 (0.98%) Solaris
5 15 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.44%) AIX
8 5 (0.27%) HPUX
8 5 (0.27%) CentOS
9 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.16%) VMS
10 3 (0.16%) Android
10 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.11%) NetWare
12 1 (0.055%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (14.20%) CRM
2 258 (14.09%) Project Management
3 208 (11.36%) Migration
4 189 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
5 166 (9.07%) Change Management
6 165 (9.01%) PRINCE2
7 153 (8.36%) Data Migration
8 150 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 115 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 113 (6.17%) ITIL
11 88 (4.81%) Waterfall
12 87 (4.75%) Business Analysis
13 84 (4.59%) Business Transformation
14 81 (4.42%) Scrum
15 78 (4.26%) E-Commerce
16 76 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
17 70 (3.82%) SOA
18 65 (3.55%) Resource Management
19 63 (3.44%) Logistics
20 59 (3.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 195 (10.65%) SQL
2 152 (8.30%) Java
3 51 (2.79%) C#
4 41 (2.24%) Groovy
5 39 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 38 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 35 (1.91%) ABAP
8 26 (1.42%) T-SQL
9 19 (1.04%) XPath
10 18 (0.98%) C
11 17 (0.93%) VBA
12 16 (0.87%) Korn
12 16 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 13 (0.71%) VB
13 13 (0.71%) C++
14 11 (0.60%) X++
14 11 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.55%) XQuery
16 9 (0.49%) Perl
17 8 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 92 (5.02%) Security Cleared
2 86 (4.70%) Degree
3 55 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 50 (2.73%) ISEB
5 41 (2.24%) PMI Certification
6 31 (1.69%) PMP
7 29 (1.58%) ISTQB
8 26 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (0.66%) ACCA
13 11 (0.60%) CIMA
14 6 (0.33%) CCAB
14 6 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
15 5 (0.27%) MBA
15 5 (0.27%) RHCE
15 5 (0.27%) MCSA
15 5 (0.27%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.73%) QA
2 40 (2.18%) SLA
3 16 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.33%) GxP
7 5 (0.27%) RosettaNet
8 3 (0.16%) MiFID
8 3 (0.16%) EMIR
9 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.11%) GAMP
9 2 (0.11%) GCP
9 2 (0.11%) GMP
10 1 (0.055%) GAAP
10 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.055%) COBIT
10 1 (0.055%) COREP
10 1 (0.055%) FINREP
10 1 (0.055%) P3O
10 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 26 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.44%) vSphere
3 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.27%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.11%) OCFS2
8 2 (0.11%) GPFS
9 1 (0.055%) ACF2
9 1 (0.055%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.055%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.055%) RACF
9 1 (0.055%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.55%) SCCM
3 9 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (0.44%) SCOM
5 5 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.11%) MOM
7 2 (0.11%) WSUS
8 1 (0.055%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.055%) Puppet
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.055%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.055%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.055%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.055%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.055%) WMI
8 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 725 (39.60%) SAP
2 505 (27.58%) Oracle
3 288 (15.73%) Microsoft
4 92 (5.02%) JD Edwards
5 73 (3.99%) IBM
6 55 (3.00%) PeopleSoft
6 55 (3.00%) Siebel
7 36 (1.97%) JBoss
8 34 (1.86%) ATG
8 34 (1.86%) Perforce
8 34 (1.86%) Endeca
9 32 (1.75%) Business Objects
10 28 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (1.47%) Pegasus
12 21 (1.15%) Cognos
12 21 (1.15%) HP
13 19 (1.04%) Hyperion
14 17 (0.93%) VMware
15 13 (0.71%) Sage
16 12 (0.66%) Epicor
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £50 - £67 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Conspicuous
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ThreePeople
Rate: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £580 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Rate: Unspecified Rate is negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 600 per day + Some Travel Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £420 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago