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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 140 117 137
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Contract jobs citing ERP 760 813 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.78% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.36% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 464 330
Average daily rate
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£450 £435 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 26
Average hourly rate £46.05 £18.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.57% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £91.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+77.38% +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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -32 292 £450 -1.90% 94
South East -34 137 £431 +1.47% 53
North West +16 82 £425 +6.25% 33
East of England +23 71 £475 +18.75% 28
Yorkshire +3 46 £425 +30.76% 23
East Midlands +20 35 £375 +8.69% 22
South West -29 35 £483 +9.97% 15
West Midlands -36 33 £400 -5.88% 40
North East +4 8 £600 +71.42% 5
Midlands -13 2 £475 -20.83%
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 663 (40.75%) SAP
2 515 (31.65%) Finance
3 376 (23.11%) Oracle
4 259 (15.92%) Project Management
5 230 (14.14%) Microsoft
6 211 (12.97%) CRM
7 205 (12.60%) Manufacturing
8 195 (11.99%) SQL
9 194 (11.92%) Migration
10 193 (11.86%) SAP ERP
11 165 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
12 162 (9.96%) Dynamics AX
13 161 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
14 159 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
15 147 (9.04%) PRINCE2
16 139 (8.54%) Retail
17 136 (8.36%) MS Excel
18 133 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
19 132 (8.11%) Change Management
20 129 (7.93%) Java
21 119 (7.31%) .NET
22 116 (7.13%) Data Migration
23 108 (6.64%) Business Analysis
24 105 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
25 97 (5.96%) Telecoms
26 96 (5.90%) SQL Server
26 96 (5.90%) Windows
27 95 (5.84%) Security Cleared
28 91 (5.59%) ITIL
29 88 (5.41%) JD Edwards

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.91%) NetWeaver
3 26 (1.60%) WebLogic
4 22 (1.35%) JBoss
5 15 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 12 (0.74%) Apache
7 11 (0.68%) CMS
8 10 (0.61%) IIS
9 9 (0.55%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.49%) SAS
11 7 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.43%) Confluence
11 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.37%) Drupal
13 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.31%) Lync
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.25%) Documentum
Applications
1 136 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 55 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 48 (2.95%) MS Project
3 48 (2.95%) MS Office
4 42 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.061%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.061%) Windchill
6 1 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 193 (11.86%) SAP ERP
2 162 (9.96%) Dynamics AX
3 88 (5.41%) Agresso
4 86 (5.29%) Oracle ERP
5 85 (5.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 77 (4.73%) Oracle EBS
7 39 (2.40%) SAP FI
8 36 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 36 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
9 32 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
10 29 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
11 25 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
12 22 (1.35%) SAP BPC
13 21 (1.29%) SAP PSCD
14 20 (1.23%) SAP CO
14 20 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
14 20 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
15 18 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
16 17 (1.04%) SAP FI-CA
16 17 (1.04%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.04%) SaaS
2 7 (0.43%) Office 365
3 5 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.31%) Force.com
4 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.12%) PaaS
5 2 (0.12%) IaaS
6 1 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.061%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.061%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.061%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.92%) WAN
2 14 (0.86%) LAN
3 13 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.74%) Firewall
5 9 (0.55%) DNS
6 8 (0.49%) LDAP
6 8 (0.49%) Intranet
7 7 (0.43%) DHCP
8 6 (0.37%) SAN
8 6 (0.37%) Internet
9 5 (0.31%) HTTP
9 5 (0.31%) Broadband
10 4 (0.25%) FTP
11 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.18%) Network Security
12 2 (0.12%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.12%) Modbus
12 2 (0.12%) Profibus
12 2 (0.12%) IPsec
12 2 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (3.13%) SAP BW
4 46 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
5 42 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 35 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
8 29 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 27 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (1.54%) SAP HANA
12 24 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.23%) QlikView
14 13 (0.80%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.80%) SAP Data Services
15 12 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.74%) DB2
15 12 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (0.68%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 34 (2.09%) Subversion
2 27 (1.66%) JIRA
3 23 (1.41%) Maven
4 22 (1.35%) Ant
4 22 (1.35%) Selenium
5 13 (0.80%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.68%) JUnit
7 10 (0.61%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.55%) Redmine
8 9 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (0.55%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.49%) LSMW
10 6 (0.37%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.25%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.25%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.18%) MorphX
13 3 (0.18%) PeopleTools
14 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 515 (31.65%) Finance
2 205 (12.60%) Manufacturing
3 139 (8.54%) Retail
4 97 (5.96%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 47 (2.89%) Advertising
7 32 (1.97%) Back Office
8 28 (1.72%) General Ledger
9 23 (1.41%) Banking
9 23 (1.41%) Legal
10 22 (1.35%) Marketing
11 21 (1.29%) Billing
12 18 (1.11%) Publishing
13 16 (0.98%) Automotive
14 12 (0.74%) German Language
15 11 (0.68%) Turkish Language
16 10 (0.61%) French Language
16 10 (0.61%) Local Government
17 6 (0.37%) Military
17 6 (0.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 332 (20.41%) Analyst
2 325 (19.98%) Consultant
3 213 (13.09%) Project Manager
4 176 (10.82%) Business Analyst
5 154 (9.47%) SAP Consultant
6 146 (8.97%) Architect
7 139 (8.54%) Developer
8 94 (5.78%) SAP Manager
9 55 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
10 50 (3.07%) Programme Manager
11 46 (2.83%) ERP Manager
12 40 (2.46%) ERP Project Manager
13 38 (2.34%) Functional Consultant
14 36 (2.21%) Change Manager
15 33 (2.03%) Support Analyst
16 32 (1.97%) Oracle Consultant
17 30 (1.84%) Business Manager
17 30 (1.84%) SAP Architect
18 28 (1.72%) Data Analyst
19 27 (1.66%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (7.31%) .NET
2 78 (4.79%) Web Services
3 60 (3.69%) HTML
4 58 (3.56%) XML
5 48 (2.95%) SOAP
6 38 (2.34%) J2EE
7 33 (2.03%) Middleware
8 30 (1.84%) CSS
9 26 (1.60%) EDI
10 23 (1.41%) WSDL
10 23 (1.41%) XSL
11 21 (1.29%) XSD
11 21 (1.29%) RESTful
12 20 (1.23%) SAP Basis
13 18 (1.11%) jQuery
14 16 (0.98%) ASP.NET
15 15 (0.92%) SAP XI
15 15 (0.92%) JSON
16 14 (0.86%) Struts
17 11 (0.68%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 161 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (3.75%) FMCG
3 59 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 28 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (1.23%) Social Media
5 20 (1.23%) PMI
6 19 (1.17%) iPad
7 16 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 15 (0.92%) iSeries
8 15 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 14 (0.86%) Visualisation
9 14 (0.86%) Data Integration
10 12 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.74%) AS400
11 7 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.43%) User Experience
12 6 (0.37%) Open Source
12 6 (0.37%) Data Conversion
12 6 (0.37%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 96 (5.90%) Windows
2 58 (3.56%) Linux
3 52 (3.20%) UNIX
4 25 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.04%) AIX
7 10 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.25%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.18%) Solaris
12 2 (0.12%) CentOS
12 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.061%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.061%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (15.92%) Project Management
2 211 (12.97%) CRM
3 194 (11.92%) Migration
4 165 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
5 159 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
6 147 (9.04%) PRINCE2
7 133 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 132 (8.11%) Change Management
9 116 (7.13%) Data Migration
10 108 (6.64%) Business Analysis
11 105 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 91 (5.59%) ITIL
13 87 (5.35%) ETL
14 83 (5.10%) E-Commerce
15 67 (4.12%) Waterfall
16 63 (3.87%) Logistics
17 61 (3.75%) Resource Management
17 61 (3.75%) Business Transformation
18 60 (3.69%) Scrum
19 58 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 195 (11.99%) SQL
2 129 (7.93%) Java
3 47 (2.89%) PL/SQL
4 43 (2.64%) C#
5 31 (1.91%) JavaScript
6 26 (1.60%) C
6 26 (1.60%) ABAP
7 22 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 19 (1.17%) Groovy
9 15 (0.92%) X++
10 11 (0.68%) C++
11 10 (0.61%) PHP
12 7 (0.43%) COBOL
13 6 (0.37%) VB
13 6 (0.37%) VBA
13 6 (0.37%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.31%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.25%) Perl
16 3 (0.18%) SAPscript
16 3 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 95 (5.84%) Security Cleared
2 88 (5.41%) Degree
3 58 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 51 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 38 (2.34%) PMP
6 26 (1.60%) SAP Certification
6 26 (1.60%) VCP4
7 24 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 18 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.86%) ACCA
9 14 (0.86%) APMP
10 13 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.74%) CCA
12 11 (0.68%) CIMA
13 9 (0.55%) ISEB
14 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.37%) MCT
16 5 (0.31%) CISSP
16 5 (0.31%) CISA
16 5 (0.31%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.63%) QA
2 17 (1.04%) SLA
3 13 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.31%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.25%) COBIT
6 4 (0.25%) P3O
6 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.12%) GxP
7 2 (0.12%) GAAP
7 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.061%) GAMP
8 1 (0.061%) COSO
System Software
1 22 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.18%) vSphere
6 2 (0.12%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.12%) OCFS2
6 2 (0.12%) SRDF
6 2 (0.12%) XenApp
7 1 (0.061%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.061%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.061%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.061%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.061%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.061%) Xen
7 1 (0.061%) Varnish
7 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (0.55%) MOM
2 8 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.31%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.25%) Puppet
4 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.18%) Ansible
5 3 (0.18%) SCCM
6 2 (0.12%) SCOM
6 2 (0.12%) Control-M
7 1 (0.061%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.061%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.061%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.061%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.061%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.061%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 663 (40.75%) SAP
2 376 (23.11%) Oracle
3 230 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 88 (5.41%) JD Edwards
5 46 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
6 44 (2.70%) IBM
7 35 (2.15%) Siebel
8 31 (1.91%) Business Objects
8 31 (1.91%) Epicor
9 24 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (1.48%) VMware
10 23 (1.41%) Hyperion
11 20 (1.23%) HP
11 20 (1.23%) Endeca
12 19 (1.17%) ATG
12 19 (1.17%) Perforce
13 18 (1.11%) Cognos
13 18 (1.11%) Informatica
14 15 (0.92%) Tableau
15 14 (0.86%) Primavera
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 395 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester
Boss ERP Consulting
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester
Boss ERP Consulting
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Expenses
Posted: Yesterday
England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Volt
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £650
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago