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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 113 129 132
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing ERP 926 809 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.85% 1.67% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.26% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 456 400
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 24
Average hourly rate £23.00 £34.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.84% +39.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.65 £50.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +77.56%
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
37309 35800 38541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.52% 73.75% 71.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23546 22412 22771
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 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 970 1387
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +32 418 £475 +2.42% 73
South East -13 133 £406 -4.41% 57
West Midlands +13 91 £425 +37.09% 17
East Midlands +36 64 £399 +13.92% 16
East of England -7 60 £425 +13.33% 21
North West -1 48 £494 +26.60% 23
South West -43 44 £375 +3.44% 12
Yorkshire +8 24 £300 -35.13% 7
Midlands +11 9 £475 -5.00%
North East -24 8 £150 -60.00% 8
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 734 (39.27%) SAP
2 544 (29.11%) Oracle
3 537 (28.73%) Finance
4 299 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 262 (14.02%) Project Management
6 257 (13.75%) CRM
7 225 (12.04%) Migration
8 216 (11.56%) Manufacturing
9 198 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
10 190 (10.17%) MS Excel
11 186 (9.95%) SQL
12 175 (9.36%) Dynamics AX
13 166 (8.88%) Data Migration
14 165 (8.83%) Retail
14 165 (8.83%) Change Management
15 161 (8.61%) PRINCE2
16 160 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 155 (8.29%) Java
18 154 (8.24%) SAP ERP
19 134 (7.17%) Oracle EBS R12
20 132 (7.06%) .NET
21 118 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
22 116 (6.21%) Oracle EBS
23 115 (6.15%) Oracle ERP
24 108 (5.78%) XML
25 107 (5.72%) ITIL
26 102 (5.46%) Business Transformation
27 101 (5.40%) Waterfall
28 98 (5.24%) SQL Server
28 98 (5.24%) Security Cleared

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 64 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 48 (2.57%) WebLogic
3 32 (1.71%) WebSphere
4 22 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (0.70%) NetWeaver
6 13 (0.70%) IIS
6 13 (0.70%) Drupal
6 13 (0.70%) Alfresco
7 12 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.59%) AquaLogic
9 10 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (0.48%) CICS
10 9 (0.48%) Apache
10 9 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.48%) CMS
11 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.37%) Confluence
13 6 (0.32%) MS Project Server
14 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 190 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 82 (4.39%) MS Office
3 73 (3.91%) MS Project
4 55 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 47 (2.51%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.48%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.27%) MicroStation
10 3 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.054%) Windchill
12 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 175 (9.36%) Dynamics AX
2 154 (8.24%) SAP ERP
3 134 (7.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 116 (6.21%) Oracle EBS
5 115 (6.15%) Oracle ERP
6 68 (3.64%) Agresso
7 60 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 49 (2.62%) Oracle General Ledger
8 49 (2.62%) Oracle Payables
9 47 (2.51%) Oracle Applications
10 46 (2.46%) Oracle Receivables
11 43 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
12 36 (1.93%) Oracle Financials
13 30 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
14 29 (1.55%) SAP CO
15 26 (1.39%) SAP FI
16 23 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
17 20 (1.07%) SAP BPC
18 19 (1.02%) SAP SD
18 19 (1.02%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.33%) SaaS
2 10 (0.54%) Office 365
3 7 (0.37%) Force.com
4 5 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.27%) PaaS
5 3 (0.16%) IaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.91%) DNS
1 17 (0.91%) HTTP
2 13 (0.70%) SAN
3 12 (0.64%) WAN
3 12 (0.64%) Internet
4 11 (0.59%) FTP
4 11 (0.59%) Firewall
5 9 (0.48%) Intranet
5 9 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.43%) DHCP
6 8 (0.43%) VoIP
7 7 (0.37%) LAN
7 7 (0.37%) VPN
8 6 (0.32%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.27%) SSL
9 5 (0.27%) VLAN
9 5 (0.27%) NAS
10 4 (0.21%) LDAP
11 3 (0.16%) Extranet
11 3 (0.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (2.62%) Oracle Database
4 48 (2.57%) Relational Database
5 46 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
6 45 (2.41%) SAP BW
7 43 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
10 26 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (1.28%) SAP BI
12 20 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 17 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (0.75%) RDBMS
16 14 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
18 11 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (2.30%) Subversion
2 39 (2.09%) Ant
2 39 (2.09%) Maven
3 21 (1.12%) LSMW
4 17 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
4 17 (0.91%) JIRA
5 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.27%) JDeveloper
7 4 (0.21%) Selenium
7 4 (0.21%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.16%) MorphX
9 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.11%) FishEye
10 1 (0.054%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.054%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.054%) Sahi
General
1 537 (28.73%) Finance
2 216 (11.56%) Manufacturing
3 165 (8.83%) Retail
4 88 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 75 (4.01%) Back Office
6 66 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 42 (2.25%) Banking
8 38 (2.03%) Advertising
9 29 (1.55%) Billing
10 27 (1.44%) Front Office
10 27 (1.44%) Legal
11 26 (1.39%) General Ledger
12 20 (1.07%) Marketing
12 20 (1.07%) Automotive
13 16 (0.86%) German Language
14 14 (0.75%) French Language
15 13 (0.70%) Publishing
16 10 (0.54%) Local Government
17 6 (0.32%) Law
17 6 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 370 (19.80%) Analyst
2 283 (15.14%) Consultant
3 244 (13.06%) Project Manager
4 196 (10.49%) Developer
5 176 (9.42%) Architect
6 164 (8.77%) Business Analyst
7 127 (6.80%) SAP Consultant
8 76 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
9 68 (3.64%) SAP Manager
10 60 (3.21%) Administrator
11 54 (2.89%) ERP Manager
12 51 (2.73%) ERP Project Manager
13 48 (2.57%) Oracle Consultant
14 46 (2.46%) Change Manager
15 41 (2.19%) Functional Consultant
16 40 (2.14%) Programme Manager
17 36 (1.93%) Support Analyst
18 35 (1.87%) Systems Analyst
19 33 (1.77%) Trainer
19 33 (1.77%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (7.06%) .NET
2 108 (5.78%) XML
3 91 (4.87%) Web Services
4 70 (3.75%) HTML
5 69 (3.69%) SOAP
6 60 (3.21%) J2EE
7 58 (3.10%) XSD
7 58 (3.10%) WSDL
8 53 (2.84%) Middleware
9 41 (2.19%) XSL
10 40 (2.14%) RESTful
11 29 (1.55%) XSLT
12 28 (1.50%) ASP.NET
12 28 (1.50%) CSS
13 23 (1.23%) EDI
13 23 (1.23%) jQuery
14 20 (1.07%) DOM
15 19 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (0.75%) WCF
16 14 (0.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.39%) FMCG
2 50 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 43 (2.30%) iPad
4 40 (2.14%) Social Media
5 29 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (1.28%) AS400
7 19 (1.02%) Data Integration
8 18 (0.96%) iSeries
9 16 (0.86%) PMI
10 15 (0.80%) SWIFT
11 14 (0.75%) Data Conversion
12 12 (0.64%) Data Extraction
12 12 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.64%) Open Source
13 11 (0.59%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.48%) Computer Science
15 8 (0.43%) EPoS
16 7 (0.37%) Blackberry
16 7 (0.37%) E-Learning
17 6 (0.32%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 71 (3.80%) Linux
2 55 (2.94%) Windows
3 39 (2.09%) UNIX
4 13 (0.70%) Solaris
5 11 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.54%) AIX
6 10 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.27%) CentOS
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.21%) HPUX
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.16%) VMS
10 3 (0.16%) Android
11 2 (0.11%) NetWare
11 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (14.02%) Project Management
2 257 (13.75%) CRM
3 225 (12.04%) Migration
4 198 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
5 166 (8.88%) Data Migration
6 165 (8.83%) Change Management
7 161 (8.61%) PRINCE2
8 160 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 118 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 107 (5.72%) ITIL
11 102 (5.46%) Business Transformation
12 101 (5.40%) Waterfall
13 91 (4.87%) E-Commerce
14 86 (4.60%) Business Analysis
15 85 (4.55%) Scrum
16 76 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
17 74 (3.96%) Programme Management
18 68 (3.64%) Resource Management
19 65 (3.48%) SOA
20 61 (3.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 186 (9.95%) SQL
2 155 (8.29%) Java
3 51 (2.73%) C#
4 47 (2.51%) Groovy
5 34 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 34 (1.82%) ABAP
6 31 (1.66%) PL/SQL
7 27 (1.44%) T-SQL
8 23 (1.23%) C
9 19 (1.02%) VBA
9 19 (1.02%) XPath
10 15 (0.80%) X++
11 13 (0.70%) VB
11 13 (0.70%) C++
12 11 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 11 (0.59%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.59%) Korn
13 10 (0.54%) Perl
13 10 (0.54%) XQuery
14 8 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 75 (4.01%) Degree
3 62 (3.32%) SC Cleared
4 52 (2.78%) ISEB
5 39 (2.09%) PMI Certification
6 30 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 27 (1.44%) PMP
8 24 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (0.59%) CCAB
12 11 (0.59%) ACCA
13 10 (0.54%) CIMA
14 8 (0.43%) MCT
15 7 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
16 6 (0.32%) CCNP
16 6 (0.32%) CCNA
16 6 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.62%) QA
2 37 (1.98%) SLA
3 17 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.48%) EMIR
5 9 (0.48%) MiFID
6 5 (0.27%) GxP
6 5 (0.27%) RosettaNet
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.11%) GAMP
8 2 (0.11%) GCP
8 2 (0.11%) GMP
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) P3O
9 1 (0.054%) COREP
9 1 (0.054%) FINREP
9 1 (0.054%) GAAP
9 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.43%) vSphere
3 6 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.27%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) OCFS2
6 2 (0.11%) GPFS
7 1 (0.054%) ACF2
7 1 (0.054%) RACF
7 1 (0.054%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.054%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.054%) Samba
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.59%) SCCM
3 9 (0.48%) SCOM
4 6 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.054%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.054%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) SCSM
7 1 (0.054%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.054%) Puppet
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.054%) OpenView
7 1 (0.054%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 734 (39.27%) SAP
2 544 (29.11%) Oracle
3 299 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 96 (5.14%) JD Edwards
5 68 (3.64%) IBM
6 55 (2.94%) Siebel
7 49 (2.62%) PeopleSoft
8 42 (2.25%) JBoss
9 39 (2.09%) ATG
9 39 (2.09%) Perforce
9 39 (2.09%) Endeca
10 30 (1.61%) Business Objects
11 27 (1.44%) Pegasus
12 23 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.18%) HP
14 18 (0.96%) Cognos
15 17 (0.91%) VMware
16 15 (0.80%) Red Hat
17 14 (0.75%) Sage
17 14 (0.75%) Hyperion
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
ARM Technology
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day Rate Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £400 per hour
Posted: 2 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: 4 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Logix Resourcing (contract)
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £625 per day excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Engage PSG
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Engage PSG
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago