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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 114 108 145
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Contract jobs citing ERP 899 760 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.75% 1.76% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.42% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 415 357
Average daily rate £430 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 10
Average hourly rate £21.75 £37.80 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.46% +190.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +47 444 £465 +0.54% 121
South East -57 121 £375 -5.06% 80
South West +4 75 £425 +30.76% 43
West Midlands -3 71 £413 -2.94% 41
East of England -10 52 £400 - 29
North West -12 41 £381 -18.01% 46
East Midlands -6 32 £385 -3.75% 18
Yorkshire -29 28 £323 -26.28% 21
Midlands -15 7 - - 2
North East -24 4 £450 - 10
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 689 (39.35%) SAP
2 498 (28.44%) Finance
3 403 (23.02%) Oracle
4 288 (16.45%) CRM
5 271 (15.48%) Project Management
6 254 (14.51%) Microsoft
7 211 (12.05%) Migration
8 206 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 193 (11.02%) PRINCE2
10 187 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
11 184 (10.51%) SQL
12 176 (10.05%) Dynamics AX
13 162 (9.25%) SAP ERP
14 159 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 158 (9.02%) MS Excel
16 144 (8.22%) Retail
17 143 (8.17%) .NET
18 141 (8.05%) Change Management
19 140 (8.00%) Java
20 132 (7.54%) Telecoms
21 124 (7.08%) Data Migration
22 116 (6.62%) ITIL
23 115 (6.57%) JD Edwards
24 110 (6.28%) SaaS
25 104 (5.94%) SQL Server
26 91 (5.20%) E-Commerce
27 89 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
27 89 (5.08%) Business Analysis
28 85 (4.85%) Oracle ERP
29 80 (4.57%) Windows

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 78 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.71%) WebSphere
3 27 (1.54%) IIS
4 23 (1.31%) MS Exchange
5 22 (1.26%) WebLogic
6 19 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 15 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (0.80%) CICS
9 11 (0.63%) Apache
10 10 (0.57%) CMS
11 9 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 9 (0.51%) Drupal
11 9 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (0.51%) NetWeaver
12 8 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.40%) Lync
13 7 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
14 6 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 158 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 59 (3.37%) MS Office
3 42 (2.40%) MS Project
4 35 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.17%) Windchill
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.057%) CATIA
8 1 (0.057%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 176 (10.05%) Dynamics AX
2 162 (9.25%) SAP ERP
3 85 (4.85%) Oracle ERP
4 75 (4.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 63 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
6 62 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
7 58 (3.31%) SAP CRM
8 49 (2.80%) Agresso
9 40 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
10 39 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
11 34 (1.94%) SAP FI
12 31 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
13 25 (1.43%) SAP SD
14 24 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 23 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
15 23 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
16 22 (1.26%) SAP CO
17 21 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
17 21 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
18 19 (1.09%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 110 (6.28%) SaaS
2 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.34%) Force.com
4 4 (0.23%) PaaS
5 3 (0.17%) Office 365
5 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.057%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.057%) IaaS
7 1 (0.057%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.37%) TCP/IP
1 24 (1.37%) WAN
2 23 (1.31%) LAN
3 19 (1.09%) DNS
4 16 (0.91%) Internet
5 13 (0.74%) Wireless
5 13 (0.74%) VPN
6 12 (0.69%) SAN
7 11 (0.63%) VLAN
8 10 (0.57%) DHCP
8 10 (0.57%) HTTP
8 10 (0.57%) Firewall
8 10 (0.57%) 4G
9 8 (0.46%) VoIP
10 6 (0.34%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.34%) PBX
10 6 (0.34%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.34%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.23%) LDAP
11 4 (0.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 73 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (3.31%) SAP BW
4 45 (2.57%) Oracle Reports
5 40 (2.28%) Oracle Database
6 36 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 35 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
9 31 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
10 28 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (1.20%) SAP BI
13 18 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
14 17 (0.97%) DB2
15 15 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (0.80%) OLAP
16 14 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (2.11%) LSMW
2 34 (1.94%) Subversion
3 27 (1.54%) Maven
4 24 (1.37%) Ant
5 13 (0.74%) JIRA
5 13 (0.74%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.51%) Selenium
7 9 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (0.46%) MorphX
8 8 (0.46%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.34%) NWDI
10 4 (0.23%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.23%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.23%) JDeveloper
11 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.17%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.11%) TestDirector
12 2 (0.11%) ProC
General
1 498 (28.44%) Finance
2 206 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 144 (8.22%) Retail
4 132 (7.54%) Telecoms
5 65 (3.71%) Banking
6 49 (2.80%) Back Office
7 47 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 39 (2.23%) Billing
9 35 (2.00%) Legal
10 31 (1.77%) Marketing
11 25 (1.43%) Advertising
12 23 (1.31%) Investment Banking
13 21 (1.20%) Publishing
14 16 (0.91%) Local Government
15 15 (0.86%) Retail Banking
15 15 (0.86%) German Language
15 15 (0.86%) Automotive
16 14 (0.80%) Law
16 14 (0.80%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 342 (19.53%) Analyst
2 300 (17.13%) Consultant
3 263 (15.02%) Project Manager
4 201 (11.48%) Business Analyst
5 197 (11.25%) Developer
6 149 (8.51%) SAP Consultant
7 138 (7.88%) Architect
8 75 (4.28%) SAP Manager
8 75 (4.28%) ERP Manager
9 73 (4.17%) ERP Project Manager
10 59 (3.37%) Programme Manager
11 55 (3.14%) Functional Consultant
11 55 (3.14%) Change Manager
12 50 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
13 40 (2.28%) Administrator
14 39 (2.23%) Systems Analyst
15 31 (1.77%) Business Manager
15 31 (1.77%) Senior Manager
16 30 (1.71%) Systems Manager
17 28 (1.60%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (8.17%) .NET
2 71 (4.05%) HTML
3 70 (4.00%) Web Services
3 70 (4.00%) XML
4 50 (2.86%) Middleware
5 43 (2.46%) J2EE
6 36 (2.06%) CSS
7 35 (2.00%) SOAP
8 28 (1.60%) WSDL
9 27 (1.54%) XSD
10 25 (1.43%) EDI
11 24 (1.37%) XSL
11 24 (1.37%) RESTful
12 19 (1.09%) jQuery
12 19 (1.09%) ASP.NET
13 16 (0.91%) AngularJS
14 14 (0.80%) Backbone.js
15 13 (0.74%) WCF
16 12 (0.69%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (0.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (2.68%) FMCG
2 35 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 26 (1.48%) PMI
4 24 (1.37%) iPad
4 24 (1.37%) Social Media
5 20 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (1.14%) AS400
6 18 (1.03%) Data Conversion
7 15 (0.86%) Equities
8 14 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 13 (0.74%) Data Integration
10 12 (0.69%) Blackberry
10 12 (0.69%) Mainframe
11 11 (0.63%) GIS
12 9 (0.51%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.51%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.46%) EPoS
13 8 (0.46%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.46%) Derivative
14 7 (0.40%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 80 (4.57%) Windows
2 33 (1.88%) UNIX
2 33 (1.88%) Linux
3 20 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.03%) Solaris
4 18 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 12 (0.69%) AIX
5 12 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.63%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.34%) HPUX
7 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.29%) Android
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.17%) CentOS
10 2 (0.11%) VMS
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (16.45%) CRM
2 271 (15.48%) Project Management
3 211 (12.05%) Migration
4 193 (11.02%) PRINCE2
5 187 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
6 159 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 141 (8.05%) Change Management
8 124 (7.08%) Data Migration
9 116 (6.62%) ITIL
10 91 (5.20%) E-Commerce
11 89 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 89 (5.08%) Business Analysis
12 80 (4.57%) Resource Management
13 77 (4.40%) Logistics
14 73 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (3.71%) Programme Management
16 60 (3.43%) Business Transformation
17 56 (3.20%) Scrum
18 53 (3.03%) Data Modelling
19 52 (2.97%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 184 (10.51%) SQL
2 140 (8.00%) Java
3 51 (2.91%) C#
4 43 (2.46%) JavaScript
5 33 (1.88%) ABAP
6 29 (1.66%) PL/SQL
7 26 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 22 (1.26%) C
9 19 (1.09%) PHP
10 15 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 15 (0.86%) X++
11 14 (0.80%) Korn
12 13 (0.74%) VB
13 11 (0.63%) Groovy
13 11 (0.63%) C++
14 10 (0.57%) RPG
15 8 (0.46%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.46%) RPG IV
16 7 (0.40%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (4.17%) Degree
2 59 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 56 (3.20%) PMI Certification
4 40 (2.28%) ISEB
5 35 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 33 (1.88%) PMP
7 31 (1.77%) SC Cleared
8 23 (1.31%) ISTQB
9 21 (1.20%) ACCA
10 17 (0.97%) CIMA
11 12 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.51%) MCSA
14 7 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
15 6 (0.34%) APMP
16 5 (0.29%) SAP Certification
16 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.23%) MCSE
17 4 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
18 3 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.40%) QA
2 30 (1.71%) SLA
3 19 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.34%) GxP
5 6 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.29%) RosettaNet
6 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.11%) GAAP
8 2 (0.11%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) EMIR
9 1 (0.057%) P3O
9 1 (0.057%) COREP
9 1 (0.057%) FINREP
9 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.057%) COBIT
9 1 (0.057%) GCP
9 1 (0.057%) GMP
9 1 (0.057%) GLP
System Software
1 36 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.46%) vSphere
4 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.11%) Samba
6 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) OCFS2
7 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.057%) vCloud
7 1 (0.057%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.057%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.51%) SCCM
3 8 (0.46%) SCOM
4 6 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.34%) SAP Afaria
5 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.23%) WSUS
7 3 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.11%) MOM
8 2 (0.11%) DameWare
8 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.057%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.057%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.057%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.057%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.057%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 689 (39.35%) SAP
2 403 (23.02%) Oracle
3 254 (14.51%) Microsoft
4 115 (6.57%) JD Edwards
5 49 (2.80%) IBM
6 43 (2.46%) PeopleSoft
7 34 (1.94%) Siebel
8 32 (1.83%) Business Objects
9 27 (1.54%) Hyperion
9 27 (1.54%) ATG
10 24 (1.37%) Perforce
10 24 (1.37%) Endeca
11 22 (1.26%) Informatica
12 21 (1.20%) Cognos
13 19 (1.09%) Infor
14 18 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (0.97%) Pegasus
16 16 (0.91%) HP
16 16 (0.91%) VMware
17 14 (0.80%) JBoss
Taunton, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day TO £525 DAY
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £285 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Personnel IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lucas Kennedy
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago