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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 125 140 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs citing ERP 871 759 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.85% 1.62% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.08% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 464 469
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.80 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £67.00 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +35.71%
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
38390 36509 34149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.35% 77.80% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25486 23681 21098
Average daily rate £428 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1105 979 1068
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 298 £450 -2.43% 214
South East +11 183 £438 +2.94% 85
North West +12 107 £378 -11.17% 44
East of England -5 65 £425 -10.52% 28
West Midlands +16 53 £450 +10.09% 38
Yorkshire -1 52 £400 +14.28% 22
East Midlands +12 43 £385 -16.75% 31
South West +10 40 £445 -11.00% 41
South Coast - 10 £625 - 1
North East -21 9 £525 +7.69% 10
Midlands +2 2 £338 - 1
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 581 (32.81%) SAP
2 551 (31.11%) Finance
3 459 (25.92%) Oracle
4 307 (17.33%) Project Management
5 251 (14.17%) Microsoft
6 240 (13.55%) CRM
7 225 (12.70%) Migration
8 218 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 209 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
10 197 (11.12%) SQL
11 180 (10.16%) Manufacturing
12 165 (9.32%) Retail
13 164 (9.26%) PRINCE2
14 162 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
15 154 (8.70%) SAP ERP
16 152 (8.58%) Dynamics AX
17 147 (8.30%) Oracle ERP
18 137 (7.74%) Change Management
19 134 (7.57%) MS Excel
20 129 (7.28%) ITIL
21 128 (7.23%) SQL Server
22 124 (7.00%) Security Cleared
23 120 (6.78%) .NET
24 109 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
25 108 (6.10%) Data Migration
26 104 (5.87%) Java
27 100 (5.65%) Business Analysis
28 97 (5.48%) SOA
29 96 (5.42%) SC Cleared
30 91 (5.14%) Windows

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 90 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (1.41%) NetWeaver
3 25 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (1.36%) CMS
5 14 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (0.73%) JBoss
6 13 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.45%) Apache
10 8 (0.45%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.45%) Skype for Business
10 8 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.40%) Node.js
12 6 (0.34%) IIS
13 5 (0.28%) Smallworld
Applications
1 134 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 64 (3.61%) MS Office
3 41 (2.32%) MS Project
4 29 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
6 7 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
6 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.056%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.056%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 154 (8.70%) SAP ERP
2 152 (8.58%) Dynamics AX
3 147 (8.30%) Oracle ERP
4 74 (4.18%) Oracle EBS
4 74 (4.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 71 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 57 (3.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 55 (3.11%) Oracle Payables
8 36 (2.03%) Unit4 Business World
9 31 (1.75%) SAP FI
10 29 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
11 27 (1.52%) SAP CO
12 26 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
13 24 (1.36%) SAP HR
14 21 (1.19%) Maximo
14 21 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
15 20 (1.13%) Sage X3
16 19 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
16 19 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
16 19 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.01%) SaaS
2 35 (1.98%) SuccessFactors
3 23 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.73%) PaaS
6 12 (0.68%) IaaS
7 9 (0.51%) Taleo
8 7 (0.40%) Google Apps
8 7 (0.40%) Office 365
9 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.17%) Force.com
11 3 (0.17%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.17%) Yammer
12 2 (0.11%) Boomi
12 2 (0.11%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.056%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.056%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.056%) GitHub
13 1 (0.056%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.30%) Network Security
2 16 (0.90%) Firewall
3 15 (0.85%) VoIP
4 12 (0.68%) SAN
5 11 (0.62%) Intranet
5 11 (0.62%) WAN
6 10 (0.56%) FTP
6 10 (0.56%) LAN
7 8 (0.45%) DNS
7 8 (0.45%) Internet
7 8 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (0.40%) Skype
9 6 (0.34%) Converged Networks
10 5 (0.28%) Extranet
11 4 (0.23%) DHCP
11 4 (0.23%) HTTP
11 4 (0.23%) LDAP
12 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.17%) VPN
12 3 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
3 41 (2.32%) SAP BW
4 40 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (2.09%) SAP HANA
7 31 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (1.24%) MySQL
11 21 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
12 17 (0.96%) SAP BI
13 16 (0.90%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.79%) DB2
15 13 (0.73%) Oracle ODI
15 13 (0.73%) QlikView
16 12 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (0.62%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 36 (2.03%) JIRA
2 24 (1.36%) Selenium
3 22 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.07%) Maven
5 17 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 17 (0.96%) JUnit
5 17 (0.96%) Mockito
5 17 (0.96%) Subversion
6 16 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.90%) Spock
7 14 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (0.45%) Ant
9 8 (0.45%) HP UFT
10 6 (0.34%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.28%) AccuRev
11 5 (0.28%) JDeveloper
11 5 (0.28%) MorphX
11 5 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 551 (31.11%) Finance
2 180 (10.16%) Manufacturing
3 165 (9.32%) Retail
4 88 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 57 (3.22%) Advertising
6 41 (2.32%) Legal
7 40 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 35 (1.98%) Law
9 31 (1.75%) Back Office
10 28 (1.58%) General Ledger
11 25 (1.41%) Billing
11 25 (1.41%) Marketing
12 20 (1.13%) Aerospace
13 17 (0.96%) Banking
14 13 (0.73%) German Language
15 12 (0.68%) Electronics
16 11 (0.62%) French Language
17 8 (0.45%) Local Government
18 7 (0.40%) Automotive
19 6 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 362 (20.44%) Analyst
2 268 (15.13%) Project Manager
3 250 (14.12%) Consultant
4 183 (10.33%) Developer
5 177 (9.99%) Architect
6 173 (9.77%) Business Analyst
7 156 (8.81%) ERP Manager
8 94 (5.31%) ERP Project Manager
9 93 (5.25%) ERP Analyst
10 92 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
11 86 (4.86%) SAP Manager
12 75 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
13 63 (3.56%) Programme Manager
14 57 (3.22%) ERP Business Analyst
15 54 (3.05%) Test Analyst
16 52 (2.94%) IT Manager
17 49 (2.77%) Change Manager
17 49 (2.77%) SAP Analyst
18 40 (2.26%) Functional Consultant
19 39 (2.20%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (6.78%) .NET
2 81 (4.57%) XML
3 78 (4.40%) Web Services
4 75 (4.23%) HTML
5 52 (2.94%) SOAP
6 51 (2.88%) Middleware
7 47 (2.65%) EDI
8 37 (2.09%) REST
9 36 (2.03%) CSS
10 35 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
11 29 (1.64%) jQuery
12 28 (1.58%) J2EE
13 23 (1.30%) RESTful
14 21 (1.19%) WSDL
15 18 (1.02%) HTML5
16 17 (0.96%) JSP
16 17 (0.96%) WCF
17 16 (0.90%) SAP Basis
18 15 (0.85%) AngularJS
18 15 (0.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 78 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 66 (3.73%) FMCG
4 35 (1.98%) Social Media
5 33 (1.86%) Data Integration
6 30 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 27 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.13%) iSeries
9 19 (1.07%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.07%) iPad
10 15 (0.85%) PMI
10 15 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 14 (0.79%) AS400
11 14 (0.79%) Private Cloud
11 14 (0.79%) User Experience
12 11 (0.62%) Data Extraction
12 11 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (0.62%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.56%) e-Learning
13 10 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 91 (5.14%) Windows
2 54 (3.05%) Linux
3 50 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 35 (1.98%) Unix
5 13 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.62%) AIX
7 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.17%) Android
9 3 (0.17%) Solaris
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.11%) HPUX
11 1 (0.056%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.056%) NetWare
11 1 (0.056%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (17.33%) Project Management
2 240 (13.55%) CRM
3 225 (12.70%) Migration
4 218 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 209 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
6 164 (9.26%) PRINCE2
7 162 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
8 137 (7.74%) Change Management
9 129 (7.28%) ITIL
10 109 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 108 (6.10%) Data Migration
12 100 (5.65%) Business Analysis
13 97 (5.48%) SOA
14 84 (4.74%) Logistics
15 79 (4.46%) Business Transformation
15 79 (4.46%) Programme Management
16 77 (4.35%) E-Commerce
17 71 (4.01%) SDLC
18 70 (3.95%) Test Scripting
19 62 (3.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 197 (11.12%) SQL
2 104 (5.87%) Java
3 60 (3.39%) JavaScript
4 43 (2.43%) C#
5 31 (1.75%) ABAP
6 24 (1.36%) C
7 20 (1.13%) Shell Script
8 17 (0.96%) C++
8 17 (0.96%) T-SQL
8 17 (0.96%) VB
9 16 (0.90%) PowerShell
10 15 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 13 (0.73%) RPG
12 11 (0.62%) PHP
12 11 (0.62%) X++
13 10 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.45%) XPath
15 7 (0.40%) Groovy
16 6 (0.34%) VBA
17 5 (0.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 124 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 96 (5.42%) SC Cleared
3 84 (4.74%) Degree
4 37 (2.09%) PMI Certification
5 30 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 29 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 25 (1.41%) ISEB
8 24 (1.36%) PMP
9 22 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 18 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 17 (0.96%) APMP
13 14 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
14 13 (0.73%) DV Cleared
15 11 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.51%) CCA
16 9 (0.51%) CIMA
17 8 (0.45%) CCNA
17 8 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (0.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.90%) QA
2 24 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (0.96%) SLA
5 16 (0.90%) GxP
6 8 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.34%) COBIT
7 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.11%) GAMP
9 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.056%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 26 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.45%) vSphere
5 4 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.23%) XenApp
6 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.056%) Firmware
7 1 (0.056%) GPFS
7 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.056%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.056%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.68%) MOM
3 10 (0.56%) Control-M
4 6 (0.34%) SCCM
5 4 (0.23%) SCOM
6 2 (0.11%) Jitterbit
6 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.056%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.056%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.056%) Nagios
7 1 (0.056%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.056%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.056%) Puppet
7 1 (0.056%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.056%) WSUS
Vendors
1 581 (32.81%) SAP
2 459 (25.92%) Oracle
3 251 (14.17%) Microsoft
4 68 (3.84%) JD Edwards
5 47 (2.65%) Hyperion
6 45 (2.54%) Sage
7 44 (2.48%) Baan
8 43 (2.43%) HP
9 42 (2.37%) IBM
10 34 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (1.86%) Infor
12 32 (1.81%) PeopleSoft
13 27 (1.52%) VMware
14 26 (1.47%) Cisco
15 21 (1.19%) ATG
16 20 (1.13%) NetSuite
17 19 (1.07%) Citrix
18 18 (1.02%) Endeca
18 18 (1.02%) Remedy
19 16 (0.90%) Cognos
City, London
Modis International
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
England
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £40 to £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £120 to £170 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 days ago