The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 Essex 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 50 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing ERP 6 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.22% 2.14% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 3.10% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£463 £375 £620
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -39.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £37.80 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-39.81% +127.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
367 323 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.44% 69.16% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 155 159
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.66 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £43.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
ERP
East of England

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ERP across the Essex region.

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the Essex region.

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Essex 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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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
Harlow - 3 £500 -
Witham - - - - 1
Basildon - - - - 1
Braintree - - - - 1
Chelmsford - - - -
ERP
East of England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (36.36%) Project Management
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) SAP
3 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 4 (18.18%) MS Office
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) ABAP
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.64%) DTS
6 3 (13.64%) Sage
6 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (13.64%) SaaS
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) DTS
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) RequisitePro
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IFS Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Struts
3 1 (4.55%) EDI
3 1 (4.55%) JSF
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) JPA
3 1 (4.55%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) ABAP
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Sage