The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 16 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 Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 62 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing ERP 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 0.46% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.60% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate £300 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-48.41% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 503 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.99% 77.50% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 268 308
Average daily rate £413 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £36.15 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
ERP
East of England

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hertford - - - - 2
Letchworth - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 2
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
ERP
East of England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) SCADA
7 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
7 1 (7.14%) FMCG
7 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
7 1 (7.14%) Magento
7 1 (7.14%) SAP CE
7 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) DMAIC
7 1 (7.14%) Replication

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (7.14%) SAP EP
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
1 1 (7.14%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
1 1 (7.14%) SAP MDM
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CE
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Database Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) SCADA
1 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
1 1 (7.14%) FMCG
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) DMAIC
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Wonderware
3 1 (7.14%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos