The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 17 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing ERP 21 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.32% 2.63% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 4.19% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £323 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -37.50%
ERP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
204 167 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.08% 62.78% 58.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 98 111
Average daily rate £350 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Maidstone - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Tonbridge - - - -
ERP
South East

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 15 (60.00%) SAP
2 14 (56.00%) UNIX
3 13 (52.00%) Epicor
4 6 (24.00%) AS400
4 6 (24.00%) Logistics
4 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) COBOL
4 6 (24.00%) iSeries
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Games
6 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.00%) Magento
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Back Office
7 1 (4.00%) Replication
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) XHTML
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) PMI

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
1 12 (48.00%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XHTML
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) AS400
1 6 (24.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Logistics
2 4 (16.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) COBOL
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) SAP
2 13 (52.00%) Epicor
3 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle