The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 24 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 Manchester 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 61 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing ERP 26 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.89% 0.62% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.90% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 7
Average daily rate £388 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £340 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £452 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 670 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.01% 69.29% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 328 428
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 48
Average hourly rate £16.63 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.90% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.90 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.31 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
ERP
North West

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Stockport - - - -
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (27.91%) SAP
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) CRM
3 10 (23.26%) Finance
4 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.60%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Data Management
6 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
6 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (11.63%) SAP CRM
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) SOA
6 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) Middleware
7 4 (9.30%) .NET
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
7 4 (9.30%) FMCG
7 4 (9.30%) Change Control
7 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Test Management
8 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (11.63%) SAP CRM
3 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP ERP
4 3 (6.98%) Maximo
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.33%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.95%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) CRM Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) SAP Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Middleware
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) EDI
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
5 1 (2.33%) JSON
5 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.33%) YUI
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (2.33%) Sass
5 1 (2.33%) LESS
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScriptMVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) CRM
2 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
3 7 (16.28%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) SOA
4 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.63%) Data Management
4 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Change Control
5 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
5 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.30%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.98%) Test Management
6 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.65%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.33%) X++
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) SAP
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) Epicor
4 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago