The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 61 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing ERP 27 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.05% 1.26% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 1.74% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 6
Average daily rate
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£519 £388 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% -24.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £217 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +48.57%
ERP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
977 862 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.07% 72.13% 65.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 464 467
Average daily rate £338 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Bolton - 1 £288 -
Bury - - - - 1
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - - 1
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (40.82%) SAP
2 16 (32.65%) Finance
3 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.57%) SAP ERP
5 11 (22.45%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (20.41%) CRM
7 8 (16.33%) Linux
7 8 (16.33%) NetWeaver
7 8 (16.33%) FMCG
8 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
9 6 (12.24%) DB2
9 6 (12.24%) SQL
9 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
9 6 (12.24%) SAP BW
9 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
9 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
10 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.20%) Cisco
10 5 (10.20%) .NET
10 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.20%) Advertising
11 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
11 4 (8.16%) PLM
11 4 (8.16%) SAP Basis
11 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (8.16%) Retail
11 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.16%) C#
11 4 (8.16%) ITIL
11 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (28.57%) SAP ERP
2 11 (22.45%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (8.16%) SAP PLM
4 3 (6.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (4.08%) Maximo
6 1 (2.04%) Magento
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.04%) Agresso
6 1 (2.04%) SAP APO
6 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.04%) SAP SCM
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) DB2
1 6 (12.24%) SAP BW
1 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.12%) EDMS
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) QlikView
4 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Advertising
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.04%) French Language
5 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Consultant
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SAP PLM Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (6.12%) ERP Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) SAP Basis
3 3 (6.12%) EDI
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) FMCG
2 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) AIX
2 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) CRM
2 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.16%) PLM
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL
3 4 (8.16%) Project Management
3 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
4 3 (6.12%) Test Management
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.12%) Document Management
4 3 (6.12%) Logistics
4 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Process Management
5 2 (4.08%) Balanced Scorecard
5 2 (4.08%) Migration
5 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) ABAP
3 2 (4.08%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) X++
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) RPG
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.16%) CCNP
1 4 (8.16%) CCNA
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PMP
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) SAP
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Nortel
5 4 (8.16%) Avaya
6 3 (6.12%) TARGIT
6 3 (6.12%) JD Edwards
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) Axway
7 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.04%) Cognos
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) CODA
7 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.04%) Juniper
7 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.04%) StorageTek
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £525 to £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago