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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 50 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing ERP 41 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.83% 1.63% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 2.18% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 10
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£500 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £28.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-36.28% -21.52%
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
1036 826 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.50% 74.68% 69.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 424 424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £33.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Bury - 1 £225 - 2
Salford - 1 £400 - 1
Wigan - - - - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Heywood - - - -
Oldham - - - -
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (40.63%) SAP
2 21 (32.81%) SAP ERP
3 16 (25.00%) CRM
4 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.44%) Finance
4 15 (23.44%) Project Management
5 14 (21.88%) NetWeaver
5 14 (21.88%) Linux
6 12 (18.75%) Client/Server
7 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
7 11 (17.19%) SAP BW
7 11 (17.19%) DB2
7 11 (17.19%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (12.50%) SAP Basis
8 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 7 (10.94%) SAP PLM
9 7 (10.94%) FMCG
9 7 (10.94%) ITIL
9 7 (10.94%) Advertising
9 7 (10.94%) PLM
9 7 (10.94%) Retail
10 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.38%) Cisco
11 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.81%) CCNP
11 5 (7.81%) CCNA
11 5 (7.81%) Nortel
11 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (7.81%) Avaya

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (21.88%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 21 (32.81%) SAP ERP
2 11 (17.19%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (10.94%) SAP PLM
4 4 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.56%) SAP SCM
6 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.56%) Agresso
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.56%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) SSL
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) DB2
1 11 (17.19%) SAP BW
2 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) EDMS
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.56%) Selenium
1 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Advertising
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Consultant
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Project Manager
4 10 (15.63%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) SAP PLM Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) ERP Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Dynamics NAV Developer
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Basis Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Manager
10 2 (3.13%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) SAP Basis
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) EDI
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) Java EE
5 1 (1.56%) J2EE
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) COM
5 1 (1.56%) JDBC
5 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.94%) FMCG
3 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Life Science
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) AIX
3 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) CRM
2 15 (23.44%) Project Management
3 7 (10.94%) ITIL
3 7 (10.94%) PLM
4 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Document Management
7 3 (4.69%) Logistics
7 3 (4.69%) PRINCE
7 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Network Management
8 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.13%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.13%) Change Management
8 2 (3.13%) SOA
8 2 (3.13%) ETL
9 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) C#
3 2 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) ABAP
4 1 (1.56%) X++
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) CCNP
1 5 (7.81%) CCNA
1 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) OpenView
1 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.56%) SCCM
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) SAP
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) Nortel
5 5 (7.81%) Avaya
6 3 (4.69%) TARGIT
6 3 (4.69%) Baan
7 2 (3.13%) Sun
7 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 2 (3.13%) Cognos
8 1 (1.56%) Siebel
8 1 (1.56%) Progress
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper
8 1 (1.56%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.56%) StorageTek
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £200 to £225 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago