The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 74 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing ERP 18 59 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.29% 3.01% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 3.65% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 47 26
Median daily rate £575 £395 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.56% -19.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £439
% change year-on-year
- -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +57.89%

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
1158 1617 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.89% 82.50% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 946 651
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 32
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for ERP.

1 21 (33.87%) SAP
2 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) CRM
3 14 (22.58%) Project Management
4 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
5 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (17.74%) SAP BW
7 10 (16.13%) Java
7 10 (16.13%) SAP ERP
8 9 (14.52%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
9 8 (12.90%) PHP
9 8 (12.90%) SQL
9 8 (12.90%) SAP HR
9 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
9 8 (12.90%) Migration
9 8 (12.90%) Network Security
9 8 (12.90%) Web Development
9 8 (12.90%) Digital Media
10 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.29%) .NET
10 7 (11.29%) Oracle
10 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.68%) SOA
11 6 (9.68%) JD Edwards
11 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.68%) SAP GRC
11 6 (9.68%) SuccessFactors

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) SAP ERP
2 8 (12.90%) SAP HR
3 6 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (9.68%) SAP GRC
4 4 (6.45%) SAP BPC
5 3 (4.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.61%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.61%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.61%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.68%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (8.06%) SaaS
4 4 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.45%) PaaS
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.23%) Office 365
6 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Network Security
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) VLAN
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.61%) DMZ
4 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.61%) MS Access
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Power BI
4 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) gulp
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Grunt
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Architect
2 15 (24.19%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) SAP Architect
4 8 (12.90%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Azure Architect
6 5 (8.06%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) ERP Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) ERP Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) ERP Manager
8 3 (4.84%) SAP BW Architect
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Manager
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) SAP BPC Architect
9 2 (3.23%) SAP HR Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) EDI
3 3 (4.84%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) Middleware
3 3 (4.84%) SOAP
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) CSS3
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.61%) J2EE
5 1 (1.61%) Laravel
5 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) Sass
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Digital Media
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) CRM
2 14 (22.58%) Project Management
3 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (14.52%) SAP Implementation
5 8 (12.90%) Migration
5 8 (12.90%) Web Development
6 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.68%) SOA
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.84%) Logistics
10 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Java
2 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.90%) PHP
3 8 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.61%) C
6 1 (1.61%) C++
6 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) ISEB
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) SAP
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) JD Edwards
5 5 (8.06%) Ariba
5 5 (8.06%) Concur
6 4 (6.45%) ForgeRock
6 4 (6.45%) Sitecore
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix
7 3 (4.84%) VMware
8 2 (3.23%) Hyperion
8 2 (3.23%) NetSuite
8 2 (3.23%) Workday
9 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.61%) EMC
9 1 (1.61%) Isilon
9 1 (1.61%) JDA
9 1 (1.61%) RedPrairie
9 1 (1.61%) Tableau
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