The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 67 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing ERP 82 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.39% 1.76% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.43% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £580 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £51.17 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+77.38% +16.66%
ERP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2546 1974 1657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.21% 72.20% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1000 854
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 118 94
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.70 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ERP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ERP Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Manchester -8 27 £438 +9.37% 17
Lancashire -2 14 £500 +33.33% 3
Merseyside -4 14 £438 +12.90%
Cumbria - 13 £425 -
Cheshire -1 5 £448 +8.48% 9
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 69 (44.23%) SAP
2 57 (36.54%) Oracle
3 34 (21.79%) Dynamics AX
4 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
4 29 (18.59%) Migration
5 27 (17.31%) Manufacturing
6 26 (16.67%) Project Management
7 23 (14.74%) Finance
8 21 (13.46%) Linux
8 21 (13.46%) .NET
8 21 (13.46%) Security Cleared
9 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
9 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 20 (12.82%) Windows
10 19 (12.18%) NetWeaver
10 19 (12.18%) SAP ERP
11 18 (11.54%) SQL
12 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (9.62%) Degree
14 14 (8.97%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (8.97%) Business Analysis
14 14 (8.97%) Java
14 14 (8.97%) UNIX
14 14 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (8.97%) FMCG
15 13 (8.33%) SAP HANA
15 13 (8.33%) High Availability
15 13 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (8.33%) Advertising

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (12.18%) NetWeaver
2 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.64%) Jetty
4 1 (0.64%) nginx
4 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
4 1 (0.64%) Windchill
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 34 (21.79%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (12.18%) SAP ERP
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (4.49%) SAP PLM
4 7 (4.49%) Agresso
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (2.56%) SAP Retail
7 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (1.28%) TRIRIGA
8 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.64%) ENOVIA
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.64%) Maximo
9 1 (0.64%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) DHCP
1 4 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.56%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) LAN
2 3 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.64%) FTP
3 1 (0.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.64%) SSL
3 1 (0.64%) IPsec
3 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.33%) SAP HANA
4 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.21%) DB2
7 5 (3.21%) SAP BW
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.64%) QlikView
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (1.92%) JIRA
1 3 (1.92%) Selenium
1 3 (1.92%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.64%) MorphX
General
1 27 (17.31%) Manufacturing
2 23 (14.74%) Finance
3 13 (8.33%) Advertising
3 13 (8.33%) Retail
4 8 (5.13%) Local Government
5 7 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.64%) Military
7 1 (0.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (19.23%) Consultant
2 29 (18.59%) Analyst
3 24 (15.38%) Architect
4 19 (12.18%) Business Analyst
5 15 (9.62%) Developer
6 13 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.33%) SAP Architect
7 11 (7.05%) SAP Manager
7 11 (7.05%) SAP Consultant
8 8 (5.13%) Programme Manager
8 8 (5.13%) PMO Manager
9 7 (4.49%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 7 (4.49%) Business Process Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Process Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Test Manager
10 6 (3.85%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.21%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.21%) SAP PLM Consultant
12 4 (2.56%) SAP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.46%) .NET
2 10 (6.41%) SAP Basis
3 5 (3.21%) HTML
3 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.21%) Web Services
4 4 (2.56%) XML
4 4 (2.56%) Middleware
5 3 (1.92%) SOAP
6 1 (0.64%) J2EE
6 1 (0.64%) COM
6 1 (0.64%) CSS
6 1 (0.64%) JDBC
6 1 (0.64%) Servlets
6 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.64%) HTML5
6 1 (0.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.64%) CSS3
6 1 (0.64%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.97%) FMCG
2 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.92%) Life Science
6 2 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.64%) PMI
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.64%) Open Source
7 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.46%) Linux
2 20 (12.82%) Windows
3 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.97%) UNIX
5 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.59%) Migration
2 26 (16.67%) Project Management
3 14 (8.97%) Business Analysis
3 14 (8.97%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (8.33%) High Availability
4 13 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 12 (7.69%) Data Management
6 11 (7.05%) CRM
7 9 (5.77%) Change Management
7 9 (5.77%) Resource Management
8 8 (5.13%) Logistics
8 8 (5.13%) UML
8 8 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.13%) Master Data Management
9 7 (4.49%) Test Strategy
9 7 (4.49%) PLM
10 6 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.54%) SQL
2 14 (8.97%) Java
3 8 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.92%) C++
4 3 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.92%) C
4 3 (1.92%) X++
5 2 (1.28%) C#
6 1 (0.64%) Perl
6 1 (0.64%) Python
6 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.62%) Degree
4 6 (3.85%) VCP4
5 2 (1.28%) ACCA
5 2 (1.28%) CIMA
6 1 (0.64%) MCTS
6 1 (0.64%) MCITP
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (44.23%) SAP
2 57 (36.54%) Oracle
3 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.77%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.21%) IBM
5 5 (3.21%) VMware
5 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.92%) Baan
8 2 (1.28%) Progress
8 2 (1.28%) Cognos
9 1 (0.64%) Siebel
9 1 (0.64%) Cisco
9 1 (0.64%) Adobe
9 1 (0.64%) Sun
9 1 (0.64%) HP
9 1 (0.64%) Nortel
9 1 (0.64%) Citrix
9 1 (0.64%) Avaya
9 1 (0.64%) Ariba
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