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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 58 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Contract jobs citing ERP 119 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.17% 1.83% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 2.35% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 47 24
Median daily rate £388 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.22 £15.98 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +26.08%
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
3037 2891 2305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.90% 77.76% 75.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1916 1724 1227
Median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 118 98
Median hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +23 67 £388 -26.19% 52
Cheshire -2 21 £406 +25.00% 23
Lancashire +1 13 £325 -18.75% 9
Merseyside +2 3 £325 -18.75% 7
Cumbria +3 1 - - 1
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for ERP.

1 94 (42.73%) CRM
2 78 (35.45%) JavaScript
3 66 (30.00%) Java
4 62 (28.18%) PHP
4 62 (28.18%) Web Development
5 60 (27.27%) Network Security
5 60 (27.27%) Digital Media
6 46 (20.91%) Finance
7 44 (20.00%) .NET
8 41 (18.64%) Microsoft
8 41 (18.64%) Project Management
9 40 (18.18%) Oracle
10 39 (17.73%) SAP
11 34 (15.45%) MS Excel
12 33 (15.00%) SQL
13 30 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (12.73%) Change Management
15 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (11.36%) SQL Server
17 24 (10.91%) E-Commerce
17 24 (10.91%) Active Directory
18 22 (10.00%) SharePoint
18 22 (10.00%) Migration
18 22 (10.00%) Business Analysis
19 20 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
19 20 (9.09%) jQuery
20 19 (8.64%) PRINCE2
21 17 (7.73%) C#
21 17 (7.73%) BizTalk Server
21 17 (7.73%) Dynamics AX

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 22 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.73%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (7.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.91%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.91%) MS Project
3 6 (2.73%) MS Office
4 5 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.82%) Adobe Captivate
5 4 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.91%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (7.73%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (4.09%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (2.73%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 6 (2.73%) SAP ERP
5 5 (2.27%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 5 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (1.82%) Magento
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.36%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.91%) Maximo
8 2 (0.91%) Primavera
8 2 (0.91%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.91%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.45%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.82%) SoftLayer
3 3 (1.36%) IaaS
3 3 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.91%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 60 (27.27%) Network Security
2 6 (2.73%) Firewall
3 2 (0.91%) Intranet
3 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.91%) VLAN
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.45%) DHCP
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) NAS
4 1 (0.45%) SAN
4 1 (0.45%) VoIP
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) Wireless
4 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 9 (4.09%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.18%) Big Data
5 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.73%) OLAP
6 6 (2.73%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.36%) MySQL
9 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.36%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.91%) DB2
10 2 (0.91%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.91%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.73%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.27%) PeopleTools
5 4 (1.82%) Xcode
6 3 (1.36%) Maven
7 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.91%) Grunt
7 2 (0.91%) gulp
7 2 (0.91%) JIRA
7 2 (0.91%) MorphX
7 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.45%) JUnit
8 1 (0.45%) Selenium
8 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 46 (20.91%) Finance
2 16 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 16 (7.27%) Retail
3 6 (2.73%) Back Office
3 6 (2.73%) Marketing
4 3 (1.36%) Billing
5 2 (0.91%) Local Government
5 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) German Language
6 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (31.82%) Developer
2 38 (17.27%) Analyst
3 24 (10.91%) Project Manager
4 22 (10.00%) Architect
5 21 (9.55%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 11 (5.00%) Consultant
7 11 (5.00%) ERP Manager
7 11 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (4.09%) CRM Developer
8 9 (4.09%) SQL Developer
9 8 (3.64%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.64%) ERP Developer
10 7 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.18%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.18%) ERP Analyst
10 7 (3.18%) ERP Project Manager
10 7 (3.18%) HTML Developer
10 7 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.73%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.00%) .NET
2 20 (9.09%) jQuery
3 15 (6.82%) CSS
3 15 (6.82%) HTML
4 10 (4.55%) Middleware
5 9 (4.09%) CSS3
5 9 (4.09%) HTML5
6 8 (3.64%) XML
7 5 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.27%) iOS SDK
7 5 (2.27%) WCF
8 3 (1.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.36%) Cocoa
8 3 (1.36%) JSON
8 3 (1.36%) Software Packaging
8 3 (1.36%) Web Services
9 2 (0.91%) BAPI
9 2 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (27.27%) Digital Media
2 15 (6.82%) Virtual Team
3 9 (4.09%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.73%) Life Science
5 5 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.36%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.36%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.36%) SCORM
7 3 (1.36%) User Experience
8 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.91%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.09%) Windows
2 8 (3.64%) Linux
3 6 (2.73%) AIX
4 5 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.91%) Android
7 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Solaris
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (42.73%) CRM
2 62 (28.18%) Web Development
3 41 (18.64%) Project Management
4 30 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (12.73%) Change Management
6 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 22 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 22 (10.00%) Migration
9 19 (8.64%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (6.82%) Virtual Team Management
11 12 (5.45%) Data Migration
11 12 (5.45%) ETL
11 12 (5.45%) System Testing
11 12 (5.45%) TDD
12 11 (5.00%) Data Management
12 11 (5.00%) SDLC
12 11 (5.00%) TOGAF
13 10 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 78 (35.45%) JavaScript
2 66 (30.00%) Java
3 62 (28.18%) PHP
4 33 (15.00%) SQL
5 17 (7.73%) C#
6 6 (2.73%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.27%) PeopleCode
7 5 (2.27%) SQR
8 4 (1.82%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.91%) ABAP
9 2 (0.91%) SAPscript
9 2 (0.91%) X++
10 1 (0.45%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.45%) C
10 1 (0.45%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (6.36%) SC Cleared
1 14 (6.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (2.73%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.73%) PMP
4 5 (2.27%) Degree
4 5 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.91%) HND
5 2 (0.91%) ISEB
5 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) CCNA
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) MCSE
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.64%) QA
2 5 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.18%) Oracle
3 39 (17.73%) SAP
4 11 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (4.09%) Vertica
6 8 (3.64%) Talend
7 7 (3.18%) Adobe
8 5 (2.27%) Baan
8 5 (2.27%) Citrix
9 4 (1.82%) ATG
9 4 (1.82%) Google
9 4 (1.82%) IFS
9 4 (1.82%) Teradata
10 3 (1.36%) Tableau
10 3 (1.36%) VMware
10 3 (1.36%) Zend
11 2 (0.91%) Cisco
11 2 (0.91%) CODA
11 2 (0.91%) Infor
11 2 (0.91%) Sage
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Accrington, Lancashire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £125 - £175 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago