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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 48 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -4
Contract jobs citing ERP 130 66 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.55% 1.75% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 2.24% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 47 23
Median daily rate £388 £475 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.98 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +14.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +4.34%
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
2964 2948 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.01% 78.05% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1736 1227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 94
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 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
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 26 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 +30 75 £400 -23.80% 49
Cheshire +8 17 £400 +23.07% 21
Lancashire +4 17 £325 +8.33% 6
Merseyside 0 4 £250 -41.27% 11
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 99 (44.20%) CRM
2 79 (35.27%) JavaScript
3 75 (33.48%) Java
4 70 (31.25%) PHP
5 69 (30.80%) Web Development
5 69 (30.80%) Network Security
5 69 (30.80%) Digital Media
6 47 (20.98%) Microsoft
7 45 (20.09%) Finance
8 41 (18.30%) Project Management
9 40 (17.86%) .NET
10 39 (17.41%) MS Excel
11 38 (16.96%) SQL
12 36 (16.07%) SAP
13 33 (14.73%) Oracle
14 32 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 30 (13.39%) SQL Server
16 29 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (12.50%) E-Commerce
18 27 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (11.16%) Change Management
20 21 (9.38%) Migration
21 20 (8.93%) Business Analysis
22 19 (8.48%) C#
23 18 (8.04%) HTML
23 18 (8.04%) PRINCE2
23 18 (8.04%) Manufacturing
23 18 (8.04%) Retail
24 17 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
25 16 (7.14%) CSS

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 13 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (4.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.23%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.45%) Apache
8 1 (0.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) SAS
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (17.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.91%) MS Project
3 10 (4.46%) MS Office
4 5 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.79%) Adobe Captivate
5 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (2.68%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (2.23%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 5 (2.23%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 4 (1.79%) Magento
5 4 (1.79%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.89%) Maximo
6 2 (0.89%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.45%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.45%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.45%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.45%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.79%) IaaS
3 4 (1.79%) Office 365
4 3 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.34%) PaaS
4 3 (1.34%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.45%) Google Play
5 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 69 (30.80%) Network Security
2 9 (4.02%) Firewall
3 6 (2.68%) DHCP
3 6 (2.68%) DNS
3 6 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.68%) VLAN
4 5 (2.23%) LAN
4 5 (2.23%) SAN
4 5 (2.23%) WAN
5 4 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.89%) Internet
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.45%) DSL
7 1 (0.45%) Intranet
7 1 (0.45%) MPLS
7 1 (0.45%) VoIP
7 1 (0.45%) VPN
7 1 (0.45%) VRRP
7 1 (0.45%) Wireless
7 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.91%) Data Mining
3 9 (4.02%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.13%) Big Data
5 7 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.68%) OLAP
6 6 (2.68%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.79%) MySQL
9 3 (1.34%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.34%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.23%) gulp
3 5 (2.23%) PeopleTools
4 4 (1.79%) Grunt
4 4 (1.79%) Xcode
5 3 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.34%) JIRA
5 3 (1.34%) Maven
6 2 (0.89%) MorphX
6 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.45%) JUnit
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
7 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 45 (20.09%) Finance
2 18 (8.04%) Manufacturing
2 18 (8.04%) Retail
3 9 (4.02%) Back Office
4 6 (2.68%) Marketing
5 4 (1.79%) Billing
6 2 (0.89%) Local Government
6 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) German Language
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (30.80%) Developer
2 37 (16.52%) Analyst
3 26 (11.61%) Architect
4 23 (10.27%) Project Manager
5 17 (7.59%) Business Analyst
6 16 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 12 (5.36%) SQL Developer
8 11 (4.91%) C# Developer
8 11 (4.91%) Consultant
8 11 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (4.46%) Change Analyst
9 10 (4.46%) HTML Developer
10 9 (4.02%) ERP Manager
11 8 (3.57%) ERP Analyst
11 8 (3.57%) ERP Developer
12 7 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (3.13%) Logistics Analyst
13 6 (2.68%) ERP Project Manager
13 6 (2.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.86%) .NET
2 18 (8.04%) HTML
3 16 (7.14%) CSS
4 14 (6.25%) HTML5
5 13 (5.80%) jQuery
6 12 (5.36%) CSS3
7 11 (4.91%) Middleware
8 8 (3.57%) XML
9 6 (2.68%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.23%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.23%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.23%) iOS SDK
10 5 (2.23%) WCF
11 4 (1.79%) EDI
12 3 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (1.34%) Cocoa
12 3 (1.34%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.34%) JSON
12 3 (1.34%) Web Services
13 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 69 (30.80%) Digital Media
2 10 (4.46%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.13%) Life Science
3 7 (3.13%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.23%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.34%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.34%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Licensing
6 3 (1.34%) SCORM
6 3 (1.34%) User Experience
7 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.89%) Clustering
7 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.89%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.70%) Windows
2 10 (4.46%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.57%) Linux
4 6 (2.68%) AIX
5 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.34%) Android
7 3 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Solaris
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (44.20%) CRM
2 69 (30.80%) Web Development
3 41 (18.30%) Project Management
4 29 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 27 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (11.16%) Change Management
8 21 (9.38%) Migration
9 20 (8.93%) Business Analysis
10 18 (8.04%) PRINCE2
11 17 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.14%) Logistics
13 14 (6.25%) SOA
14 13 (5.80%) TDD
15 12 (5.36%) Data Management
15 12 (5.36%) ETL
15 12 (5.36%) TOGAF
16 11 (4.91%) Business Process Mapping
17 10 (4.46%) Data Migration
17 10 (4.46%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.27%) JavaScript
2 75 (33.48%) Java
3 70 (31.25%) PHP
4 38 (16.96%) SQL
5 19 (8.48%) C#
6 9 (4.02%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.23%) PeopleCode
9 5 (2.23%) SQR
10 4 (1.79%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.34%) VB
12 2 (0.89%) ABAP
12 2 (0.89%) SAPscript
12 2 (0.89%) X++
13 1 (0.45%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 12 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.68%) PMP
3 5 (2.23%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.79%) Degree
4 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.34%) ISEB
5 3 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) CCNA
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) MCSE
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.46%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (20.98%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.07%) SAP
3 33 (14.73%) Oracle
4 11 (4.91%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (4.02%) Citrix
5 9 (4.02%) Vertica
6 8 (3.57%) Talend
6 8 (3.57%) VMware
7 7 (3.13%) Adobe
8 6 (2.68%) Cisco
9 5 (2.23%) Baan
10 4 (1.79%) Google
10 4 (1.79%) IFS
10 4 (1.79%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.79%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.34%) ATG
11 3 (1.34%) ForgeRock
11 3 (1.34%) Tableau
11 3 (1.34%) Teradata
11 3 (1.34%) Zend
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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