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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 69 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing ERP 92 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.37% 1.39% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.90% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 17
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£433 £400 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £570 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £46.09 £22.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.50% -53.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -53.70%
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
2963 2258 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.33% 72.77% 71.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1622 1187 865
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 124 86
Average hourly rate £38.00 £25.25 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.49% -10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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
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 24 April 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 -10 29 £500 +29.03% 17
Lancashire +21 22 £400 - 3
Cheshire 0 14 £420 +20.00% 10
Cumbria - 11 £438 -
Merseyside - 11 £400 - 1
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (42.14%) Oracle
2 61 (38.36%) SAP
3 33 (20.75%) Migration
4 27 (16.98%) Finance
4 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 26 (16.35%) Manufacturing
5 26 (16.35%) Security Cleared
6 25 (15.72%) Dynamics AX
7 24 (15.09%) SC Cleared
8 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
9 22 (13.84%) Project Management
10 21 (13.21%) .NET
11 20 (12.58%) Windows
12 19 (11.95%) PRINCE2
12 19 (11.95%) SQL
13 18 (11.32%) Java
13 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (10.69%) UNIX
14 17 (10.69%) Linux
15 15 (9.43%) Degree
16 14 (8.81%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (8.81%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (8.81%) SharePoint
17 13 (8.18%) MS Excel
17 13 (8.18%) NetWeaver
17 13 (8.18%) QA
17 13 (8.18%) Business Analysis
17 13 (8.18%) SAP HANA

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (8.81%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.18%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.89%) IIS
4 2 (1.26%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.63%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) Windchill
4 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (15.72%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (6.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (6.29%) Agresso
3 10 (6.29%) SAP ERP
4 6 (3.77%) Oracle HRMS
5 5 (3.14%) SAP PLM
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (2.52%) SAP Retail
7 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.26%) TRIRIGA
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.63%) Siebel Analytics
9 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.63%) ENOVIA
9 1 (0.63%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) LAN
1 3 (1.89%) WAN
1 3 (1.89%) DHCP
1 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) SAP HANA
2 13 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.55%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.63%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.66%) JIRA
2 3 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.89%) Selenium
2 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.63%) MorphX
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.63%) LSMW
General
1 27 (16.98%) Finance
2 26 (16.35%) Manufacturing
3 14 (8.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (6.29%) Retail
4 10 (6.29%) Local Government
5 6 (3.77%) Advertising
6 3 (1.89%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (18.87%) Consultant
2 27 (16.98%) Analyst
3 22 (13.84%) Architect
4 15 (9.43%) Business Analyst
4 15 (9.43%) Developer
5 13 (8.18%) SAP Manager
5 13 (8.18%) SAP Architect
6 10 (6.29%) Programme Manager
6 10 (6.29%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.03%) PMO Manager
9 7 (4.40%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Business Process Analyst
10 6 (3.77%) Process Analyst
10 6 (3.77%) Dynamics AX Consultant
11 5 (3.14%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (3.14%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.52%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.21%) .NET
2 9 (5.66%) HTML
2 9 (5.66%) XML
3 6 (3.77%) SAP Basis
4 5 (3.14%) Middleware
5 3 (1.89%) SOAP
5 3 (1.89%) Web Services
6 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.63%) COM
7 1 (0.63%) Itk
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.63%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.55%) FMCG
2 11 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.14%) SCADA
5 2 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.26%) NHS
5 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) Statistics
6 1 (0.63%) Life Science
6 1 (0.63%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.58%) Windows
2 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (10.69%) UNIX
3 17 (10.69%) Linux
4 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.75%) Migration
2 22 (13.84%) Project Management
3 19 (11.95%) PRINCE2
4 14 (8.81%) Technical Architecture
4 14 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (8.18%) Business Analysis
5 13 (8.18%) High Availability
6 12 (7.55%) Test Scripting
6 12 (7.55%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.55%) UML
7 10 (6.29%) CRM
8 9 (5.66%) Data Management
8 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.66%) Change Management
8 9 (5.66%) Test Strategy
8 9 (5.66%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.03%) Resource Management
9 8 (5.03%) Logistics
10 7 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.95%) SQL
2 18 (11.32%) Java
3 12 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.89%) C++
5 3 (1.89%) C
5 3 (1.89%) Python
6 2 (1.26%) Ruby
6 2 (1.26%) X++
7 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) C#
7 1 (0.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 24 (15.09%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.43%) Degree
4 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.26%) CIMA
4 2 (1.26%) ACCA
5 1 (0.63%) MCITP
5 1 (0.63%) MCTS
5 1 (0.63%) MBA
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) QA
2 5 (3.14%) GAMP
2 5 (3.14%) GMP
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.89%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Vendors
1 67 (42.14%) Oracle
2 61 (38.36%) SAP
3 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.03%) JD Edwards
5 6 (3.77%) Baan
6 5 (3.14%) Wonderware
6 5 (3.14%) VMware
7 4 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.26%) IBM
8 2 (1.26%) Progress
9 1 (0.63%) PTC
9 1 (0.63%) QAD
9 1 (0.63%) Saba
9 1 (0.63%) webMethods
9 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.63%) Sage
9 1 (0.63%) Siemens
9 1 (0.63%) Sun
9 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.63%) Adobe
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West of England
Boss ERP Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire, North West
MCG Consulting Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago