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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 81 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing ERP 64 53 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.74% 1.77% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.42% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.98 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+26.08% -39.15%
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
2814 2193 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.34% 73.12% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1165 895
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £549 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 93 83
Average hourly rate £34.00 £26.83 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.72% +27.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £45.00 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +1 31 £525 +2.43% 30
Cheshire -2 16 £325 -38.09% 7
Lancashire +5 10 £400 - 3
Cumbria - 6 £540 - 1
Merseyside -13 1 £400 - 3
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (45.70%) Oracle
2 54 (35.76%) SAP
3 40 (26.49%) Finance
4 34 (22.52%) Migration
5 26 (17.22%) SQL Server
6 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
7 24 (15.89%) Project Management
7 24 (15.89%) Security Cleared
8 23 (15.23%) SC Cleared
9 21 (13.91%) SQL
9 21 (13.91%) Windows
10 19 (12.58%) Manufacturing
10 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (11.92%) .NET
12 17 (11.26%) PRINCE2
12 17 (11.26%) UNIX
12 17 (11.26%) Linux
12 17 (11.26%) Dynamics AX
13 16 (10.60%) Java
13 16 (10.60%) Middleware
13 16 (10.60%) Oracle Database
14 15 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (9.93%) Oracle EBS
15 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (9.27%) Degree
15 14 (9.27%) Technical Architecture
15 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
15 14 (9.27%) CRM
16 13 (8.61%) Pharmaceutical

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (8.61%) NetWeaver
2 12 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.99%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.99%) IIS
3 3 (1.99%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.32%) CMS
4 2 (1.32%) Lync
4 2 (1.32%) Node.js
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.66%) Mule
5 1 (0.66%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.31%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.99%) MS Office
4 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) Windchill
5 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (9.93%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (6.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (5.96%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (5.30%) SAP ERP
6 7 (4.64%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (4.64%) Agresso
7 6 (3.97%) Oracle HRMS
7 6 (3.97%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (2.65%) SAP Retail
9 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.66%) ENOVIA
11 1 (0.66%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) LAN
1 5 (3.31%) WAN
2 4 (2.65%) DHCP
2 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.65%) DNS
3 1 (0.66%) SAN
3 1 (0.66%) Intranet
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.60%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.61%) SAP HANA
4 9 (5.96%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.66%) QlikView
9 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.66%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.66%) HBase
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) JIRA
2 3 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.32%) MorphX
4 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.66%) Hudson
4 1 (0.66%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.66%) LSMW
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (26.49%) Finance
2 19 (12.58%) Manufacturing
3 13 (8.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (6.62%) Local Government
5 7 (4.64%) Retail
6 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.32%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
8 1 (0.66%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.66%) Military
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (21.85%) Architect
2 21 (13.91%) Consultant
3 19 (12.58%) Analyst
4 15 (9.93%) Developer
4 15 (9.93%) SAP Architect
5 14 (9.27%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (5.96%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.96%) SAP Manager
7 8 (5.30%) Oracle Architect
8 7 (4.64%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.97%) PMO Manager
9 6 (3.97%) Programme Manager
9 6 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (3.31%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.31%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.31%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.65%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.92%) .NET
2 16 (10.60%) Middleware
3 11 (7.28%) XML
4 9 (5.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (5.30%) HTML
6 6 (3.97%) SAP Basis
7 3 (1.99%) SOAP
8 2 (1.32%) Web Services
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (1.32%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.32%) XSD
8 2 (1.32%) XSLT
8 2 (1.32%) JMS
8 2 (1.32%) WSDL
9 1 (0.66%) J2EE
9 1 (0.66%) REST
9 1 (0.66%) Itk
9 1 (0.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.97%) FMCG
3 5 (3.31%) SCADA
4 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.32%) Statistics
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) Life Science
7 1 (0.66%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.91%) Windows
2 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (11.26%) UNIX
3 17 (11.26%) Linux
4 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) Solaris
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.52%) Migration
2 24 (15.89%) Project Management
3 17 (11.26%) PRINCE2
4 15 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (9.27%) CRM
5 14 (9.27%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (8.61%) High Availability
7 11 (7.28%) Test Scripting
7 11 (7.28%) Data Migration
7 11 (7.28%) SOA
7 11 (7.28%) TOGAF
7 11 (7.28%) Mentoring
8 10 (6.62%) UML
9 9 (5.96%) Logistics
10 8 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.64%) Supply Chain Management
12 6 (3.97%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.97%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.91%) SQL
2 16 (10.60%) Java
3 12 (7.95%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.31%) X++
4 5 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.99%) C
5 3 (1.99%) C++
5 3 (1.99%) Python
6 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.66%) XQuery
7 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.23%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.27%) Degree
4 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCITP
4 2 (1.32%) CIPD
5 1 (0.66%) MCSE
5 1 (0.66%) CCNA
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ACCA
5 1 (0.66%) CIMA
5 1 (0.66%) MBA
5 1 (0.66%) MCTS
5 1 (0.66%) APMP
5 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) QA
2 5 (3.31%) GAMP
2 5 (3.31%) GMP
3 2 (1.32%) GAAP
4 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.99%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.99%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (45.70%) Oracle
2 54 (35.76%) SAP
3 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.64%) VMware
5 6 (3.97%) JD Edwards
6 5 (3.31%) Baan
6 5 (3.31%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (3.31%) Wonderware
7 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.65%) IBM
7 4 (2.65%) HP
8 3 (1.99%) Lotus
9 2 (1.32%) Retek
9 2 (1.32%) ATG
9 2 (1.32%) Stellent
9 2 (1.32%) Endeca
10 1 (0.66%) Saba
10 1 (0.66%) PTC
10 1 (0.66%) QAD
10 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
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