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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 54 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +10
Contract jobs citing ERP 109 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.13% 1.84% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 2.29% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 49 22
Median daily rate £400 £413 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -16.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £295 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 - £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -6.52%
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
2831 3413 2408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.30% 80.63% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 2071 1340
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 137 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 August 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 August 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 +19 56 £425 -3.68% 48
Lancashire +22 17 £375 -11.76% 6
Cheshire +16 16 £400 +15.94% 26
Merseyside +5 3 £250 -28.57% 5
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 101 (44.49%) CRM
2 83 (36.56%) Java
3 82 (36.12%) JavaScript
4 75 (33.04%) PHP
5 74 (32.60%) Web Development
5 74 (32.60%) Network Security
5 74 (32.60%) Digital Media
6 48 (21.15%) Microsoft
7 45 (19.82%) Finance
8 42 (18.50%) Project Management
9 41 (18.06%) SQL
10 39 (17.18%) MS Excel
11 38 (16.74%) .NET
11 38 (16.74%) SAP
12 32 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (13.66%) Active Directory
14 30 (13.22%) SQL Server
15 29 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (12.33%) E-Commerce
17 25 (11.01%) Oracle
17 25 (11.01%) Change Management
18 23 (10.13%) Migration
19 22 (9.69%) C#
19 22 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (8.81%) HTML
21 19 (8.37%) PRINCE2
21 19 (8.37%) Manufacturing
21 19 (8.37%) Business Analysis
22 18 (7.93%) Dynamics AX
22 18 (7.93%) Retail

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 10 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.76%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.44%) Apache
7 1 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) SAS
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.96%) MS Office
2 9 (3.96%) MS Project
3 4 (1.76%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (2.64%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.76%) Magento
4 4 (1.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 4 (1.76%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 4 (1.76%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.32%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.44%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.44%) Maximo
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.44%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.44%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.44%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.44%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.20%) Office 365
4 4 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.76%) IaaS
4 4 (1.76%) PaaS
5 2 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.88%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.44%) Google Play
6 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 74 (32.60%) Network Security
2 7 (3.08%) Firewall
3 6 (2.64%) DHCP
3 6 (2.64%) DNS
4 5 (2.20%) LAN
4 5 (2.20%) SAN
4 5 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.20%) VLAN
4 5 (2.20%) WAN
5 4 (1.76%) Internet
5 4 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.44%) DSL
6 1 (0.44%) Intranet
6 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.44%) MPLS
6 1 (0.44%) NAS
6 1 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
6 1 (0.44%) VRRP
6 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.85%) Data Mining
3 10 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (3.52%) Big Data
5 8 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.64%) OLAP
7 6 (2.64%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.76%) MySQL
9 4 (1.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.76%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.32%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.20%) gulp
3 5 (2.20%) Xcode
4 4 (1.76%) Grunt
4 4 (1.76%) JIRA
4 4 (1.76%) PeopleTools
4 4 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.32%) Maven
5 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.88%) MorphX
7 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.44%) JUnit
7 1 (0.44%) Selenium
7 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 45 (19.82%) Finance
2 19 (8.37%) Manufacturing
3 18 (7.93%) Retail
4 10 (4.41%) Back Office
5 6 (2.64%) Marketing
6 4 (1.76%) Billing
7 3 (1.32%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Local Government
8 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) German Language
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (30.84%) Developer
2 41 (18.06%) Analyst
3 30 (13.22%) Architect
4 22 (9.69%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.93%) Business Analyst
6 17 (7.49%) .NET Developer
7 14 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (5.73%) SQL Developer
9 12 (5.29%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (4.85%) HTML Developer
11 10 (4.41%) Change Analyst
11 10 (4.41%) Consultant
11 10 (4.41%) ERP Analyst
12 8 (3.52%) ERP Developer
12 8 (3.52%) ERP Manager
13 7 (3.08%) HTML CSS Developer
13 7 (3.08%) Logistics Analyst
14 6 (2.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (2.64%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.74%) .NET
2 20 (8.81%) HTML
3 17 (7.49%) CSS
4 15 (6.61%) HTML5
5 12 (5.29%) CSS3
6 11 (4.85%) Middleware
7 10 (4.41%) jQuery
8 9 (3.96%) XML
9 6 (2.64%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.64%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.64%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.20%) EDI
10 5 (2.20%) iOS SDK
10 5 (2.20%) WCF
11 4 (1.76%) Cocoa
11 4 (1.76%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.76%) Web Services
12 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 74 (32.60%) Digital Media
2 11 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.08%) Life Science
4 5 (2.20%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.32%) Clustering
5 3 (1.32%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.32%) Learning Management System
5 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (1.32%) SCORM
5 3 (1.32%) User Experience
5 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.88%) EPoS
6 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.05%) Windows
2 10 (4.41%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.96%) Linux
4 6 (2.64%) AIX
4 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.76%) Android
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (44.49%) CRM
2 74 (32.60%) Web Development
3 42 (18.50%) Project Management
4 32 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (12.33%) E-Commerce
7 25 (11.01%) Change Management
8 23 (10.13%) Migration
9 22 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (8.37%) Business Analysis
10 19 (8.37%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.93%) Logistics
12 16 (7.05%) SOA
13 14 (6.17%) ETL
14 13 (5.73%) Data Management
14 13 (5.73%) TDD
14 13 (5.73%) TOGAF
15 11 (4.85%) Business Process Mapping
16 10 (4.41%) Strategic Planning
16 10 (4.41%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (36.56%) Java
2 82 (36.12%) JavaScript
3 75 (33.04%) PHP
4 41 (18.06%) SQL
5 22 (9.69%) C#
6 11 (4.85%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.64%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.20%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.76%) PeopleCode
10 4 (1.76%) SQR
10 4 (1.76%) VB
11 3 (1.32%) X++
12 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.44%) ABAP
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) C++
13 1 (0.44%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (6.17%) SC Cleared
1 14 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.20%) PMP
3 4 (1.76%) Degree
3 4 (1.76%) ISEB
3 4 (1.76%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.76%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.44%) CCNA
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.44%) MCSE
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.29%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (13.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.76%) XenApp
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
1 1 (0.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.74%) SAP
3 25 (11.01%) Oracle
4 12 (5.29%) Citrix
5 9 (3.96%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (3.96%) Vertica
6 8 (3.52%) Talend
6 8 (3.52%) VMware
7 7 (3.08%) Adobe
8 6 (2.64%) IFS
8 6 (2.64%) JD Edwards
9 5 (2.20%) Baan
9 5 (2.20%) Cisco
9 5 (2.20%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.76%) ForgeRock
10 4 (1.76%) Google
10 4 (1.76%) Tableau
11 3 (1.32%) Zend
12 2 (0.88%) Infor
12 2 (0.88%) RedPrairie
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