The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 27 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing ERP 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.79% 0.24% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 0.31% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £500 £625 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +35.71%
ERP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 324 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.23% 78.83% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 214 142
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ERP across the Northamptonshire region.

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the Northamptonshire region.

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northampton - 3 £550 - 2
Kettering - 2 £550 -
Daventry - 1 £135 -
ERP
East Midlands

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) SLA
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) ERP Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (6.25%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Support
4 1 (6.25%) HR Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS Support
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
2 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) JDA
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.25%) Talend