The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 28 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.83% 1.21% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.60% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Average daily rate £438 £461 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £442 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £480 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 187 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 65.15% 75.40% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 106 110
Average daily rate £325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.00 £10.43 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.06% -56.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.41 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £12.09 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ERP
Oxfordshire

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

ERP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) EDI
5 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Agresso
6 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (10.00%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Manager
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Programme Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ERP Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft