The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 17 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ERP 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.37% - 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% - 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£530 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-16.82% -25.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 36 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 83.56% 76.60% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 56
Average daily rate £500 £320 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -27.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 1
Average hourly rate £78.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+420.00% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Preston

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos
2 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (50.00%) DSDM
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Jetty
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Infor
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Jetty
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
2 2 (33.33%) TM1 Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle