The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 18 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.59% 3.64% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 4.88% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £275 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.33 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +121.53%
ERP
Lancashire

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
95 82 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 75.40% 74.55% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 42
Median daily rate £375 £435 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.92 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.49% +39.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £16.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £46.30 £23.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Preston region with a requirement for ERP.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) SCORM
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Infor
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Information Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) e-Learning Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 3 (50.00%) SCORM
2 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Infor
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle