The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Reading 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 58 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing ERP 9 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 0.43% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.61% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Average daily rate
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£369 £285 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.38% -32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £217 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £457 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
601 651 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.22% 70.23% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 283 308
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 8
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £37.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ERP
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ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) MS Project
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) B2C
6 2 (15.38%) Siebel
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) Agresso
6 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (15.38%) Agresso
2 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.69%) Maximo
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) SAP SRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (15.38%) MS Access
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) MDX
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Low Latency
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) X++
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (15.38%) Siebel
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Primavera
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) SunGard