The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 119 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing ERP 32 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 0.92% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.17% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 19
Average daily rate £401 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £268 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £505 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Average hourly rate - £31.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +121.53%
ERP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2473 2402 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.76% 79.12% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1309 1081
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 64 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Edinburgh -1 16 £425 -15.00% 3
Glasgow -3 5 £350 -3.44% 5
Aberdeen +8 3 - - 1
West Lothian - 2 £183 -
Fife +5 1 - - 2
ERP
UK

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (31.82%) SQL
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) .NET
3 12 (27.27%) C#
4 9 (20.45%) CRM
4 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
5 8 (18.18%) Degree
5 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 8 (18.18%) Web Services
6 7 (15.91%) Java
6 7 (15.91%) Oracle
6 7 (15.91%) ETL
6 7 (15.91%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (15.91%) Middleware
6 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Finance
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Change Management
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.36%) PHP
8 5 (11.36%) SOA
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 5 (11.36%) Migration
8 5 (11.36%) Network Security
8 5 (11.36%) Data Migration

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.27%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.27%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.82%) BigMachines
3 3 (6.82%) Primavera
3 3 (6.82%) Teamcenter
4 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (4.55%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Architect
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Developer
3 7 (15.91%) ERP Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) ERP Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Data Quality Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Quality Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 7 (15.91%) Middleware
4 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.82%) Itk
6 2 (4.55%) Drools
6 2 (4.55%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) J2EE
6 2 (4.55%) Swing
6 2 (4.55%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) XSL
6 2 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (2.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) Life Science
3 1 (2.27%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) AIX
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) CRM
2 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.91%) ETL
3 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) SOA
5 5 (11.36%) Web Development
6 4 (9.09%) Analytics
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) CAD
7 3 (6.82%) Coaching
7 3 (6.82%) Data Security
7 3 (6.82%) PLM
7 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Ada
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) MBA
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (6.82%) Tableau
6 2 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.55%) Siemens
7 1 (2.27%) Cognos
7 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
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