The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Scotland 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 89 60 87
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Contract jobs citing ERP 41 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 2.19% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 3.08% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £37.80 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-39.15% +127.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2076 1753 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.55% 71.00% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 888 821
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 62
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ERP
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
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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 -19 16 £400 +14.28% 3
Aberdeen +2 10 £400 +18.51% 2
Glasgow +3 9 £413 +10.00% 7
Fife +1 1 £550 +37.50%
West Lothian - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Stirling - - - -
ERP
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ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 22 (29.33%) Oracle
3 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.00%) Project Management
5 15 (20.00%) CRM
6 13 (17.33%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (14.67%) Change Management
8 11 (14.67%) SQL
9 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (12.00%) ITIL
10 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
11 8 (10.67%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (10.67%) MS Office
11 8 (10.67%) SAP
12 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.33%) Java
12 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (9.33%) Business Analytics
12 7 (9.33%) Analytics
13 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (8.00%) JD Edwards
13 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) FileNet
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.67%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (2.67%) Agresso
8 2 (2.67%) SAP MM
9 1 (1.33%) SAP PP
9 1 (1.33%) Movex
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (1.33%) SAP HR
9 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (1.33%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.67%) MS Access
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) ProC
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
3 3 (4.00%) Local Government
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Consultant
3 13 (17.33%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) Change Manager
5 10 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
5 10 (13.33%) Business Manager
6 9 (12.00%) Project Manager
7 8 (10.67%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
8 5 (6.67%) ERP Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Support Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Project Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Developer Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Functional Consultant
11 2 (2.67%) Lead Business Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) MDX
2 2 (2.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) Java EE 5
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.33%) REST
3 1 (1.33%) SOAP
3 1 (1.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) GIS
1 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.33%) iPad
2 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) CRM
1 15 (20.00%) Project Management
2 11 (14.67%) Change Management
3 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.00%) ITIL
4 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.33%) Business Analytics
5 7 (9.33%) Analytics
5 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.00%) Migration
6 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (6.67%) System Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Workflow
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.33%) Use Case
9 3 (4.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) RPG
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.33%) X++
5 1 (1.33%) RPG/400
5 1 (1.33%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) PMP
4 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle
2 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.67%) SAP
4 6 (8.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Infor
6 1 (1.33%) Cognos
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.33%) Epicor
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago