The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 35 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% 1.42% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.86% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Average daily rate - £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +105.71%
ERP
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 269 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.40% 76.20% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 171 255
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £29.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.00 £36.40
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 Somerset

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Civica
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Civica
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sage