The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 113 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing ERP 136 150 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.77% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.50% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 77 98
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £528 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £44.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6712 6005 6877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.90% 70.84% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 3231 3262
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 255 321
Average hourly rate £22.63 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ERP
England

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Hampshire +3 62 £338 -25.00% 10
Berkshire +6 20 £363 -17.14% 28
Surrey -25 16 £450 +18.42% 9
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £290 -36.26% 7
Oxfordshire +2 8 £375 -6.25% 6
West Sussex -8 4 £375 -37.50% 3
Middlesex -13 4 £463 +60.95% 1
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 4
Home Counties - - - -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 79 (30.15%) Finance
2 73 (27.86%) Oracle
3 70 (26.72%) SAP
4 52 (19.85%) Manufacturing
5 42 (16.03%) Microsoft
6 40 (15.27%) Telecoms
7 38 (14.50%) CRM
8 37 (14.12%) SQL
9 36 (13.74%) SaaS
10 33 (12.60%) Project Management
11 30 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (10.69%) PRINCE2
13 24 (9.16%) Java
13 24 (9.16%) Dynamics AX
14 21 (8.02%) Security Cleared
14 21 (8.02%) MS Excel
14 21 (8.02%) Migration
15 20 (7.63%) ITIL
16 19 (7.25%) MS Project
16 19 (7.25%) Windows
16 19 (7.25%) AS400
17 17 (6.49%) .NET
17 17 (6.49%) iSeries
18 16 (6.11%) Retail
18 16 (6.11%) Change Management
19 15 (5.73%) Middleware
19 15 (5.73%) IBM
19 15 (5.73%) Change Control
20 14 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
20 14 (5.34%) Pharmaceutical

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.44%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.91%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.15%) Apache
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.15%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.15%) Confluence
6 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.25%) MS Project
3 13 (4.96%) MS Office
4 11 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.44%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.15%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 24 (9.16%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (4.20%) SAP ERP
4 9 (3.44%) Agresso
4 9 (3.44%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (3.44%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (3.44%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (3.05%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (2.67%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (1.91%) BPCS
9 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (1.15%) SAP FI
9 3 (1.15%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.15%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.76%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.76%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.76%) HFM
10 2 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.74%) SaaS
2 3 (1.15%) Force.com
3 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) Office 365
4 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.67%) DNS
2 5 (1.91%) SAN
2 5 (1.91%) Firewall
2 5 (1.91%) VoIP
3 3 (1.15%) SNMP
3 3 (1.15%) SSL
4 2 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.76%) GGSN
4 2 (0.76%) SGSN
4 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.76%) HTTP
4 2 (0.76%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.76%) LDAP
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.38%) VPN
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
5 1 (0.38%) 2G
5 1 (0.38%) WPA
5 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.82%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.91%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.91%) SQLPlus
6 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.91%) MS Access
6 5 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.91%) QlikView
7 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.53%) SAP BI
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.38%) Selenium
2 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.38%) MorphX
General
1 79 (30.15%) Finance
2 52 (19.85%) Manufacturing
3 40 (15.27%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.11%) Retail
5 14 (5.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.67%) Advertising
7 5 (1.91%) Billing
8 4 (1.53%) Back Office
8 4 (1.53%) Legal
9 3 (1.15%) Marketing
9 3 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.76%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.38%) Banking
11 1 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (21.76%) Analyst
2 32 (12.21%) Project Manager
3 26 (9.92%) Developer
4 24 (9.16%) Architect
5 20 (7.63%) Consultant
6 13 (4.96%) Technical Support
7 12 (4.58%) Administrator
8 11 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.82%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (3.82%) Applications Support
9 10 (3.82%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.44%) Systems Manager
11 8 (3.05%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (3.05%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (2.67%) ERP Project Manager
13 6 (2.29%) Systems Support
13 6 (2.29%) Finance Systems Manager
13 6 (2.29%) Help Desk Analyst
13 6 (2.29%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.49%) .NET
2 15 (5.73%) Middleware
3 7 (2.67%) CSS
3 7 (2.67%) XML
4 6 (2.29%) HTML
4 6 (2.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.91%) XSLT
5 5 (1.91%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.15%) Visualforce
6 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.15%) JSON
6 3 (1.15%) WCF
6 3 (1.15%) jQuery
6 3 (1.15%) REST
6 3 (1.15%) Web Services
6 3 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.76%) J2EE
7 2 (0.76%) CSS3
7 2 (0.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.25%) AS400
2 17 (6.49%) iSeries
3 9 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.05%) FMCG
5 4 (1.53%) Learning Management System
5 4 (1.53%) HACMP
6 3 (1.15%) iPad
7 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.76%) Clustering
7 2 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.76%) EPoS
7 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) GIS
8 1 (0.38%) Handset
8 1 (0.38%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) W3C
8 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.38%) DTV
8 1 (0.38%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.25%) Windows
2 9 (3.44%) Linux
3 5 (1.91%) AIX
4 4 (1.53%) UNIX
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.76%) HPUX
5 2 (0.76%) Solaris
5 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.76%) NetWare
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) VMS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.50%) CRM
2 33 (12.60%) Project Management
3 30 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (10.69%) PRINCE2
5 21 (8.02%) Migration
6 20 (7.63%) ITIL
7 16 (6.11%) Change Management
8 15 (5.73%) Change Control
9 11 (4.20%) Data Migration
10 10 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (3.82%) Logistics
11 9 (3.44%) Business Analysis
11 9 (3.44%) Risk Management
11 9 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.05%) SOA
12 8 (3.05%) Programme Management
12 8 (3.05%) Project Planning
12 8 (3.05%) Resource Management
13 7 (2.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.12%) SQL
2 24 (9.16%) Java
3 8 (3.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.67%) C
4 7 (2.67%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.29%) C#
6 5 (1.91%) VBA
7 4 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.53%) VB
8 3 (1.15%) C++
8 3 (1.15%) Perl
8 3 (1.15%) VB6
8 3 (1.15%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.76%) Korn
9 2 (0.76%) X++
9 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.05%) Degree
3 7 (2.67%) ACCA
3 7 (2.67%) CIMA
4 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.91%) MCSA
5 5 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.53%) ISEB
7 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.38%) CBAP
9 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PMP
9 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MCDST
9 1 (0.38%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.20%) SLA
2 7 (2.67%) QA
3 4 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.15%) GxP
5 2 (0.76%) GAMP
5 2 (0.76%) GCP
5 2 (0.76%) GMP
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.15%) vSphere
3 2 (0.76%) OCFS2
3 2 (0.76%) GPFS
3 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.91%) SCCM
1 5 (1.91%) SCOM
2 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (27.86%) Oracle
2 70 (26.72%) SAP
3 42 (16.03%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.73%) IBM
5 13 (4.96%) JD Edwards
6 12 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.44%) HP
8 8 (3.05%) Business Objects
9 7 (2.67%) Hyperion
10 6 (2.29%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.29%) Siebel
10 6 (2.29%) Symantec
11 5 (1.91%) McAfee
11 5 (1.91%) VMware
11 5 (1.91%) Citrix
12 4 (1.53%) Cognos
12 4 (1.53%) Pegasus
12 4 (1.53%) Epicor
12 4 (1.53%) EMC
13 3 (1.15%) Sage
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