The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 95 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing ERP 183 160 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.14% 1.72% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.22% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 77 90
Average daily rate £438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £9.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.47% -42.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +35.71%
ERP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6791 7200 6227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.38% 77.44% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3942 3316
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 232 260
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ERP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
Berkshire +17 51 £450 - 25
West Sussex +8 40 £425 -5.55% 4
Hampshire +6 36 £400 -5.88% 16
Surrey -12 19 £450 - 18
Buckinghamshire +16 15 £450 +22.03% 4
Oxfordshire +3 8 £350 -30.00% 16
Middlesex - 5 £500 - 2
Kent -9 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £200 - 2
Home Counties - 1 £1,250 -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 123 (36.83%) SAP
2 121 (36.23%) Finance
3 84 (25.15%) Oracle
4 61 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (17.96%) SQL
6 57 (17.07%) CRM
7 51 (15.27%) Project Management
8 47 (14.07%) Microsoft
9 46 (13.77%) SAP ERP
10 40 (11.98%) Migration
11 38 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (11.08%) ITIL
13 35 (10.48%) SharePoint
14 33 (9.88%) Telecoms
14 33 (9.88%) Windows
14 33 (9.88%) Security Cleared
15 32 (9.58%) BusinessObjects
15 32 (9.58%) Manufacturing
16 31 (9.28%) PRINCE2
17 30 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (8.08%) SQL Server
18 27 (8.08%) SaaS
19 25 (7.49%) Oracle ERP
19 25 (7.49%) Retail
20 23 (6.89%) HTML
20 23 (6.89%) EDI
21 22 (6.59%) Windows Server
21 22 (6.59%) Mentoring
21 22 (6.59%) Oracle EBS
21 22 (6.59%) Test Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.10%) NetWeaver
3 6 (1.80%) Node.js
4 5 (1.50%) Apache
5 4 (1.20%) Confluence
5 4 (1.20%) JBoss
5 4 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.20%) SAP EP
5 4 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.90%) IIS
6 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.60%) CMS
7 2 (0.60%) Drupal
7 2 (0.60%) WordPress
8 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.30%) Lync
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (5.99%) MS Office
2 12 (3.59%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.99%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.50%) MS Project
5 4 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.30%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 46 (13.77%) SAP ERP
2 25 (7.49%) Oracle ERP
3 22 (6.59%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (5.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (4.49%) SAP BPC
6 14 (4.19%) SAP PSCD
7 12 (3.59%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (3.59%) SAP FI
8 10 (2.99%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (2.99%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 9 (2.69%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (2.69%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (2.69%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (2.69%) SAP CO
9 9 (2.69%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (1.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (1.80%) SAP HCM
10 6 (1.80%) SAP HR
11 5 (1.50%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.08%) SaaS
2 17 (5.09%) SuccessFactors
3 12 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.10%) Taleo
5 2 (0.60%) IaaS
5 2 (0.60%) Office 365
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
5 2 (0.60%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.30%) Force.com
6 1 (0.30%) Veeva
6 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.50%) Network Security
1 5 (1.50%) SAN
2 4 (1.20%) Converged Networks
3 3 (0.90%) Intranet
3 3 (0.90%) LAN
3 3 (0.90%) WAN
4 2 (0.60%) DHCP
4 2 (0.60%) DNS
4 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) 3G
5 1 (0.30%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.58%) BusinessObjects
2 27 (8.08%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.49%) SAP BW
4 13 (3.89%) MySQL
5 11 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.10%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.80%) CouchDB
7 6 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (1.80%) SAP BI
7 6 (1.80%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.50%) DB2
8 5 (1.50%) Essbase
8 5 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.90%) MS Access
11 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (5.09%) JIRA
2 10 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.10%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.80%) Selenium
4 6 (1.80%) SoapUI
4 6 (1.80%) Subversion
5 5 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.50%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.20%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.30%) ERwin
8 1 (0.30%) MSTest
8 1 (0.30%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 121 (36.23%) Finance
2 33 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 32 (9.58%) Manufacturing
4 25 (7.49%) Retail
5 18 (5.39%) General Ledger
6 13 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.69%) Billing
8 8 (2.40%) Legal
9 5 (1.50%) Advertising
9 5 (1.50%) Back Office
10 3 (0.90%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.90%) Marketing
11 2 (0.60%) Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.60%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Front Office
12 1 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (20.36%) Analyst
2 54 (16.17%) Consultant
3 39 (11.68%) Project Manager
4 36 (10.78%) Architect
5 34 (10.18%) Developer
6 30 (8.98%) SAP Consultant
7 27 (8.08%) Business Analyst
8 23 (6.89%) ERP Analyst
9 21 (6.29%) ERP Manager
10 17 (5.09%) ERP Business Analyst
11 15 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (3.89%) Applications Support
12 13 (3.89%) Test Analyst
13 12 (3.59%) Data Architect
13 12 (3.59%) Functional Consultant
14 11 (3.29%) IT Manager
14 11 (3.29%) Technical Architect
15 10 (2.99%) ERP Project Manager
15 10 (2.99%) Programme Manager
16 9 (2.69%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.89%) EDI
1 23 (6.89%) HTML
2 18 (5.39%) CSS
3 17 (5.09%) XML
4 13 (3.89%) .NET
5 12 (3.59%) Web Services
6 11 (3.29%) AngularJS
6 11 (3.29%) Middleware
6 11 (3.29%) WCF
7 10 (2.99%) jQuery
7 10 (2.99%) REST
8 8 (2.40%) SAP PI
8 8 (2.40%) SAP XI
9 7 (2.10%) LAMP
10 6 (1.80%) SOAP
11 5 (1.50%) MDX
11 5 (1.50%) MSMQ
11 5 (1.50%) SAP Basis
11 5 (1.50%) Symfony
11 5 (1.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.89%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.40%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.40%) Social Media
4 7 (2.10%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.80%) Social Network
6 5 (1.50%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.50%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (1.20%) Economics
7 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.20%) FMCG
7 4 (1.20%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.90%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.60%) EPoS
9 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.30%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.30%) iPhone
10 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.30%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.88%) Windows
2 22 (6.59%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.29%) Linux
4 11 (3.29%) Unix
5 6 (1.80%) AIX
6 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.07%) CRM
3 51 (15.27%) Project Management
4 40 (11.98%) Migration
5 38 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (11.08%) ITIL
7 31 (9.28%) PRINCE2
8 30 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (6.59%) Mentoring
9 22 (6.59%) Test Management
10 21 (6.29%) Business Transformation
11 20 (5.99%) Waterfall
12 19 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (5.09%) Data Management
13 17 (5.09%) SOA
14 16 (4.79%) SDLC
15 15 (4.49%) Data Migration
15 15 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (4.19%) Business Analysis
17 13 (3.89%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (17.96%) SQL
2 19 (5.69%) Java
3 18 (5.39%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.69%) PHP
5 7 (2.10%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.80%) ABAP
6 6 (1.80%) C#
7 5 (1.50%) C
7 5 (1.50%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.20%) C++
8 4 (1.20%) Korn
8 4 (1.20%) Perl
8 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.60%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.99%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.69%) Degree
4 14 (4.19%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.10%) CCA
6 7 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.20%) APMP
7 4 (1.20%) CCNA
7 4 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.90%) MCSE
9 2 (0.60%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.60%) MCP
10 1 (0.30%) ACCA
10 1 (0.30%) CIMA
10 1 (0.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.69%) QA
2 6 (1.80%) SLA
3 4 (1.20%) COBIT
3 4 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.90%) GxP
5 1 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.30%) GAMP
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.80%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) Control-M
2 2 (0.60%) SCCM
2 2 (0.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.30%) Nagios
3 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (36.83%) SAP
2 84 (25.15%) Oracle
3 47 (14.07%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.99%) Hyperion
5 18 (5.39%) Baan
6 13 (3.89%) IBM
7 12 (3.59%) HP
8 11 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.99%) Concur
9 10 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
9 10 (2.99%) Remedy
10 9 (2.69%) Tripwire
10 9 (2.69%) VMware
11 8 (2.40%) Infor
11 8 (2.40%) JD Edwards
11 8 (2.40%) webMethods
12 6 (1.80%) Citrix
12 6 (1.80%) IFS
12 6 (1.80%) Sage
13 5 (1.50%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375.00 per day + approx
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago