The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 107 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing ERP 33 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 1.59% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.22% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 30
Average daily rate
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£490 £439 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% +9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £328 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £553 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +16.66%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2310 1760 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.39% 71.78% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1127 1105
Average daily rate £413 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 98 95
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.81% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
Wiltshire 0 10 £550 +66.66% 4
Dorset -8 5 £513 +13.88% 2
Bristol -11 5 £475 +18.75% 1
Somerset - 5 £351 - 6
Gloucestershire -17 2 £450 +2.27% 4
Devon -12 1 £550 +22.22%
Cornwall - - - -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (40.79%) SAP
2 19 (25.00%) Finance
3 14 (18.42%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (17.11%) SAP ERP
4 13 (17.11%) Manufacturing
5 12 (15.79%) Oracle
6 11 (14.47%) Migration
7 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
7 9 (11.84%) Project Management
7 9 (11.84%) Business Transformation
8 8 (10.53%) Degree
8 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 8 (10.53%) CRM
8 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (7.89%) Retail
10 6 (7.89%) Agresso
10 6 (7.89%) Web Services
11 5 (6.58%) Business Objects
11 5 (6.58%) .NET
11 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.58%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.26%) Marketing

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
2 3 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) Lync
3 2 (2.63%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (17.11%) SAP ERP
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (7.89%) Agresso
4 4 (5.26%) SAP CRM
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.63%) SAP ECC
6 2 (2.63%) Infor M3
6 2 (2.63%) Movex
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
2 1 (1.32%) MPLS
2 1 (1.32%) OSPF
2 1 (1.32%) BGP
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.63%) Subversion
2 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.89%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Local Government
6 2 (2.63%) Advertising
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.47%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Programme Manager
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Test Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Systems Manager
9 3 (3.95%) ERP Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Oracle Consultant
10 2 (2.63%) Business Manager
10 2 (2.63%) SAP Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Supply Chain Consultant
10 2 (2.63%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Web Services
2 5 (6.58%) .NET
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) SAP ALE
4 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.63%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.63%) SAP XI
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) Memcached
5 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) PMI
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.32%) Open Source
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) CentOS
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon Linux
1 2 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.47%) Migration
2 9 (11.84%) Project Management
2 9 (11.84%) Business Transformation
3 8 (10.53%) CRM
4 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
5 6 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
6 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.26%) Test Management
7 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.26%) ITIL
8 3 (3.95%) ETL
8 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.95%) Validation
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) Java
2 3 (3.95%) C#
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) ABAP
3 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) Python
4 1 (1.32%) X++
4 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.32%) CCNP
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
2 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.95%) Ansible
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) SAP
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.58%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.95%) Informatica
5 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.63%) Infor
6 2 (2.63%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.63%) Siebel
7 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.32%) CODA
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco
7 1 (1.32%) Tableau
7 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
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