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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 86 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing ERP 47 72 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.58% 2.40% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 3.13% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 40
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £538 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £21.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+67.44% -43.12%
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
2219 2303 1453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.39% 76.87% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1513 903
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 120 69
Average hourly rate £36.45 £33.84 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £14.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 22 £400 +3.22% 4
Dorset -5 7 £356 -3.71% 2
Gloucestershire -3 6 £400 -17.94% 3
Devon 0 4 £450 +50.00% 3
Bristol -17 4 £375 -6.25% 1
Somerset +2 2 £350 - 3
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (28.75%) SAP
2 21 (26.25%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
4 17 (21.25%) Finance
5 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
6 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 12 (15.00%) CRM
8 11 (13.75%) C#
8 11 (13.75%) Visual Studio
8 11 (13.75%) Project Management
8 11 (13.75%) X++
8 11 (13.75%) SAP ERP
9 9 (11.25%) Business Transformation
10 8 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 8 (10.00%) Migration
10 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.00%) JD Edwards
11 6 (7.50%) SQL
11 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
11 6 (7.50%) Degree
12 5 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.25%) Change Management
12 5 (6.25%) Validation
12 5 (6.25%) Programme Management
12 5 (6.25%) Information Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) Lync
2 2 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (13.75%) SAP ERP
3 5 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.50%) Agresso
4 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.25%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.25%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (1.25%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.25%) NAS
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
1 1 (1.25%) SAN
1 1 (1.25%) LAN
1 1 (1.25%) WAN
1 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Local Government
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (18.75%) Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Architect
8 4 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.75%) ERP Manager
9 3 (3.75%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Data Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Business Manager
10 2 (2.50%) ERP Project Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) WCF
2 1 (1.25%) Java EE
2 1 (1.25%) JSON
2 1 (1.25%) REST
2 1 (1.25%) Memcached
2 1 (1.25%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) SOAP
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) XSD
2 1 (1.25%) JMS
2 1 (1.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (1.25%) AS400
1 1 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) CentOS
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (15.00%) CRM
3 11 (13.75%) Project Management
4 9 (11.25%) Business Transformation
5 8 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 8 (10.00%) Migration
5 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.25%) Change Management
6 5 (6.25%) Validation
6 5 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.25%) Information Management
7 4 (5.00%) ITIL
7 4 (5.00%) ETL
7 4 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (3.75%) Matrix Management
8 3 (3.75%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) C#
1 11 (13.75%) X++
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Varnish
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
1 2 (2.50%) Ansible
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) SAP
2 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 5 (6.25%) Cognos
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Nokia
6 1 (1.25%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.25%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £260 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 days ago