The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 73 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing ERP 75 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.26% 2.06% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.94% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 30
Average daily rate £425 £325 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £22.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +190.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ERP
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 28 £463 +46.82% 5
Wiltshire -18 13 £388 +10.71% 7
Somerset -1 10 £350 +4.47% 18
Dorset -3 10 £450 -2.17% 3
Gloucestershire -4 5 £488 +50.00% 2
Cornwall -6 1 £425 +21.42%
Devon -6 1 - - 1
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 59 (53.15%) SAP
2 44 (39.64%) Finance
3 29 (26.13%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (22.52%) CRM
5 21 (18.92%) PRINCE2
5 21 (18.92%) Oracle
6 17 (15.32%) Agresso
7 15 (13.51%) SAP CRM
8 14 (12.61%) Middleware
9 13 (11.71%) SAP BW
9 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.71%) SQL
10 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
10 12 (10.81%) Migration
11 11 (9.91%) Data Modelling
12 10 (9.01%) Data Migration
12 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
12 10 (9.01%) Business Transformation
13 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
13 9 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
15 7 (6.31%) SAP BI
15 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
15 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (6.31%) ABAP
15 7 (6.31%) SAP ERP
15 7 (6.31%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (6.31%) FMCG

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Agresso
2 15 (13.51%) SAP CRM
3 7 (6.31%) SAP ERP
4 6 (5.41%) SAP SRM
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (3.60%) SAP HCM
6 4 (3.60%) SAP FI
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (2.70%) Summit
8 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (1.80%) SAP CO
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (1.80%) SAP Business One
8 2 (1.80%) SAP SD
8 2 (1.80%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.90%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.90%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) SAP BW
2 7 (6.31%) SAP BI
2 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.60%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.60%) OLAP
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.80%) QlikView
6 2 (1.80%) MS Access
6 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) LSMW
2 2 (1.80%) JDeveloper
General
1 44 (39.64%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Consultant
2 26 (23.42%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (17.12%) Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) Project Manager
5 13 (11.71%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 13 (11.71%) CRM Consultant
6 12 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 7 (6.31%) SAP BI Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Business Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Test Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Administrator
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.60%) ERP Project Manager
11 4 (3.60%) SAP BW Consultant
11 4 (3.60%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) Middleware
2 5 (4.50%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) MDX
3 2 (1.80%) WebCenter
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
3 2 (1.80%) XSLT
3 2 (1.80%) HTML
3 2 (1.80%) J2EE
4 1 (0.90%) BAPI
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.90%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) FMCG
2 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.80%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.90%) AS400
4 1 (0.90%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Windows
1 4 (3.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.90%) AIX
2 1 (0.90%) Solaris
2 1 (0.90%) UNIX
2 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (22.52%) CRM
3 21 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 12 (10.81%) Migration
5 11 (9.91%) Data Modelling
6 10 (9.01%) Data Migration
6 10 (9.01%) Business Transformation
7 9 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.41%) ETL
9 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.50%) Workflow
10 5 (4.50%) PRINCE
10 5 (4.50%) Project Management
10 5 (4.50%) ITIL
10 5 (4.50%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.50%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.50%) Supplier Management
11 4 (3.60%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.71%) SQL
2 7 (6.31%) ABAP
3 5 (4.50%) Java
4 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.80%) PHP
5 2 (1.80%) C
5 2 (1.80%) VBA
5 2 (1.80%) XQuery
5 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.90%) Ada
6 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.90%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) Degree
3 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.90%) CIMA
5 1 (0.90%) ACCA
5 1 (0.90%) ISEB
5 1 (0.90%) CCA
5 1 (0.90%) OCP
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.90%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 14001
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.80%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.90%) GxP
4 1 (0.90%) COREP
4 1 (0.90%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 59 (53.15%) SAP
2 21 (18.92%) Oracle
3 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Informatica
5 4 (3.60%) Infor
5 4 (3.60%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.80%) Sun
6 2 (1.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) Intentia
7 1 (0.90%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.90%) Sage
7 1 (0.90%) Lotus
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.90%) Apple
7 1 (0.90%) Baan
7 1 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
Taunton
Computer Futures
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Personnel IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Engineering
Rate: £20.00 - £22.00 per hour + Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400-£500pd
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 24 days ago