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 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 92 55 83
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +28
Contract jobs citing ERP 46 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 2.85% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 4.04% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 33
Average daily rate
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£363 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £308 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £402 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% +51.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +106.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2193 1510 2124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.11% 70.46% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 978 1298
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 65 132
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £47.50
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 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 31 July 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 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
Bristol -26 16 £400 +6.31% 9
Somerset -9 10 £305 -6.15% 8
Wiltshire -21 5 £475 +11.70% 8
Gloucestershire - 5 £365 - 9
Dorset -1 4 £300 +2.12% 2
Cornwall -10 2 £375 -
Devon - - - - 3
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (61.90%) SAP
2 34 (26.98%) Finance
3 31 (24.60%) Oracle
3 31 (24.60%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (23.81%) CRM
5 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
6 18 (14.29%) Business Transformation
7 17 (13.49%) SAP BW
8 14 (11.11%) Middleware
8 14 (11.11%) FMCG
9 13 (10.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (10.32%) SAP CRM
9 13 (10.32%) Migration
9 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
9 13 (10.32%) ABAP
10 12 (9.52%) .NET
11 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
11 11 (8.73%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (8.73%) Data Migration
12 10 (7.94%) SC Cleared
12 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
13 9 (7.14%) Logistics
14 8 (6.35%) Change Control
14 8 (6.35%) BPMN
14 8 (6.35%) ITIL
14 8 (6.35%) SQL
14 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
14 8 (6.35%) SAP BI

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS Project
4 2 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (10.32%) SAP CRM
2 11 (8.73%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (5.56%) Agresso
4 6 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.76%) SAP ERP
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (3.17%) SAP HCM
6 4 (3.17%) SAP SRM
6 4 (3.17%) SAP FI
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.59%) SAP PM
7 2 (1.59%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.79%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) LAN
1 2 (1.59%) WAN
1 2 (1.59%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.59%) Intranet
1 2 (1.59%) OSPF
1 2 (1.59%) BGP
1 2 (1.59%) VLAN
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SAP BW
2 8 (6.35%) SAP BI
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.59%) QlikView
6 2 (1.59%) MS Access
6 2 (1.59%) OLAP
6 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (26.98%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Advertising
5 2 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (32.54%) Consultant
2 32 (25.40%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (15.87%) Project Manager
3 20 (15.87%) Analyst
4 13 (10.32%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 13 (10.32%) CRM Consultant
5 12 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Architect
7 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.35%) SAP BI Consultant
8 6 (4.76%) Systems Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Developer
9 4 (3.17%) SAP BW Consultant
9 4 (3.17%) Finance Systems Manager
9 4 (3.17%) ERP Project Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Business Manager
10 3 (2.38%) SAP Business Analyst
10 3 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) Middleware
2 12 (9.52%) .NET
3 5 (3.97%) SAP CO-PA
4 4 (3.17%) J2EE
5 3 (2.38%) HTML
6 2 (1.59%) XSLT
6 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.59%) MDX
6 2 (1.59%) WPF
6 2 (1.59%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.79%) HTML5
7 1 (0.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (0.79%) Task Parallel Library
7 1 (0.79%) WF
7 1 (0.79%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.79%) WCF
7 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) FMCG
2 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.59%) Firmware
4 2 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.79%) Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.79%) SCADA
5 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (1.59%) Linux
2 2 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.60%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (23.81%) CRM
3 18 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 13 (10.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
4 13 (10.32%) Migration
5 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.73%) Data Migration
6 9 (7.14%) Logistics
7 8 (6.35%) ITIL
7 8 (6.35%) Project Management
7 8 (6.35%) Change Control
7 8 (6.35%) BPMN
8 7 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 6 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.97%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.17%) SOA
11 4 (3.17%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.32%) ABAP
2 8 (6.35%) SQL
3 7 (5.56%) Java
4 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.38%) C#
6 2 (1.59%) VBA
6 2 (1.59%) XQuery
6 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.79%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) SC Cleared
1 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.97%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.17%) ISEB
3 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.59%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.59%) JNCIP
4 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.59%) CCNP
4 2 (1.59%) CCNA
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) OCP
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) COREP
3 1 (0.79%) FINREP
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 78 (61.90%) SAP
2 31 (24.60%) Oracle
3 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.56%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.38%) Informatica
5 3 (2.38%) Infor
5 3 (2.38%) Siebel
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco
6 2 (1.59%) IBM
6 2 (1.59%) Sun
6 2 (1.59%) Juniper
6 2 (1.59%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.59%) Baan
7 1 (0.79%) Lotus
7 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.79%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Up to £70K per annum - 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Aximis West
Rate: up to £70,000 per year- 2 year fixed term contract
Posted: 24 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago