The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 35 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.85% 1.48% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.74% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Median daily rate £300 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% -6.52%
ERP
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 287 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 72.03% 85.16% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 212 212
Median daily rate £388 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for ERP.

1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Epicor
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) GPFS
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Sage X3
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) HPUX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) NetWare
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) GPFS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Epicor
2 1 (16.67%) Compaq
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) VMware