The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank - 19 26
Contract jobs citing ERP 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 2.61% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.05% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £36.40 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-36.81% +48.57%
ERP
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 74 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 62.28% 64.35% 66.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 70
Average daily rate £313 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.69 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% +58.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
Cannock - - - -
Rugeley - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
ERP
West Midlands

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Siebel
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MDX
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Volume Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Volume Testing
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel