The first table below looks at the demand for Agresso skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agresso 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 Business Applications category.

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
Unit4 Agresso
Rank 478 457 525
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +68
Contract jobs citing Agresso 109 87 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.26% 2.02% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 48 34
Average daily rate £375 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £262 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.41 - £23.34
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.34
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

Agresso
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agresso within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Agresso Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agresso
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agresso within the UK.

Agresso Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agresso
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agresso within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agresso Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agresso
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agresso within the UK.

Agresso Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agresso
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agresso within the UK 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
England -82 85 £375 -1.31% 21
London +4 46 £373 +2.40% 5
City of London +1 19 £375 -16.66% 5
Scotland +4 13 £235 +1.95% 2
South West -22 13 £400 +29.03% 3
East Midlands +2 11 £388 -
Dorset +2 11 £400 -1.23% 1
Wales - 7 £550 -
South Wales - 7 £550 -
South East -32 6 £425 +11.84% 4
Cardiff - 6 £550 -
West Midlands -19 5 £400 - 2
Bedfordshire -16 4 £425 +9.60% 1
East of England -26 4 £425 +9.60% 4
Birmingham -12 3 - - 2
Surrey - 3 £500 - 2
Bristol -12 1 £300 +4.34% 1
Berkshire -23 1 - - 2
Nottingham - 1 £625 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £625 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Southampton - 1 - -
North West - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Chiswick - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -

Agresso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Agresso 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 Agresso.

1 127 (61.95%) Finance
2 58 (28.29%) ERP
3 51 (24.88%) SQL
4 32 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (13.66%) Oracle
6 26 (12.68%) Test Scripting
7 25 (12.20%) PRINCE2
8 24 (11.71%) SAP
9 23 (11.22%) Workflow
9 23 (11.22%) Migration
10 20 (9.76%) Data Migration
11 19 (9.27%) SQL Server
12 18 (8.78%) Logistics
13 17 (8.29%) Project Management
14 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
14 15 (7.32%) Test Strategy
15 14 (6.83%) Microsoft
16 13 (6.34%) ISEB
16 13 (6.34%) Procure-to-pay
16 13 (6.34%) Degree
17 12 (5.85%) Active Directory
17 12 (5.85%) Windows
18 11 (5.37%) VBA
19 10 (4.88%) JD Edwards
19 10 (4.88%) General Ledger
19 10 (4.88%) Test Management
20 9 (4.39%) ITIL
21 8 (3.90%) MS Office
21 8 (3.90%) Data Modelling
21 8 (3.90%) Management Information System

Agresso
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Agresso 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 Agresso. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.90%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.95%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.95%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (1.95%) Cognos Controller
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.46%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.49%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.49%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) VoIP
1 1 (0.49%) HTTP
1 1 (0.49%) Internet
1 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.44%) MS Access
3 4 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.98%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 127 (61.95%) Finance
2 10 (4.88%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.46%) Billing
3 3 (1.46%) Advertising
4 1 (0.49%) Local Government
4 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (24.88%) Analyst
2 23 (11.22%) Consultant
3 20 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.32%) Test Manager
4 15 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 12 (5.85%) Trainer
5 12 (5.85%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (4.39%) Data Migration Specialist
7 9 (4.39%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (4.39%) Developer
8 8 (3.90%) Administrator
8 8 (3.90%) Tester
9 6 (2.93%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (2.93%) IT Trainer
10 5 (2.44%) Systems Tester
10 5 (2.44%) Applications Support
10 5 (2.44%) Architect
10 5 (2.44%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.95%) .NET
2 3 (1.46%) XML
3 2 (0.98%) EDI
3 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.93%) Thin Client
2 6 (2.93%) Fat Client
2 6 (2.93%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.46%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.98%) NHS
4 2 (0.98%) Statistics
4 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.98%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.49%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.85%) Windows
2 6 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.29%) ERP
2 32 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (12.68%) Test Scripting
4 25 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 23 (11.22%) Workflow
5 23 (11.22%) Migration
6 20 (9.76%) Data Migration
7 18 (8.78%) Logistics
8 17 (8.29%) Project Management
9 15 (7.32%) Test Strategy
10 13 (6.34%) Procure-to-pay
11 10 (4.88%) Test Management
12 9 (4.39%) ITIL
13 8 (3.90%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.90%) E-Procurement
13 8 (3.90%) Business Analysis
13 8 (3.90%) Data Management
14 7 (3.41%) Data Analysis
14 7 (3.41%) Change Management
15 6 (2.93%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.88%) SQL
2 11 (5.37%) VBA
3 3 (1.46%) C#
4 2 (0.98%) Java
5 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.49%) VB
5 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (6.34%) ISEB
1 13 (6.34%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.44%) ECDL
4 4 (1.95%) ACCA
4 4 (1.95%) CIMA
4 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.49%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.93%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.44%) XenApp
4 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (13.66%) Oracle
2 24 (11.71%) SAP
3 14 (6.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.88%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.93%) VMware
5 6 (2.93%) Citrix
5 6 (2.93%) Cisco
5 6 (2.93%) CODA
5 6 (2.93%) Cognos
6 5 (2.44%) IBM
7 3 (1.46%) Infor
7 3 (1.46%) LANDesk
8 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.98%) Sun
8 2 (0.98%) Talend
9 1 (0.49%) Veeam
9 1 (0.49%) Northgate
9 1 (0.49%) Planview
9 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
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