The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Epicor products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Epicor over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Epicor Software Corporation.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Epicor
UK
Rank 564 623 608
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -15
Contract jobs citing Epicor 27 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.044% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £415 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £355 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19931 22574 23889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.40% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12359 13481 13634
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 722 838 972
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Epicor
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Epicor as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Epicor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Epicor
Daily Rate Trend

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

Epicor Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Epicor
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Epicor within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Epicor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Epicor
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Epicor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Epicor
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Epicor within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 26 £363 +0.69% 23
East of England - 11 £365 -
Norfolk - 10 £365 -
South East +15 6 £400 +11.11% 3
South West - 5 £323 - 1
Bristol - 4 £323 -
London +6 3 £475 +18.75% 10
Middlesex - 3 - -
King's Lynn - 2 £345 -
Hampshire +9 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Norwich - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Lymington - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -

Epicor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Epicor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Epicor.

1 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) CRM
4 22 (48.89%) SharePoint
5 21 (46.67%) ITIL
5 21 (46.67%) DNS
5 21 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
6 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (44.44%) Avaya
6 20 (44.44%) Windows
6 20 (44.44%) VMware
6 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 20 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 19 (42.22%) VMware ESX
7 19 (42.22%) IIS
8 16 (35.56%) ERP
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (22.22%) Advertising
11 7 (15.56%) SLA
12 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 5 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
14 4 (8.89%) ITSM
14 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
14 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (8.89%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (8.89%) Sage
15 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
15 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
15 3 (6.67%) C#

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (48.89%) SharePoint
2 21 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (42.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (2.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.22%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Advertising
3 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Consultant
1 11 (24.44%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
3 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Data Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
1 20 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) CRM
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 16 (35.56%) ERP
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.89%) ITSM
5 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Document Management
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.22%) Presales
7 1 (2.22%) SDLC
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.44%) CIMA
2 2 (4.44%) IIBA
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) AAT
3 1 (2.22%) ACCA
3 1 (2.22%) APMP
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (42.22%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Avaya
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) Sage
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) IFS
5 1 (2.22%) Maconomy
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
Wiltshire
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago