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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Epicor over the 3 months to 22 September 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.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Epicor
Rank 598 547 580
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +33
Contract jobs citing Epicor 8 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.051% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.030% 0.11% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £316 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
26439 24591 27314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.74% 46.58% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14927 13785 13902
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1177 1101 1383
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Epicor
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Epicor within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Epicor within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
England -58 6 £375 +7.14% 15
South East -16 3 £400 +51.65% 2
East of England -34 2 £375 +9.09%
Scotland - 2 £265 - 1
Oxford - 2 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £375 -16.66%
London -1 1 £250 -28.57% 6
St Albans -1 1 - -
Cambridge -9 1 £375 -16.66%
Hertfordshire -28 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £265 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Kettering - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Barnsley - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Bury - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

Epicor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Epicor 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 Epicor.

1 11 (78.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Front Office
4 2 (14.29%) Back Office
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) Taleo
5 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (7.14%) AS400
5 1 (7.14%) Infor
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Epicor 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 Epicor. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Front Office
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Release Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Report Writer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Unisys
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Ceridian
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) Peoplefluent
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago