The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
Rank 108 129 149
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Contract jobs citing ERP 985 926 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.16% 1.81% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.19% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 561 479
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -18.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £15.00 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £42.75 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £23.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ERP
Daily Rate Trend

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

ERP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ERP
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

ERP Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ERP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 +24 895 £450 +5.88% 335
London +51 377 £475 +2.70% 96
South East +20 171 £450 +5.88% 62
Berkshire +28 71 £430 -1.71% 11
South West +16 65 £425 - 18
City of London +32 61 £368 -33.18% 19
East Midlands +5 56 £500 +25.00% 19
Yorkshire +18 52 £450 +25.00% 37
East of England -20 48 £425 -7.60% 33
West Midlands -2 45 £425 - 19
West Yorkshire +16 39 £513 +7.89% 16
North West -40 32 £425 +11.84% 34
Leeds +7 31 £588 +46.87% 5
Reading +21 29 £430 -4.44% 2
Wiltshire +23 28 £490 +45.18% 3
Hampshire +2 25 £463 +15.62% 12
Scotland +24 23 £325 -7.14% 9
North East -3 22 £388 -24.39% 7
Derbyshire +7 21 £500 +31.57% 3
Derby +4 17 £500 +32.45% 2
Hertfordshire 0 17 £425 -10.52% 1
Tyne and Wear -6 17 £405 -20.97% 6
Birmingham -9 17 £425 -20.93% 3
Manchester -26 17 £425 +16.59% 25
Bristol +8 16 £350 -17.64% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 14 £409 -22.14% 4
Cambridgeshire -14 14 £375 -11.76% 25
Glasgow - 14 £375 - 3
Buckinghamshire -8 13 £445 -1.11% 10
Northamptonshire -10 12 £550 +10.00% 7

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for ERP.

1 681 (33.06%) Finance
2 679 (32.96%) SAP
3 521 (25.29%) Oracle
4 330 (16.02%) CRM
5 323 (15.68%) Microsoft
6 299 (14.51%) Project Management
7 280 (13.59%) Migration
8 253 (12.28%) SQL
9 250 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 234 (11.36%) Dynamics AX
11 212 (10.29%) Data Migration
12 203 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
13 195 (9.47%) Manufacturing
14 194 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
15 176 (8.54%) Change Management
16 164 (7.96%) SQL Server
17 161 (7.82%) Retail
18 158 (7.67%) MS Excel
19 154 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
20 138 (6.70%) SAP ERP
21 132 (6.41%) Java
22 129 (6.26%) Oracle ERP
23 121 (5.87%) Oracle EBS
24 118 (5.73%) Security Cleared
25 112 (5.44%) Dynamics CRM
26 109 (5.29%) SharePoint
27 107 (5.19%) Business Analysis
28 100 (4.85%) ETL
29 95 (4.61%) PRINCE2
30 92 (4.47%) Degree

ERP
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
1 109 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (1.36%) IIS
4 22 (1.07%) NetWeaver
5 21 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (0.78%) Confluence
7 9 (0.44%) CMS
7 9 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.44%) Predix
7 9 (0.44%) SAP EP
8 8 (0.39%) Oracle UPK
8 8 (0.39%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.29%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.24%) Drupal
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.19%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 158 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 80 (3.88%) MS Office
3 64 (3.11%) MS Project
4 50 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.097%) Windchill
9 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 234 (11.36%) Dynamics AX
2 138 (6.70%) SAP ERP
3 129 (6.26%) Oracle ERP
4 121 (5.87%) Oracle EBS
5 112 (5.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 89 (4.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 68 (3.30%) Unit4 Business World
8 61 (2.96%) NetSuite
9 52 (2.52%) Dynamics NAV
10 39 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
11 34 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
12 31 (1.50%) SAP HR
13 27 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
14 26 (1.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 26 (1.26%) SAP CRM
15 23 (1.12%) SAP FI
16 20 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
17 19 (0.92%) SAP CO
17 19 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
18 18 (0.87%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (2.23%) SuccessFactors
3 44 (2.14%) IaaS
3 44 (2.14%) PaaS
4 37 (1.80%) SaaS
5 24 (1.17%) Office 365
6 11 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.34%) Taleo
8 6 (0.29%) Boomi
9 5 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.19%) CallidusCloud
10 4 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.097%) G Suite
11 2 (0.097%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.097%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.097%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.049%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.049%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.049%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (2.86%) Network Security
2 14 (0.68%) Intranet
3 11 (0.53%) Internet
3 11 (0.53%) LDAP
3 11 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (0.44%) DMZ
4 9 (0.44%) Firewall
4 9 (0.44%) WAN
5 8 (0.39%) LAN
6 6 (0.29%) DNS
6 6 (0.29%) Skype
7 5 (0.24%) FTP
8 4 (0.19%) DHCP
8 4 (0.19%) SAN
8 4 (0.19%) VPN
8 4 (0.19%) WebEx
9 3 (0.15%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.15%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.15%) NAS
9 3 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 92 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (3.11%) SAP BW
4 61 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (2.43%) BusinessObjects
7 44 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 44 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
8 35 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (1.60%) SAP HANA
10 32 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 32 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (1.41%) Oracle Database
12 28 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 25 (1.21%) SAP Data Services
14 22 (1.07%) QlikView
15 20 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (0.83%) Power BI
17 15 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
17 15 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (2.57%) JIRA
2 40 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 21 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 17 (0.83%) Selenium
6 14 (0.68%) JUnit
6 14 (0.68%) LSMW
7 13 (0.63%) Mockito
7 13 (0.63%) Spock
8 11 (0.53%) Gradle
9 8 (0.39%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.19%) ERwin
12 3 (0.15%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.15%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.15%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.15%) Toad
13 2 (0.097%) Grunt
13 2 (0.097%) gulp
General
1 681 (33.06%) Finance
2 195 (9.47%) Manufacturing
3 161 (7.82%) Retail
4 74 (3.59%) Advertising
5 64 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 60 (2.91%) Marketing
7 38 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.80%) General Ledger
9 26 (1.26%) Back Office
10 25 (1.21%) Legal
11 24 (1.17%) Billing
12 21 (1.02%) German Language
13 20 (0.97%) Local Government
14 18 (0.87%) Automotive
15 14 (0.68%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.68%) Banking
16 12 (0.58%) Law
17 11 (0.53%) French Language
18 8 (0.39%) Publishing
19 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 393 (19.08%) Analyst
2 371 (18.01%) Consultant
3 240 (11.65%) Project Manager
4 202 (9.81%) Developer
5 183 (8.88%) ERP Manager
6 166 (8.06%) Business Analyst
7 148 (7.18%) Architect
8 116 (5.63%) SAP Consultant
9 94 (4.56%) ERP Analyst
9 94 (4.56%) SAP Manager
10 84 (4.08%) ERP Project Manager
11 75 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
12 70 (3.40%) Change Manager
13 67 (3.25%) Data Analyst
14 58 (2.82%) Oracle Consultant
15 52 (2.52%) ERP Consultant
16 48 (2.33%) Business Manager
16 48 (2.33%) Programme Manager
17 47 (2.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
18 45 (2.18%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (4.37%) .NET
2 85 (4.13%) Web Services
3 55 (2.67%) Middleware
3 55 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 47 (2.28%) HTML
5 40 (1.94%) XML
6 32 (1.55%) SOAP
6 32 (1.55%) WCF
7 28 (1.36%) REST
8 26 (1.26%) CSS
9 23 (1.12%) Spring
10 22 (1.07%) RESTful
11 19 (0.92%) J2EE
11 19 (0.92%) Web Dynpro
12 18 (0.87%) ASP.NET
12 18 (0.87%) SAPUI5
13 17 (0.83%) HTML5
14 16 (0.78%) SAP Fiori
15 15 (0.73%) jQuery
15 15 (0.73%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 154 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (3.01%) FMCG
2 62 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 57 (2.77%) Digital Media
4 41 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (1.46%) Data Centre
6 25 (1.21%) Virtual Team
7 23 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 17 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 16 (0.78%) Mobile App
10 13 (0.63%) Learning Management System
10 13 (0.63%) Life Science
11 12 (0.58%) e-Learning
11 12 (0.58%) SCADA
12 11 (0.53%) iPad
12 11 (0.53%) Social Media
13 10 (0.49%) Replication
13 10 (0.49%) User Experience
14 9 (0.44%) EPoS
15 8 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 71 (3.45%) Windows
2 26 (1.26%) Unix
3 16 (0.78%) Windows Server
4 10 (0.49%) Linux
5 9 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.19%) Android
8 4 (0.19%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.097%) CentOS
9 2 (0.097%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.049%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.049%) SUSE
10 1 (0.049%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.049%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.049%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.049%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (16.02%) CRM
2 299 (14.51%) Project Management
3 280 (13.59%) Migration
4 250 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 212 (10.29%) Data Migration
6 203 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
7 194 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
8 176 (8.54%) Change Management
9 107 (5.19%) Business Analysis
10 100 (4.85%) ETL
11 95 (4.61%) PRINCE2
12 88 (4.27%) ITIL
13 87 (4.22%) Logistics
14 86 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 83 (4.03%) E-Commerce
16 77 (3.74%) Data Modelling
17 73 (3.54%) Data Management
18 70 (3.40%) Procure-to-Pay
19 68 (3.30%) Data Cleansing
20 66 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 253 (12.28%) SQL
2 132 (6.41%) Java
3 76 (3.69%) C#
3 76 (3.69%) JavaScript
4 57 (2.77%) PHP
5 37 (1.80%) ABAP
6 35 (1.70%) PL/SQL
7 31 (1.50%) C
8 28 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 21 (1.02%) VB.NET
10 14 (0.68%) VBA
11 13 (0.63%) Ruby
12 11 (0.53%) Python
13 9 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.29%) Perl
15 4 (0.19%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.19%) RPG
16 3 (0.15%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.15%) BeanShell
16 3 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 118 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 92 (4.47%) Degree
3 89 (4.32%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.55%) PMP
5 31 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 29 (1.41%) ACCA
7 27 (1.31%) CIMA
8 21 (1.02%) ISEB
9 17 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
10 15 (0.73%) CCA
10 15 (0.73%) ISTQB
11 14 (0.68%) CISA
11 14 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (0.63%) APMP
12 13 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.39%) AAT
14 8 (0.39%) CRISC
14 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (2.91%) QA
2 56 (2.72%) PMO
3 48 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 34 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 30 (1.46%) SLA
6 27 (1.31%) GxP
7 21 (1.02%) GAMP
8 20 (0.97%) GMP
9 19 (0.92%) GCP
10 12 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
11 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
13 5 (0.24%) GDPR
14 3 (0.15%) GLP
14 3 (0.15%) SEPA
14 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.097%) GAAP
15 2 (0.097%) GPG13
15 2 (0.097%) RMADS
System Software
1 37 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.58%) Docker
4 6 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.097%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.097%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.049%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.58%) Ansible
3 10 (0.49%) MOM
4 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.15%) Puppet
6 2 (0.097%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.097%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.097%) WSUS
7 1 (0.049%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.049%) Control-M
7 1 (0.049%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.049%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.049%) Nagios
7 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.049%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 679 (32.96%) SAP
2 521 (25.29%) Oracle
3 323 (15.68%) Microsoft
4 72 (3.50%) JD Edwards
5 45 (2.18%) Sage
6 43 (2.09%) Hyperion
7 36 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
8 33 (1.60%) Workday
9 32 (1.55%) Infor
10 30 (1.46%) IBM
10 30 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (1.21%) HP
12 20 (0.97%) hybris
12 20 (0.97%) webMethods
13 19 (0.92%) Cognos
14 18 (0.87%) IFS
15 16 (0.78%) Epicor
15 16 (0.78%) VMware
16 15 (0.73%) Citrix
17 13 (0.63%) ATG
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Tiro Partners
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £30 - £33 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £275.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Crimson Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Rate: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Whitby Munn
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Arnold Ash Ltd
Rate: From £700 to £750 per day 6 - 12 months +
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago