The table below looks at the statistics for Unit4 Business World skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
UK
Rank 492 535 521
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -14
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 104 83 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.61% 2.03% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 66 52
Median daily rate £421 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £536 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3991 4093 4872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.80% 8.00% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2498 2426 2771
Median daily rate £450 £435 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 36
Median hourly rate £29.38 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.59% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £69.07 £60.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

Unit4 Business World
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Unit4 Business World Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World within the UK.

Unit4 Business World Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Unit4 Business World Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World within the UK.

Unit4 Business World Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 +58 89 £418 -7.22% 27
London +6 30 £400 -5.88% 5
Scotland +29 15 £475 +18.75% 3
South East +18 12 £418 -12.10% 3
North West +19 11 £456 +40.38% 1
North East -8 11 £334 -29.73%
Glasgow - 11 £438 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 11 £334 -
South West +2 8 £425 -5.55% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £405 -
East Midlands -2 6 £450 -9.54% 4
Manchester +12 5 £475 +52.00% 1
Somerset +2 4 £550 -12.00% 1
Jarrow - 4 £263 -
West Midlands - 4 £450 - 5
Berkshire +22 3 £400 +23.07% 1
Edinburgh +20 3 £538 +34.37%
Surrey +15 3 £388 -
Cambridge +12 3 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £400 - 2
City of London +2 3 £481 -3.84% 3
Bristol +2 3 £413 -13.15% 2
East of England -2 3 £400 +23.07% 2
Kent - 3 £459 - 1
Bath -5 2 £550 -12.00% 1
Northamptonshire -10 2 - -
Northampton -12 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £300 -
East Sussex - 2 £300 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -

Unit4 Business World
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 127 (62.25%) Finance
2 67 (32.84%) ERP
3 41 (20.10%) SQL
4 34 (16.67%) Advertising
5 33 (16.18%) Project Management
6 28 (13.73%) Oracle
7 18 (8.82%) SAP
8 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 17 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (7.84%) PRINCE2
9 16 (7.84%) SharePoint
9 16 (7.84%) Migration
10 14 (6.86%) SQL Server
10 14 (6.86%) Business Analysis
11 13 (6.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.37%) Procure-to-Pay
12 12 (5.88%) Web Services
12 12 (5.88%) .NET
12 12 (5.88%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.39%) C#
13 11 (5.39%) CRM
14 10 (4.90%) ITIL
14 10 (4.90%) ETL
15 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (4.41%) Workflow
15 9 (4.41%) Programme Management
15 9 (4.41%) Line Management

Unit4 Business World
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 16 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.98%) Moodle
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.45%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.96%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.49%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.49%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 127 (62.25%) Finance
2 34 (16.67%) Advertising
3 8 (3.92%) Retail
4 7 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.94%) Electronics
5 6 (2.94%) Local Government
5 6 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.94%) Marketing
6 5 (2.45%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.96%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (25.98%) Consultant
2 44 (21.57%) Analyst
3 26 (12.75%) Project Manager
4 25 (12.25%) Business Analyst
5 17 (8.33%) Developer
6 14 (6.86%) Business Consultant
7 12 (5.88%) ERP Manager
8 11 (5.39%) Test Analyst
9 9 (4.41%) Business Manager
10 8 (3.92%) BizTalk Developer
11 7 (3.43%) HR Analyst
12 6 (2.94%) ERP Project Manager
12 6 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
12 6 (2.94%) Trainer
13 5 (2.45%) Applications Manager
13 5 (2.45%) Payroll Consultant
13 5 (2.45%) Senior Manager
13 5 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
13 5 (2.45%) Support Consultant
13 5 (2.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.88%) .NET
1 12 (5.88%) Web Services
2 7 (3.43%) Middleware
3 4 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.49%) Ajax
5 1 (0.49%) CSS
5 1 (0.49%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) jQuery
5 1 (0.49%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.49%) LINQ
5 1 (0.49%) Ninject
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.49%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.49%) REST
5 1 (0.49%) WCF
5 1 (0.49%) WPF
5 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.92%) Virtual Team
3 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.47%) e-Learning
5 2 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.49%) IVR
6 1 (0.49%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (32.84%) ERP
2 33 (16.18%) Project Management
3 17 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (7.84%) Migration
4 16 (7.84%) PRINCE2
5 14 (6.86%) Business Analysis
6 13 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (6.37%) Procure-to-Pay
6 13 (6.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 11 (5.39%) CRM
9 10 (4.90%) ETL
9 10 (4.90%) ITIL
10 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.41%) Line Management
10 9 (4.41%) Programme Management
10 9 (4.41%) Workflow
11 8 (3.92%) Data Migration
11 8 (3.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.10%) SQL
2 11 (5.39%) C#
3 2 (0.98%) Ruby
3 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.49%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.49%) Perl
4 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.45%) AAT
4 4 (1.96%) ACCA
4 4 (1.96%) CIMA
4 4 (1.96%) Degree
4 4 (1.96%) ISEB
5 3 (1.47%) APMP
6 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) PMP
6 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) IIBA
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) GAAP
1 1 (0.49%) IFRS
Vendors
1 28 (13.73%) Oracle
2 18 (8.82%) SAP
3 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.92%) Sage
5 4 (1.96%) Civica
5 4 (1.96%) Infor
5 4 (1.96%) Workday
6 3 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.98%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.49%) BT
8 1 (0.49%) Capita
8 1 (0.49%) CODA
8 1 (0.49%) Epicor
8 1 (0.49%) Lagan
8 1 (0.49%) Mercator
8 1 (0.49%) Northgate
8 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.49%) Sun
8 1 (0.49%) Yardi
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