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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
UK
Rank 470 534 480
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -54
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 112 93 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.93% 2.21% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 71 83
Median daily rate £425 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £345 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £797
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +11.76%
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
3827 4199 4961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.69% 8.26% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2389 2417 2841
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 75 34
Median hourly rate £23.00 £41.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +134.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £18.05 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +50 105 £425 -10.52% 21
London +15 34 £400 -15.78% 8
East Midlands +17 20 £488 -2.01%
North East -1 13 £313 -34.21%
Tyne and Wear - 13 £313 -
Northamptonshire -8 12 £500 +1.01%
South East +14 11 £481 +1.31% 4
Northampton -8 11 £500 +1.01%
North West +29 10 £438 +2.94% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £313 -
Scotland +26 7 £525 +10.52% 2
Manchester +26 5 £475 +35.71% 1
South West +8 5 £425 -9.33% 4
East of England +2 5 £380 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £425 - 1
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £380 - 2
Jarrow - 4 £263 -
Surrey +15 3 £475 -
West Midlands +5 3 £525 +31.25%
City of London -6 3 £375 -21.05% 3
Kent - 3 £459 -
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £488 -
Edinburgh +19 2 £538 +34.37%
Somerset +6 2 £425 -32.00% 3
Cambridge +4 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +17 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire +14 1 - -
Swindon +8 1 - -

Unit4 Business World
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 119 (60.71%) Finance
2 64 (32.65%) ERP
3 37 (18.88%) SQL
4 33 (16.84%) Project Management
5 32 (16.33%) Advertising
6 28 (14.29%) Oracle
7 20 (10.20%) Migration
8 18 (9.18%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.16%) SAP
9 16 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 13 (6.63%) SharePoint
11 13 (6.63%) .NET
11 13 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.12%) C#
12 12 (6.12%) Microsoft
12 12 (6.12%) Data Migration
12 12 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (5.61%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
14 10 (5.10%) CRM
14 10 (5.10%) ETL
14 10 (5.10%) Procure-to-Pay
15 9 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (4.59%) Web Services
15 9 (4.59%) Workflow
15 9 (4.59%) Test Scripting
15 9 (4.59%) Logistics
16 8 (4.08%) Programme 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 13 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.61%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.53%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.04%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.02%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.51%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) DHCP
1 1 (0.51%) FTP
1 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) MS Access
5 1 (0.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 119 (60.71%) Finance
2 32 (16.33%) Advertising
3 7 (3.57%) Local Government
3 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.06%) Electronics
4 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.06%) Marketing
4 6 (3.06%) Retail
5 4 (2.04%) Billing
5 4 (2.04%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (26.02%) Consultant
2 41 (20.92%) Analyst
3 28 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 24 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 18 (9.18%) Business Consultant
6 16 (8.16%) Developer
7 13 (6.63%) ERP Manager
8 9 (4.59%) Business Manager
9 8 (4.08%) BizTalk Developer
9 8 (4.08%) Support Consultant
10 7 (3.57%) ERP Project Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Report Writer
10 7 (3.57%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.06%) Administrator
11 6 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (2.55%) Applications Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Implementation Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.63%) .NET
2 9 (4.59%) Web Services
3 7 (3.57%) Middleware
4 5 (2.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.51%) Ajax
6 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.51%) CSS
6 1 (0.51%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.51%) HTML
6 1 (0.51%) jQuery
6 1 (0.51%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.51%) LINQ
6 1 (0.51%) Ninject
6 1 (0.51%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.51%) REST
6 1 (0.51%) WCF
6 1 (0.51%) WPF
6 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.08%) Virtual Team
2 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.02%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.02%) NHS
5 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.51%) IVR
5 1 (0.51%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.53%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.65%) ERP
2 33 (16.84%) Project Management
3 20 (10.20%) Migration
4 18 (9.18%) PRINCE2
5 16 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 13 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.12%) Data Migration
8 12 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.10%) CRM
10 10 (5.10%) ETL
10 10 (5.10%) Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.59%) Logistics
11 9 (4.59%) Test Scripting
11 9 (4.59%) Workflow
12 8 (4.08%) Line Management
12 8 (4.08%) Programme Management
13 7 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.88%) SQL
2 12 (6.12%) C#
3 3 (1.53%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.51%) Java
5 1 (0.51%) Perl
5 1 (0.51%) PHP
5 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.51%) VB
5 1 (0.51%) VB6
5 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) AAT
3 4 (2.04%) Degree
4 3 (1.53%) ACCA
4 3 (1.53%) APMP
4 3 (1.53%) CIMA
4 3 (1.53%) ISEB
5 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.02%) PMP
5 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.51%) IIBA
6 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (14.29%) Oracle
2 16 (8.16%) SAP
3 12 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.06%) Sage
5 4 (2.04%) Infor
5 4 (2.04%) NetSuite
5 4 (2.04%) Workday
6 3 (1.53%) Northgate
6 3 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.02%) Civica
7 2 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.51%) BT
8 1 (0.51%) Capita
8 1 (0.51%) Lagan
8 1 (0.51%) Mercator
8 1 (0.51%) PTC
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.51%) Yardi
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £800 - £850 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago