The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 27 November 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 76 38 68
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +30
Contract jobs citing ERP 41 79 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 3.86% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 5.59% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 18
Average daily rate
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£419 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -27.77%
ERP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1637 1414 1421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.32% 69.04% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 792 689
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 65 129
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.68 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ERP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ERP across the West Midlands region.

ERP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ERP across the West Midlands region.

ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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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
Coventry -1 6 £356 +22.84%
Warwickshire -9 5 £195 -51.25% 2
Birmingham -27 5 £413 +17.85% 9
Staffordshire -11 4 £300 -17.80% 2
Solihull - 4 £463 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £425 - 1
Worcestershire -9 1 - - 1
Dudley - - - -
Stourbridge - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Wednesbury - - - -
Willenhall - - - - 1
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ERP 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 ERP.

1 47 (36.72%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
3 30 (23.44%) SAP
3 30 (23.44%) Finance
4 28 (21.88%) Manufacturing
5 26 (20.31%) Project Management
6 22 (17.19%) Automotive
7 19 (14.84%) Oracle
8 18 (14.06%) Migration
9 16 (12.50%) MS Project
9 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
11 13 (10.16%) Project Planning
11 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (9.38%) Programme Management
12 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
13 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (8.59%) SOA
13 11 (8.59%) MS Office
13 11 (8.59%) .NET
13 11 (8.59%) Business Transformation
14 10 (7.81%) Java
14 10 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (7.03%) Data Mapping
15 9 (7.03%) SC Cleared
15 9 (7.03%) Change Control
15 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
15 9 (7.03%) CRM
15 9 (7.03%) Data Warehouse

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.13%) CMS
2 4 (3.13%) Drupal
2 4 (3.13%) Alfresco
3 3 (2.34%) Documentum
4 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.50%) MS Project
3 11 (8.59%) MS Office
4 5 (3.91%) Adobe Captivate
5 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.69%) SAP ERP
3 4 (3.13%) TRIRIGA
3 4 (3.13%) Maximo
4 3 (2.34%) CA Clarity
4 3 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.56%) Agresso
5 2 (1.56%) BPCS
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.78%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (2.34%) WAN
2 1 (0.78%) Wireless
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
1 9 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.56%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (1.56%) Cognos Transformer
5 2 (1.56%) Essbase
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.56%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (0.78%) DataStage
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.78%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 30 (23.44%) Finance
2 28 (21.88%) Manufacturing
3 22 (17.19%) Automotive
4 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.91%) Advertising
6 3 (2.34%) Banking
6 3 (2.34%) Local Government
7 2 (1.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Military
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (21.88%) Analyst
2 21 (16.41%) Architect
2 21 (16.41%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 12 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (7.81%) Consultant
5 8 (6.25%) Developer
5 8 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 8 (6.25%) Administrator
6 7 (5.47%) Data Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Integration Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Trainer
7 6 (4.69%) Project Administrator
8 5 (3.91%) PMO Administrator
9 4 (3.13%) ERP Consultant
9 4 (3.13%) Integration Project Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Data Quality Analyst
10 3 (2.34%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.59%) .NET
2 5 (3.91%) J2EE
3 3 (2.34%) XML
3 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (0.78%) WCF
5 1 (0.78%) jQuery
5 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.78%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.69%) Data Extraction
4 5 (3.91%) PMI
5 4 (3.13%) Open Source
5 4 (3.13%) SCADA
6 3 (2.34%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) UNIX
3 2 (1.56%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) Project Management
2 18 (14.06%) Migration
3 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.16%) Project Planning
5 13 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.59%) SOA
7 11 (8.59%) Business Transformation
8 10 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.03%) Data Mapping
9 9 (7.03%) Change Control
9 9 (7.03%) CRM
9 9 (7.03%) ETL
10 8 (6.25%) Change Management
10 8 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.25%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.69%) ITIL
11 6 (4.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.81%) Java
2 7 (5.47%) SQL
3 6 (4.69%) C#
4 4 (3.13%) C++
5 3 (2.34%) X++
5 3 (2.34%) C
5 3 (2.34%) VBA
5 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.34%) Assembly Language
6 2 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) Degree
4 5 (3.91%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.34%) PgMP
6 3 (2.34%) APMP
6 3 (2.34%) PMP
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) MCITP
8 1 (0.78%) CIMA
8 1 (0.78%) CCAB
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) CCA
8 1 (0.78%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.34%) P3O
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
2 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (36.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.44%) SAP
3 19 (14.84%) Oracle
4 7 (5.47%) Trillium
5 5 (3.91%) IBM
5 5 (3.91%) Adobe
6 3 (2.34%) Capita
6 3 (2.34%) Cadence
6 3 (2.34%) Cognos
6 3 (2.34%) Primavera
6 3 (2.34%) CA
7 1 (0.78%) Cincom
7 1 (0.78%) ESRI
7 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.78%) Informatica
7 1 (0.78%) Pegasus
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