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 18 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 50 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Contract jobs citing ERP 80 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.13% 2.32% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 3.39% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £315 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £190 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.34% -20.00%
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
1776 1414 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.38% 68.21% 69.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 756 817
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 57 91
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ERP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ERP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 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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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
Warwickshire +6 23 £375 +5.63% 2
Birmingham 0 12 £450 +66.75% 9
Coventry -10 5 £275 -18.51% 1
Staffordshire -3 3 £300 -14.28% 4
Worcestershire -8 2 - - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Walsall - 1 £463 -
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stourbridge - - - -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (26.97%) SAP
3 38 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 32 (21.05%) Finance
4 32 (21.05%) Manufacturing
5 25 (16.45%) Dynamics AX
6 24 (15.79%) Oracle
7 23 (15.13%) Project Management
8 20 (13.16%) Automotive
9 19 (12.50%) MS Project
10 18 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (11.84%) Migration
11 17 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (11.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (10.53%) Project Planning
12 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 16 (10.53%) .NET
13 15 (9.87%) CRM
14 14 (9.21%) Security Cleared
15 13 (8.55%) Business Analysis
15 13 (8.55%) Programme Management
15 13 (8.55%) SOA
15 13 (8.55%) Waterfall
15 13 (8.55%) Business Transformation
16 12 (7.89%) MS Office
16 12 (7.89%) PRINCE2
17 11 (7.24%) C#
17 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
17 11 (7.24%) SC Cleared

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (5.26%) Drupal
1 8 (5.26%) Alfresco
2 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.29%) CMS
4 4 (2.63%) Documentum
5 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Confluence
6 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 38 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.50%) MS Project
3 12 (7.89%) MS Office
4 5 (3.29%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (16.45%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.61%) SAP ERP
2 7 (4.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.63%) TRIRIGA
3 4 (2.63%) Maximo
3 4 (2.63%) Agresso
4 3 (1.97%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.97%) CA Clarity
5 2 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (1.32%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.66%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.66%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) WAN
1 3 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.66%) Wireless
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.29%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.97%) ZAP BI
7 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (1.32%) MySQL
8 2 (1.32%) Essbase
8 2 (1.32%) Cognos Powerplay
8 2 (1.32%) OLAP
9 1 (0.66%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.66%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.66%) WebSpeed
1 1 (0.66%) JIRA
1 1 (0.66%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (21.05%) Finance
1 32 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 20 (13.16%) Automotive
3 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.95%) Advertising
5 3 (1.97%) Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (1.97%) Local Government
6 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (25.00%) Analyst
2 23 (15.13%) Architect
3 19 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 17 (11.18%) Business Analyst
5 16 (10.53%) Developer
6 13 (8.55%) Administrator
7 11 (7.24%) Project Planner
7 11 (7.24%) Consultant
7 11 (7.24%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.24%) Project Administrator
8 10 (6.58%) PMO Administrator
9 7 (4.61%) Integration Manager
10 6 (3.95%) Trainer
10 6 (3.95%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Integration Project Manager
11 5 (3.29%) SAP Consultant
12 4 (2.63%) C# Developer
12 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (2.63%) Applications Manager
12 4 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.53%) .NET
2 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.29%) J2EE
4 3 (1.97%) XML
4 3 (1.97%) WCF
5 2 (1.32%) jQuery
5 2 (1.32%) HTML5
5 2 (1.32%) .NET Remoting
5 2 (1.32%) MDX
5 2 (1.32%) HTML
5 2 (1.32%) CSS
6 1 (0.66%) XSLT
6 1 (0.66%) XHTML
6 1 (0.66%) Middleware
6 1 (0.66%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.63%) Data Extraction
2 4 (2.63%) PMI
2 4 (2.63%) SCADA
3 3 (1.97%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.97%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.32%) DataPower
4 2 (1.32%) Open Source
4 2 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.66%) EPoS
5 1 (0.66%) GIS
5 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.97%) UNIX
1 3 (1.97%) Windows
2 2 (1.32%) VMS
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.66%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) Project Management
2 18 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (11.84%) Migration
3 17 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 15 (9.87%) CRM
6 13 (8.55%) SOA
6 13 (8.55%) Programme Management
6 13 (8.55%) Business Analysis
6 13 (8.55%) Waterfall
6 13 (8.55%) Business Transformation
7 12 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 10 (6.58%) TOGAF
9 9 (5.92%) Change Management
9 9 (5.92%) ITIL
9 9 (5.92%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.61%) Change Control
10 7 (4.61%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.24%) C#
2 10 (6.58%) Java
3 8 (5.26%) SQL
4 3 (1.97%) C++
4 3 (1.97%) VBA
4 3 (1.97%) Assembly Language
4 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.97%) C
5 2 (1.32%) ABAP
5 2 (1.32%) X++
5 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.24%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.26%) Degree
4 4 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.97%) ISEB
6 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.32%) PMP
6 2 (1.32%) MBA
6 2 (1.32%) PgMP
6 2 (1.32%) APMP
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) MCITP
7 1 (0.66%) ACCA
7 1 (0.66%) CIMA
7 1 (0.66%) CCA
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) P3O
2 2 (1.32%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (26.97%) SAP
3 24 (15.79%) Oracle
4 6 (3.95%) Trillium
5 5 (3.29%) IBM
5 5 (3.29%) Adobe
6 3 (1.97%) CA
6 3 (1.97%) Primavera
6 3 (1.97%) Cadence
6 3 (1.97%) Capita
7 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.32%) Cognos
8 1 (0.66%) Siebel
8 1 (0.66%) Progress
8 1 (0.66%) Sybase
8 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.66%) Informatica
8 1 (0.66%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
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