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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 82 37 74
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +37
Contract jobs citing ERP 31 87 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.33% 4.07% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 5.89% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 53 12
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£425 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £30.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-22.91% -33.33%
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
1580 1478 1371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.93% 69.10% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 813 662
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 73 119
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 £12.50 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 18 December 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 -6 4 £438 +50.86% 1
Birmingham -36 4 £398 +9.65% 15
Solihull - 4 £463 -
Warwickshire -14 3 £195 -51.25%
Wolverhampton - 2 £425 - 2
Staffordshire -6 1 £300 -17.80% 2
Dudley - - - -
Stourbridge - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Wednesbury - - - -
Willenhall - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 37 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.83%) Finance
3 28 (25.23%) SAP
4 26 (23.42%) MS Excel
4 26 (23.42%) Project Management
5 22 (19.82%) Manufacturing
6 20 (18.02%) Automotive
7 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 16 (14.41%) Migration
9 15 (13.51%) Oracle
9 15 (13.51%) MS Project
10 14 (12.61%) Dynamics AX
11 13 (11.71%) Project Planning
12 12 (10.81%) Programme Management
13 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (9.91%) SOA
13 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (9.91%) Business Transformation
14 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
14 9 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (8.11%) Data Mapping
14 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
15 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
15 8 (7.21%) MS Office
15 8 (7.21%) Java
15 8 (7.21%) .NET
15 8 (7.21%) CRM
16 7 (6.31%) Change Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.50%) CMS
1 5 (4.50%) Alfresco
1 5 (4.50%) Drupal
2 3 (2.70%) Documentum
3 1 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (23.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.51%) MS Project
3 8 (7.21%) MS Office
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (3.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.31%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.70%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (2.70%) Maximo
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.70%) CA Clarity
4 2 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.80%) BPCS
4 2 (1.80%) Agresso
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.90%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.80%) Essbase
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.80%) WhereScape RED
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.80%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (1.80%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (0.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.90%) ZAP BI
4 1 (0.90%) DataStage
4 1 (0.90%) Cognos Powerplay
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 32 (28.83%) Finance
2 22 (19.82%) Manufacturing
3 20 (18.02%) Automotive
4 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.41%) Advertising
6 3 (2.70%) Local Government
6 3 (2.70%) Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Retail
7 2 (1.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.90%) Military
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
8 1 (0.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.90%) Electronics
8 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Analyst
2 20 (18.02%) Project Manager
3 17 (15.32%) Architect
4 11 (9.91%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.21%) Project Planner
7 7 (6.31%) Administrator
8 6 (5.41%) Project Administrator
8 6 (5.41%) Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Trainer
9 5 (4.50%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) PMO Administrator
10 4 (3.60%) ERP Consultant
10 4 (3.60%) ERP Project Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (3.60%) ERP Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Integration Manager
11 3 (2.70%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 3 (2.70%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
2 3 (2.70%) J2EE
2 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.70%) XML
3 2 (1.80%) Middleware
4 1 (0.90%) EDI
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) WCF
4 1 (0.90%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.50%) PMI
3 5 (4.50%) Open Source
4 4 (3.60%) SCADA
5 3 (2.70%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.70%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.70%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
2 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.90%) UNIX
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.42%) Project Management
2 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
3 16 (14.41%) Migration
4 13 (11.71%) Project Planning
5 12 (10.81%) Programme Management
6 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.91%) SOA
6 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.91%) Business Transformation
7 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
7 9 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (8.11%) Data Mapping
8 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
8 8 (7.21%) CRM
9 7 (6.31%) Change Management
9 7 (6.31%) Change Control
10 6 (5.41%) Data Migration
10 6 (5.41%) ITIL
10 6 (5.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.21%) Java
2 5 (4.50%) C#
2 5 (4.50%) SQL
3 4 (3.60%) X++
3 4 (3.60%) C++
4 3 (2.70%) Assembly Language
4 3 (2.70%) C
5 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.90%) ABAP
5 1 (0.90%) VBA
5 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) Degree
3 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.70%) PMP
5 3 (2.70%) PgMP
5 3 (2.70%) APMP
6 1 (0.90%) CCA
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.90%) ACCA
6 1 (0.90%) CIMA
6 1 (0.90%) CCAB
6 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) P3O
1 3 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.23%) SAP
3 15 (13.51%) Oracle
4 5 (4.50%) Trillium
4 5 (4.50%) IBM
5 4 (3.60%) Adobe
6 3 (2.70%) CA
6 3 (2.70%) Cognos
6 3 (2.70%) Cadence
6 3 (2.70%) Primavera
6 3 (2.70%) Capita
7 2 (1.80%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.90%) Informatica
8 1 (0.90%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.90%) ESRI
8 1 (0.90%) Cincom
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £610 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £270 - £470 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 21 days ago