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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 80 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Contract jobs citing ERP 72 62 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.27% 2.59% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.43% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 40
Median daily rate £325 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £644 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £421
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 22
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% +14.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% -6.52%
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
2604 1810 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.12% 75.61% 77.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1587 1110 992
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 83 135
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -6 18 £350 -22.22% 14
Staffordshire +10 14 £238 -42.42% 6
Worcestershire +1 6 £338 -10.89% 3
Coventry -17 6 £300 -34.06% 4
Warwickshire -7 5 £325 -27.77% 7
Solihull -9 5 £263 - 3
Shropshire - 4 £344 - 8
Wolverhampton +2 1 £325 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 - - 5
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 56 (42.42%) CRM
2 39 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 35 (26.52%) Java
3 35 (26.52%) Web Development
4 34 (25.76%) PHP
4 34 (25.76%) Network Security
4 34 (25.76%) Digital Media
5 26 (19.70%) SAP
6 23 (17.42%) Finance
7 22 (16.67%) Project Management
7 22 (16.67%) CSS
7 22 (16.67%) HTML
8 16 (12.12%) Migration
8 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (12.12%) .NET
9 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (10.61%) Oracle
10 14 (10.61%) SQL
11 12 (9.09%) C#
11 12 (9.09%) MySQL
12 10 (7.58%) Data Migration
12 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
13 9 (6.82%) HTML5
13 9 (6.82%) EDI
13 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing
14 8 (6.06%) Scrum
14 8 (6.06%) Automotive
14 8 (6.06%) Logistics
14 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
14 8 (6.06%) Microsoft

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (2.27%) IIS
1 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.27%) WordPress
2 2 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Documentum
3 1 (0.76%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.76%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Maximo
2 5 (3.79%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.03%) ENOVIA
3 4 (3.03%) SAP ERP
4 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.27%) Infor LN
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.52%) Sage 1000
5 2 (1.52%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.76%) Magento
6 1 (0.76%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.76%) SAP ECC
6 1 (0.76%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.76%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.76%) Network Security
2 2 (1.52%) Firewall
2 2 (1.52%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (0.76%) DHCP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) SNMP
3 1 (0.76%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.76%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) MySQL
2 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.52%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.52%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) MS Access
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) JIRA
2 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 23 (17.42%) Finance
2 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.06%) Automotive
4 6 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Back Office
5 3 (2.27%) Banking
5 3 (2.27%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.52%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (25.00%) Developer
2 26 (19.70%) Analyst
3 24 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 17 (12.88%) ERP Manager
4 17 (12.88%) ERP Project Manager
5 12 (9.09%) Consultant
6 10 (7.58%) Architect
6 10 (7.58%) ERP Analyst
7 9 (6.82%) IT Manager
7 9 (6.82%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (5.30%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.30%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.67%) CSS
1 22 (16.67%) HTML
2 16 (12.12%) .NET
3 9 (6.82%) EDI
3 9 (6.82%) HTML5
4 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.06%) CSS3
5 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.55%) jQuery
7 5 (3.79%) JSON
8 4 (3.03%) REST
9 3 (2.27%) Ajax
9 3 (2.27%) Node.js
9 3 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.52%) Django
10 2 (1.52%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.52%) LAMP
10 2 (1.52%) Spring
10 2 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.76%) Digital Media
2 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.55%) EPoS
4 2 (1.52%) CMDB
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) iSeries
4 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.52%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.52%) Statistics
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) FMCG
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) User Experience
5 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
2 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.42%) CRM
2 35 (26.52%) Web Development
3 22 (16.67%) Project Management
4 16 (12.12%) Migration
4 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.58%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.06%) Logistics
7 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.06%) Scrum
8 7 (5.30%) CAFM
8 7 (5.30%) ETL
8 7 (5.30%) MVC
9 6 (4.55%) Change Management
9 6 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.55%) Front End Development
9 6 (4.55%) SDLC
9 6 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (3.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 35 (26.52%) Java
3 34 (25.76%) PHP
4 14 (10.61%) SQL
5 12 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (1.52%) Python
6 2 (1.52%) RPG
6 2 (1.52%) RPG/400
6 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) ABAP
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) Degree
4 2 (1.52%) ISEB
4 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) CASP
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.76%) CISA
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CISM
5 1 (0.76%) CISSP
5 1 (0.76%) CITP
5 1 (0.76%) CRISC
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PMP
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) Puppet
2 3 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.52%) Terraform
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) SAP
2 14 (10.61%) Oracle
3 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.03%) Infor
5 3 (2.27%) Baan
5 3 (2.27%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.27%) JDA
6 2 (1.52%) Cisco
6 2 (1.52%) Sage
7 1 (0.76%) Adobe
7 1 (0.76%) Ariba
7 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix
7 1 (0.76%) EMC
7 1 (0.76%) HP
7 1 (0.76%) Juniper
7 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.76%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.76%) Pega
7 1 (0.76%) VMware
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £290 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago