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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 84 48 78
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +30
Contract jobs citing ERP 55 87 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.98% 3.43% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 4.32% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 20
Median daily rate £350 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +136.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +134.37%
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
2304 2012 1743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.06% 79.37% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1121 1006
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 91
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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
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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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 -5 22 £350 -40.67% 9
Staffordshire 0 8 £283 -35.42% 1
Shropshire -5 6 £400 +23.07%
Wolverhampton +3 2 £400 -3.03%
Solihull -2 2 - -
Warwickshire -7 2 £425 -5.50% 1
Coventry -28 2 £480 +32.41%
Worcestershire -1 1 £350 -3.44% 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 45 (34.35%) CRM
2 33 (25.19%) Finance
3 32 (24.43%) Java
4 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
5 29 (22.14%) SAP
6 28 (21.37%) PHP
6 28 (21.37%) Web Development
6 28 (21.37%) Network Security
6 28 (21.37%) Digital Media
7 23 (17.56%) Oracle
7 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (16.03%) Project Management
9 14 (10.69%) Migration
10 13 (9.92%) HTML
10 13 (9.92%) CSS
11 12 (9.16%) Manufacturing
12 10 (7.63%) MS Office
12 10 (7.63%) Data Migration
13 9 (6.87%) SAP ERP
13 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
13 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.87%) SQL
13 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.87%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (6.87%) Retail
13 9 (6.87%) Scrum
13 9 (6.87%) Oracle EBS
14 8 (6.11%) Windows
14 8 (6.11%) ETL
14 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence

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 (2.29%) Confluence
1 3 (2.29%) IIS
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) Documentum
2 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.53%) WordPress
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.76%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Office
2 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (6.87%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.87%) SAP ERP
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (3.82%) Sage 1000
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.53%) ENOVIA
5 2 (1.53%) Maximo
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.53%) Primavera
5 2 (1.53%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.53%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.76%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.76%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.76%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.82%) SaaS
3 4 (3.05%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.37%) Network Security
2 3 (2.29%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) DMZ
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) LAN
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) MySQL
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.29%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.53%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.76%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.53%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.53%) Selenium
2 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.76%) Bower
3 1 (0.76%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.76%) gulp
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) JUnit
3 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.76%) Xcode
3 1 (0.76%) Yeoman
General
1 33 (25.19%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.87%) Retail
4 6 (4.58%) Advertising
5 4 (3.05%) Automotive
5 4 (3.05%) Back Office
6 3 (2.29%) Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Billing
7 2 (1.53%) Games
7 2 (1.53%) Marketing
7 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (18.32%) Developer
2 22 (16.79%) Analyst
3 20 (15.27%) Project Manager
4 16 (12.21%) Consultant
5 15 (11.45%) Architect
6 14 (10.69%) ERP Manager
7 12 (9.16%) ERP Project Manager
8 9 (6.87%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) ERP Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) IT Manager
10 6 (4.58%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.82%) Data Architect
12 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (3.05%) Finance Manager
12 4 (3.05%) Finance Project Manager
12 4 (3.05%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (3.05%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Sage 500 Consultant
12 4 (3.05%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) CSS
1 13 (9.92%) HTML
2 8 (6.11%) .NET
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (3.82%) jQuery
4 4 (3.05%) EDI
5 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.29%) HTML5
5 3 (2.29%) RESTful
5 3 (2.29%) Sass
6 2 (1.53%) Ajax
6 2 (1.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.53%) CSS3
6 2 (1.53%) JSON
6 2 (1.53%) LESS
6 2 (1.53%) Node.js
6 2 (1.53%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.76%) Django
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.76%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.37%) Digital Media
2 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.05%) EPoS
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.05%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.29%) User Experience
5 2 (1.53%) CMDB
5 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.53%) Android
3 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.53%) Unix
3 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.35%) CRM
2 28 (21.37%) Web Development
3 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.03%) Project Management
5 14 (10.69%) Migration
6 10 (7.63%) Data Migration
7 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (6.87%) Scrum
8 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.11%) ETL
9 7 (5.34%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.34%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.34%) Time Management
10 6 (4.58%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.58%) SOA
10 6 (4.58%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.58%) TOGAF
11 5 (3.82%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.43%) Java
2 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
3 28 (21.37%) PHP
4 9 (6.87%) SQL
5 7 (5.34%) C#
6 2 (1.53%) ABAP
6 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby
7 1 (0.76%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) CISM
3 3 (2.29%) CISSP
3 3 (2.29%) CRISC
3 3 (2.29%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) CEH
4 2 (1.53%) CISMP
4 2 (1.53%) CITP
4 2 (1.53%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.76%) CASP
5 1 (0.76%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.76%) CISA
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.53%) COBIT
2 2 (1.53%) GPG13
2 2 (1.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.53%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) RMADS
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.05%) Puppet
3 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.53%) Terraform
4 1 (0.76%) Kibana
4 1 (0.76%) logstash
4 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (22.14%) SAP
2 23 (17.56%) Oracle
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.82%) Sage
5 4 (3.05%) VMware
6 3 (2.29%) hybris
6 3 (2.29%) IBM
6 3 (2.29%) JDA
7 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.53%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.53%) Infor
7 2 (1.53%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.76%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.76%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.76%) Pega
8 1 (0.76%) QAD
8 1 (0.76%) Workday