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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 73 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing ERP 76 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.30% 2.57% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.35% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 33 43
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £21.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £35.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -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
2669 1882 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.85% 76.69% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1593 1121 1013
Median daily rate £400 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £274 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 93 125
Median hourly rate £20.75 £23.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.70% -15.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.52 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 0 20 £375 -9.09% 9
Staffordshire +9 10 £238 -44.92% 4
Coventry -19 9 £300 -20.52% 5
Warwickshire -11 7 £350 -17.64% 5
Solihull -2 5 £263 - 3
Shropshire -22 5 £375 +36.36%
Worcestershire -5 2 £340 -9.33% 1
Wolverhampton -1 1 £375 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 - - 3
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 67 (48.20%) CRM
2 46 (33.09%) JavaScript
3 45 (32.37%) Java
4 41 (29.50%) PHP
4 41 (29.50%) Web Development
4 41 (29.50%) Network Security
4 41 (29.50%) Digital Media
5 27 (19.42%) SAP
6 25 (17.99%) CSS
6 25 (17.99%) HTML
7 24 (17.27%) Project Management
8 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (16.55%) Finance
9 18 (12.95%) Migration
10 17 (12.23%) Oracle
11 15 (10.79%) .NET
11 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (8.63%) MySQL
12 12 (8.63%) SQL
12 12 (8.63%) Scrum
13 11 (7.91%) C#
13 11 (7.91%) Data Migration
14 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (7.19%) Manufacturing
15 9 (6.47%) Retail
15 9 (6.47%) EDI
15 9 (6.47%) Front End Development
15 9 (6.47%) HTML5
16 8 (5.76%) CSS3
16 8 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement

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 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.16%) Confluence
2 3 (2.16%) IIS
2 3 (2.16%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.16%) WordPress
3 2 (1.44%) Documentum
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.72%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.72%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) SAP ERP
2 6 (4.32%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.32%) Maximo
3 5 (3.60%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.44%) ENOVIA
6 2 (1.44%) Infor LN
6 2 (1.44%) Primavera
6 2 (1.44%) Sage 1000
6 2 (1.44%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.72%) Magento
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.72%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.72%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.50%) Network Security
2 3 (2.16%) LDAP
3 2 (1.44%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.72%) DHCP
4 1 (0.72%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) SNMP
4 1 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.72%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) MySQL
2 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.16%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.44%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.72%) Big Data
6 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.72%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 23 (16.55%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.47%) Retail
4 6 (4.32%) Automotive
5 3 (2.16%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Banking
5 3 (2.16%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.44%) Advertising
6 2 (1.44%) Games
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (25.90%) Developer
2 27 (19.42%) Project Manager
3 23 (16.55%) Analyst
4 22 (15.83%) ERP Manager
5 21 (15.11%) ERP Project Manager
6 13 (9.35%) Consultant
7 11 (7.91%) Architect
8 10 (7.19%) ERP Analyst
8 10 (7.19%) PHP Developer
9 9 (6.47%) IT Manager
10 7 (5.04%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.04%) IT Project Manager
10 7 (5.04%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (4.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.32%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.60%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.60%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.60%) Data Architect
13 4 (2.88%) SAP Project Manager
13 4 (2.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.99%) CSS
1 25 (17.99%) HTML
2 15 (10.79%) .NET
3 9 (6.47%) EDI
3 9 (6.47%) HTML5
4 8 (5.76%) AngularJS
4 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.76%) CSS3
5 6 (4.32%) jQuery
6 5 (3.60%) JSON
7 4 (2.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.88%) REST
8 3 (2.16%) Ajax
8 3 (2.16%) Node.js
8 3 (2.16%) Sass
9 2 (1.44%) Django
9 2 (1.44%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.44%) LAMP
9 2 (1.44%) Spring
9 2 (1.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.50%) Digital Media
2 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.32%) EPoS
4 2 (1.44%) CMDB
4 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.44%) iSeries
4 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.44%) Replication
4 2 (1.44%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.44%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.72%) FMCG
5 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.76%) Windows
2 5 (3.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.44%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (48.20%) CRM
2 41 (29.50%) Web Development
3 24 (17.27%) Project Management
4 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.95%) Migration
6 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.63%) Scrum
8 11 (7.91%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.47%) Front End Development
10 8 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.76%) ETL
11 7 (5.04%) Logistics
11 7 (5.04%) MVC
11 7 (5.04%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.32%) CAFM
12 6 (4.32%) Change Management
12 6 (4.32%) TDD
13 5 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (3.60%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (33.09%) JavaScript
2 45 (32.37%) Java
3 41 (29.50%) PHP
4 12 (8.63%) SQL
5 11 (7.91%) C#
6 2 (1.44%) Python
6 2 (1.44%) RPG
6 2 (1.44%) RPG/400
6 2 (1.44%) Ruby
6 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.44%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) ABAP
7 1 (0.72%) C
7 1 (0.72%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Degree
3 3 (2.16%) ISEB
4 2 (1.44%) CITP
4 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.72%) CASP
5 1 (0.72%) CCNA
5 1 (0.72%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.72%) CISA
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CISM
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
5 1 (0.72%) CRISC
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.88%) Puppet
2 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.44%) Terraform
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.72%) Kibana
3 1 (0.72%) logstash
3 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (19.42%) SAP
2 17 (12.23%) Oracle
3 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.16%) Infor
4 3 (2.16%) JDA
4 3 (2.16%) VMware
5 2 (1.44%) Cisco
5 2 (1.44%) hybris
5 2 (1.44%) Sage
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe
6 1 (0.72%) Ariba
6 1 (0.72%) Baan
6 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.72%) Citrix
6 1 (0.72%) EMC
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) IBM
6 1 (0.72%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.72%) Juniper
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