Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 30 23
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 +23
Contract jobs citing ERP 17 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.53% 3.89% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 4.63% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 33
Bedfordshire median daily rate £418 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.11% - +4.40%
10th Percentile £363 £425 £413
90th Percentile £480 £623 £650
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £429
% change year-on-year - +4.96% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.20 £15.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -18.70% -64.29% +9.09%

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 602 561 686
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.72% 83.98% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 388 484
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +4.58%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £250
90th Percentile £575 £606 £625
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £46.07 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.93% +41.75% +24.81%
10th Percentile £13.38 £15.80 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.55 £50.78 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +35.56% -2.17% -16.36%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Bedfordshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ERP in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Bedfordshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Bedfordshire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Bedfordshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +7 6 - -
Dunstable -1 2 £375 -16.67%
ERP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Apache
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) JSON
5 4 (23.53%) Dojo
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Social Media
5 4 (23.53%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (23.53%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) OLAP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) UI Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Communications Manager
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) ERP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Workstream Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Environment Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) OLAP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Design Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (23.53%) Ajax
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
2 4 (23.53%) Dojo
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Social Media
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
3 4 (23.53%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Service Design
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) Workday