Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 24 April 2018 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 55 89
Rank change year-on-year -42 +34 +25
Contract jobs citing ERP 80 118 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.99% 3.09% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 3.75% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 71 56
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £356 £313 £310
90th Percentile £750 £538 £606
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Berkshire median hourly rate £31.63 £33.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.60% +123.33% -
South East median hourly rate £80.73 £35.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +127.41% +29.09% +161.90%

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,391 3,149 3,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.40% 82.48% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,706 1,515 2,089
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +4.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £250
90th Percentile £598 £563 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £417 £400
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 118 130
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.87% -9.09% -23.43%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £9.93
90th Percentile £47.63 £55.00 £55.07
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.50
% change year-on-year -4.53% -18.11% +27.61%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Berkshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Berkshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Berkshire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Berkshire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ERP in Berkshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Reading -11 25 £573 +27.22% 19
Bracknell -6 9 - - 5
Slough -2 7 £381 -12.86% 6
Newbury -18 3 - - 8
Wokingham +2 2 - - 4
Windsor -2 1 £463 +15.63% 2
Maidenhead -16 1 - - 2
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 29 (36.25%) Oracle
2 28 (35.00%) SAP
3 27 (33.75%) Security Cleared
4 26 (32.50%) Finance
5 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
6 19 (23.75%) SQL
7 18 (22.50%) Data Analysis
8 16 (20.00%) Migration
9 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
10 13 (16.25%) Project Management
11 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
12 11 (13.75%) Data Migration
12 11 (13.75%) SAP ERP
13 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 9 (11.25%) Oracle ERP
14 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
15 7 (8.75%) Data Cleansing
15 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (8.75%) Primavera
15 7 (8.75%) IFS
16 6 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
16 6 (7.50%) Oracle Fusion
16 6 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
16 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (7.50%) Analytics
16 6 (7.50%) Coaching
17 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) SAP ERP
2 9 (11.25%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (8.75%) Primavera
4 3 (3.75%) Magento
4 3 (3.75%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.50%) SAP APO
5 2 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.25%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (1.25%) SAP MDG
6 1 (1.25%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.50%) Big Data
4 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.50%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.50%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) LSMW
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 4 (5.00%) Local Government
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.50%) Back Office
5 2 (2.50%) Czech Language
5 2 (2.50%) French Language
5 2 (2.50%) German Language
6 1 (1.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Analyst
2 13 (16.25%) Business Analyst
2 13 (16.25%) Consultant
3 11 (13.75%) Architect
4 10 (12.50%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Administrator
7 7 (8.75%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) ERP Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
9 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.00%) Azure Architect
10 4 (5.00%) ERP Architect
10 4 (5.00%) ERP Business Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) ERP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (5.00%) BAPI
3 3 (3.75%) LAMP
3 3 (3.75%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) EDI
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.00%) User Experience
5 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.25%) Life Science
7 1 (1.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Data Analysis
2 16 (20.00%) Migration
3 13 (16.25%) Project Management
4 11 (13.75%) Data Migration
5 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.75%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (7.50%) Analytics
7 6 (7.50%) Coaching
7 6 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Cutover Planning
9 4 (5.00%) ETL
9 4 (5.00%) Presales
9 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.75%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.25%) C
3 1 (1.25%) C#
3 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) PMO
2 3 (3.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.25%) GAAP
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Oracle
2 28 (35.00%) SAP
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.75%) IFS
5 4 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) Epicor
7 2 (2.50%) Pegasus
7 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.50%) Workday
8 1 (1.25%) Ariba
8 1 (1.25%) Cadence
8 1 (1.25%) Cognos
8 1 (1.25%) Concur
8 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.25%) hybris
8 1 (1.25%) IBM
8 1 (1.25%) Infor
8 1 (1.25%) PTC
8 1 (1.25%) Sage
8 1 (1.25%) Sitecore