Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 57 80
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +19
Contract jobs citing ERP 107 110 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.70% 2.92% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.56% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 54 60
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £400 £300 £312
90th Percentile £700 £628 £588
South East median daily rate £500 £460 £400
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.75 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £44.75 £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +51.69% +7.27% +96.43%

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 3,386 3,087 4,010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.53% 82.06% 81.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,716 1,472 2,134
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £273 £254 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +4.60% +4.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 133 128
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -11.76% -22.73%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.88 £40.20 £44.55
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +25.60% -15.79% +10.21%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +5 33 £573 +27.22% 9
Maidenhead -16 14 £475 +55.74% 3
Newbury -2 10 £525 +40.00% 2
Bracknell -18 9 £500 +42.86% 3
Slough -7 7 £413 -17.50% 1
Wokingham -15 1 - - 1
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 48 (44.86%) SAP
2 39 (36.45%) Finance
3 29 (27.10%) SQL
4 24 (22.43%) Migration
5 23 (21.50%) Oracle
5 23 (21.50%) Project Management
6 22 (20.56%) Security Cleared
7 21 (19.63%) SQL Server
7 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
8 18 (16.82%) Telecoms
8 18 (16.82%) SC Cleared
8 18 (16.82%) SAP ERP
9 17 (15.89%) Data Migration
9 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (14.02%) Data Analysis
11 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (12.15%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (11.21%) SAP HANA
13 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
13 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
14 11 (10.28%) Analytics
14 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.28%) SAP S/4HANA
15 10 (9.35%) Data Mapping
15 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (9.35%) Retail
16 9 (8.41%) HP
16 9 (8.41%) SAP BW
16 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (8.41%) SAP Data Services

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 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.87%) CATIA
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (16.82%) SAP ERP
2 11 (10.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (6.54%) SAP APO
3 7 (6.54%) SAP MDM
3 7 (6.54%) SAP MM
4 4 (3.74%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (3.74%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (2.80%) Magento
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.80%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (2.80%) Primavera
5 3 (2.80%) SAP EWM
5 3 (2.80%) SAP R/3
5 3 (2.80%) SAP WM
6 2 (1.87%) ENOVIA
6 2 (1.87%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.93%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.93%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
2 2 (1.87%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) SAP HANA
3 9 (8.41%) SAP BW
3 9 (8.41%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (7.48%) Big Data
4 8 (7.48%) Data Lake
4 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.87%) Lumira
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.93%) GIS
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) LSMW
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (36.45%) Finance
2 18 (16.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.35%) Retail
4 8 (7.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.67%) German Language
7 4 (3.74%) French Language
7 4 (3.74%) Local Government
8 3 (2.80%) Legal
8 3 (2.80%) Marketing
9 2 (1.87%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.93%) Back Office
10 1 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) Analyst
2 16 (14.95%) Architect
3 15 (14.02%) Consultant
4 12 (11.21%) Project Manager
4 12 (11.21%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Administrator
5 9 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Data Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) ERP Manager
6 8 (7.48%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (7.48%) SAP Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) SAP Data Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.61%) ERP Architect
8 6 (5.61%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (3.74%) BAPI
2 4 (3.74%) EDI
3 3 (2.80%) LAMP
3 3 (2.80%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.87%) cXML
5 1 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) LINQ
5 1 (0.93%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.54%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.67%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.74%) AS400
5 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.74%) Life Science
5 4 (3.74%) Replication
5 4 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.74%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.87%) Robotics
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.43%) Migration
2 23 (21.50%) Project Management
3 17 (15.89%) Data Migration
4 15 (14.02%) Data Analysis
5 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (12.15%) Data Cleansing
7 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
8 11 (10.28%) Analytics
9 10 (9.35%) Data Mapping
9 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (7.48%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.48%) Coaching
12 7 (6.54%) Big Data Analytics
12 7 (6.54%) Data Analytics
12 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.54%) Logistics
13 6 (5.61%) Data Management
13 6 (5.61%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (5.61%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) SQL
2 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.80%) PHP
4 1 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.93%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.67%) Degree
3 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.74%) PMO
3 3 (2.80%) GDPR
3 3 (2.80%) IFRS
3 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.93%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 48 (44.86%) SAP
2 23 (21.50%) Oracle
3 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.41%) HP
5 7 (6.54%) IFS
6 5 (4.67%) Ariba
6 5 (4.67%) Cloudera
6 5 (4.67%) JD Edwards
7 4 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.80%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.87%) Concur
9 2 (1.87%) IBM
9 2 (1.87%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.93%) Casewise
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos
10 1 (0.93%) hybris
10 1 (0.93%) RedPrairie