Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 69 86
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing ERP 113 102 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.98% 2.55% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.04% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 61
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £352 £302 £313
90th Percentile £668 £665 £588
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.98% +6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £25.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.82% - -
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +205.56% +80.00% -28.57%

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 3,205 3,357 3,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.50% 84.07% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,604 1,705 2,048
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.52% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 115 142
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.60 £39.65 £43.20
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.81% -6.67% -0.73%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -1 23 £500 +1.27% 11
Maidenhead +3 21 £400 +29.03% 4
Newbury +11 18 £525 +35.48% 9
Bracknell -15 16 £513 +50.74% 7
Slough 0 5 £400 -21.95% 1
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 66 (58.41%) SAP
2 43 (38.05%) Finance
3 28 (24.78%) Oracle
4 25 (22.12%) Migration
5 23 (20.35%) SQL
6 21 (18.58%) SAP S/4HANA
7 20 (17.70%) Project Management
8 19 (16.81%) SAP ERP
9 18 (15.93%) Data Migration
9 18 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (15.04%) SC Cleared
10 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
11 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
13 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
13 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
13 13 (11.50%) Data Cleansing
13 13 (11.50%) SAP HANA
13 13 (11.50%) Analytics
14 11 (9.73%) JD Edwards
14 11 (9.73%) SAP BW
14 11 (9.73%) Workflow
14 11 (9.73%) Telecoms
14 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (8.85%) Data Mapping
15 10 (8.85%) SAP Data Services
15 10 (8.85%) Retail
16 9 (7.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 9 (7.96%) SAP MDM

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 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.77%) CATIA
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (18.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 19 (16.81%) SAP ERP
3 9 (7.96%) SAP MDM
4 7 (6.19%) SAP APO
4 7 (6.19%) SAP MM
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (3.54%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (3.54%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (2.65%) Magento
7 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (2.65%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (2.65%) SAP EWM
7 3 (2.65%) SAP R/3
7 3 (2.65%) SAP WM
8 2 (1.77%) Movex
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.77%) Primavera
8 2 (1.77%) SAP GRC
8 2 (1.77%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.88%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) SAP HANA
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.73%) SAP BW
3 10 (8.85%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (7.08%) Big Data
4 8 (7.08%) Data Lake
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.65%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.77%) Lumira
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
7 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.88%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) JIRA
2 4 (3.54%) LSMW
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (38.05%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.85%) Retail
4 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.54%) German Language
5 4 (3.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (34.51%) Analyst
2 17 (15.04%) Consultant
3 16 (14.16%) SAP Analyst
4 15 (13.27%) Project Manager
5 13 (11.50%) Data Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Architect
7 10 (8.85%) SAP Manager
8 9 (7.96%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) ERP Manager
9 8 (7.08%) SAP Data Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (6.19%) Senior Data Analyst
11 6 (5.31%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (5.31%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) ERP Consultant
12 5 (4.42%) SAP Project Manager
12 5 (4.42%) Team Leader
13 4 (3.54%) ERP Architect
13 4 (3.54%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (4.42%) SAP Business Workflow
3 4 (3.54%) BAPI
3 4 (3.54%) EDI
4 3 (2.65%) cXML
4 3 (2.65%) LAMP
4 3 (2.65%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (2.65%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (1.77%) IDoc
6 1 (0.88%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Data Structures
2 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.31%) User Experience
4 4 (3.54%) AS400
4 4 (3.54%) Life Science
4 4 (3.54%) PACS
4 4 (3.54%) Robotics
4 4 (3.54%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) Migration
2 20 (17.70%) Project Management
3 18 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.93%) Data Migration
4 13 (11.50%) Analytics
4 13 (11.50%) Data Cleansing
4 13 (11.50%) Data Modelling
5 11 (9.73%) Workflow
6 10 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.85%) Data Mapping
7 9 (7.96%) Business Transformation
8 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.19%) Big Data Analytics
9 7 (6.19%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.19%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.19%) Data Management
9 7 (6.19%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.35%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.42%) ABAP
4 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.65%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) SC Cleared
1 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.65%) Degree
3 3 (2.65%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.65%) PMP
4 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.77%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ACCA
5 1 (0.88%) CIMA
5 1 (0.88%) HNC
5 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) Data Quality
1 9 (7.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 4 (3.54%) PMO
4 3 (2.65%) GDPR
4 3 (2.65%) IFRS
4 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (58.41%) SAP
2 28 (24.78%) Oracle
3 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.73%) JD Edwards
5 7 (6.19%) Ariba
5 7 (6.19%) HP
6 5 (4.42%) Cloudera
6 5 (4.42%) Workday
7 4 (3.54%) IFS
8 3 (2.65%) Concur
8 3 (2.65%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.65%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.88%) Casewise
9 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.88%) hybris
9 1 (0.88%) IBM
9 1 (0.88%) Informatica
9 1 (0.88%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.88%) Siebel