Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 75 82
Rank change year-on-year -25 +7 +39
Contract jobs citing ERP 69 94 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.70% 2.35% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.87% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 64
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £320 £326 £247
90th Percentile £750 £575 £579
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year - +1.69% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.75 - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £27.63 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -26.33% +7.14% +204.35%

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 3,373 3,276 3,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 82.96% 81.80% 79.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,757 1,726 2,136
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 122 171
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -35.19% +34.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

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 20 January 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
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 20 January 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
Bracknell +12 21 - -
Reading -15 12 £575 +30.68% 10
Slough +4 4 £331 -18.46% 7
Windsor -9 3 £450 -2.70% 3
Wokingham +7 2 - - 1
Newbury -12 2 £388 -18.42% 8
Maidenhead -5 1 - - 2
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 38 (55.07%) SAP
2 29 (42.03%) Oracle
3 27 (39.13%) Finance
4 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
5 16 (23.19%) SC Cleared
6 14 (20.29%) Oracle ERP
7 13 (18.84%) Primavera
8 12 (17.39%) Migration
8 12 (17.39%) SAP ERP
9 10 (14.49%) Validation
9 10 (14.49%) Project Management
9 10 (14.49%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (13.04%) Data Migration
10 9 (13.04%) SQL
10 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
11 8 (11.59%) Virtual Team
12 7 (10.14%) Data Mapping
12 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.14%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (10.14%) Requirements Management
12 7 (10.14%) LSMW
13 6 (8.70%) Logistics
13 6 (8.70%) SAP MM
13 6 (8.70%) Data Integration
13 6 (8.70%) Data Validation
13 6 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
13 6 (8.70%) Data Governance

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 (2.90%) IIS
1 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (18.84%) Primavera
3 12 (17.39%) SAP ERP
4 6 (8.70%) SAP MDG
4 6 (8.70%) SAP MM
4 6 (8.70%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (5.80%) NetSuite
6 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (2.90%) Maximo
6 2 (2.90%) SAP APO
6 2 (2.90%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.45%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.45%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) CallidusCloud
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.80%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.90%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.90%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) LSMW
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Military
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Analyst
2 20 (28.99%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Consultant
3 14 (20.29%) ERP Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) ERP Business Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Oracle Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) SAP Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Architect
8 6 (8.70%) Data Consultant
8 6 (8.70%) SAP Architect
8 6 (8.70%) SAP Data Consultant
9 5 (7.25%) ERP Architect
9 5 (7.25%) Migration Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) Data Migration Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) ERP Specialist
10 4 (5.80%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) SAP Migration Consultant
11 3 (4.35%) SAP Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) BAPI
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Virtual Team
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) User Experience
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Migration
2 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (14.49%) Data Cleansing
2 10 (14.49%) Project Management
2 10 (14.49%) Validation
3 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 9 (13.04%) Data Migration
3 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.14%) Data Mapping
4 7 (10.14%) Requirements Management
5 6 (8.70%) Analytics
5 6 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 6 (8.70%) Data Integration
5 6 (8.70%) Data Validation
5 6 (8.70%) Logistics
5 6 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (7.25%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) AAT
4 2 (2.90%) ACCA
4 2 (2.90%) CIMA
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) IIBA
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) SAP
2 29 (42.03%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Workday
5 3 (4.35%) Epicor
5 3 (4.35%) Infor
5 3 (4.35%) Sage
5 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.90%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.45%) Cadence
7 1 (1.45%) Callidus
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Marketo
7 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.45%) PTC