Period
to 19 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 101 63
Rank change year-on-year +21 -38 +16
Contract jobs citing ERP 99 71 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.35% 1.78% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.09% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 65
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £375 £283 £325
90th Percentile £628 £643 £561
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
South East median hourly rate £69.00 £80.73 £37.50
% change year-on-year -14.53% +115.28% +36.36%

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 3,623 3,390 3,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.16% 84.86% 82.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,735 1,748 1,662
Berkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £270 £235
90th Percentile £588 £588 £574
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 86 126
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -25.34% -18.78%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.92 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.63 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £26.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.42% +6.67% -25.00%

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 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +10 39 £250 - 8
Reading -4 21 £475 -5.00% 15
Newbury +11 10 £500 +29.03% 6
Maidenhead +10 6 £310 - 4
Slough -14 1 - - 2
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 61 (61.62%) SAP
2 38 (38.38%) Finance
3 32 (32.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 24 (24.24%) Oracle
5 20 (20.20%) Migration
6 18 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 17 (17.17%) SQL
7 17 (17.17%) SAP MDG
8 15 (15.15%) Validation
9 14 (14.14%) SAP ERP
10 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.11%) Data Validation
12 10 (10.10%) Data Quality
12 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (10.10%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (9.09%) Workflow
13 9 (9.09%) CRM
13 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
13 9 (9.09%) Ariba
13 9 (9.09%) JD Edwards
13 9 (9.09%) NetSuite
13 9 (9.09%) Retail
13 9 (9.09%) Data Governance
14 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
14 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
14 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
15 7 (7.07%) Information Security
15 7 (7.07%) Project Management

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 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 32 (32.32%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (17.17%) SAP MDG
3 14 (14.14%) SAP ERP
4 10 (10.10%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (9.09%) NetSuite
6 5 (5.05%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (5.05%) SAP MM
7 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (3.03%) SAP GRC
7 3 (3.03%) SAP PP
8 2 (2.02%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (2.02%) Sage X3
9 1 (1.01%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.03%) Big Data
3 3 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.02%) MS Access
4 2 (2.02%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.01%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) LSMW
2 1 (1.01%) MorphX
General
1 38 (38.38%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.05%) General Ledger
4 5 (5.05%) German Language
5 2 (2.02%) Advertising
5 2 (2.02%) French Language
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Polish Language
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (31.31%) Consultant
2 22 (22.22%) Analyst
3 19 (19.19%) SAP Consultant
4 14 (14.14%) SAP Manager
5 12 (12.12%) Functional Consultant
5 12 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 10 (10.10%) Data Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Architect
7 9 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) SAP MDG Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) ERP Manager
9 7 (7.07%) Data Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Master Data Consultant
9 7 (7.07%) SAP Master Data Consultant
9 7 (7.07%) SAP Project Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
11 5 (5.05%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) IDoc
1 5 (5.05%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (3.03%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (2.02%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.01%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) Middleware
4 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.01%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) User Experience
2 3 (3.03%) Replication
2 3 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.01%) EPoS
4 1 (1.01%) Life Science
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
1 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) Migration
2 18 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 15 (15.15%) Validation
4 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 9 (9.09%) CRM
6 9 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.09%) Workflow
7 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.07%) Accounts Payable
8 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.07%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (7.07%) Data Extraction
8 7 (7.07%) Information Security
8 7 (7.07%) Project Management
8 7 (7.07%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (6.06%) Data Integration
9 6 (6.06%) Data Mapping
9 6 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.17%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) ABAP
3 2 (2.02%) VBA
3 2 (2.02%) X++
4 1 (1.01%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.05%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.03%) ACCA
3 3 (3.03%) CIMA
4 2 (2.02%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CISM
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) ISEB
5 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.04%) QA
4 3 (3.03%) PMO
4 3 (3.03%) SLA
5 2 (2.02%) GxP
6 1 (1.01%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.01%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 61 (61.62%) SAP
2 24 (24.24%) Oracle
3 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.09%) Ariba
4 9 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 7 (7.07%) Workday
6 5 (5.05%) Baan
7 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.03%) Sage
9 2 (2.02%) CODA
9 2 (2.02%) Concur
9 2 (2.02%) HP
10 1 (1.01%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.01%) IFS
10 1 (1.01%) Informatica
10 1 (1.01%) JDA
10 1 (1.01%) RedPrairie
10 1 (1.01%) Siebel
10 1 (1.01%) Veeam
10 1 (1.01%) VMware