Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 November 2017 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 60 58
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing ERP 61 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.92% 2.83% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.46% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 18
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £340 £220 £273
90th Percentile £560 £430 £593
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £21.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +96.67% -53.85% +80.56%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1257 1242 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.84% 81.66% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 801 646
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £241 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Birmingham

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Birmingham

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Birmingham

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ERP.

1 23 (37.70%) Oracle
2 19 (31.15%) Finance
3 15 (24.59%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.11%) Manufacturing
5 8 (13.11%) Migration
5 8 (13.11%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (11.48%) SAP
6 7 (11.48%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
7 6 (9.84%) Retail
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (8.20%) Service Management
8 5 (8.20%) SaaS
8 5 (8.20%) Analytics
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.56%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Data Acquisition
9 4 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (6.56%) Traceability Matrix
9 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (6.56%) SCADA
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) CRM
9 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.56%) ETL
9 4 (6.56%) General Ledger

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (3.28%) NetSuite
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.64%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.64%) Maximo
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.64%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP QM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.64%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.64%) Teamcenter
5 1 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) SaaS
2 4 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.92%) 3G
2 3 (4.92%) 4G
2 3 (4.92%) 5G
2 3 (4.92%) Bluetooth
2 3 (4.92%) Hyperconnected
2 3 (4.92%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) RFID
2 3 (4.92%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) ZigBee
2 3 (4.92%) Z-Wave
3 1 (1.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.92%) Big Data
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Automotive
4 4 (6.56%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Architect
1 15 (24.59%) Consultant
2 11 (18.03%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Functional Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) ERP Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Developer
7 3 (4.92%) ERP Architect
7 3 (4.92%) IoT Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Business Systems Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.92%) EDI
3 2 (3.28%) MDX
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) REST
4 1 (1.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) SCADA
2 3 (4.92%) EPoS
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) AS400
4 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Project Management
2 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (13.11%) Migration
3 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
3 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.20%) Analytics
4 5 (8.20%) Service Management
5 4 (6.56%) CRM
5 4 (6.56%) Data Acquisition
5 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.56%) ETL
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.56%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (6.56%) Traceability Matrix
6 3 (4.92%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.92%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (4.92%) Presales
6 3 (4.92%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.64%) ABAP
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PMO
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.92%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.92%) Sigfox
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) CODA
5 1 (1.64%) IFS
5 1 (1.64%) Infor
5 1 (1.64%) NEC
5 1 (1.64%) Northgate
5 1 (1.64%) Sage
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Siemens
5 1 (1.64%) Talend
5 1 (1.64%) Workday