The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 22 June 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)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 48 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19  
Contract jobs citing ERP 21 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.48% 2.47% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 3.00% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -25.49% -29.16%  

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 691 699 750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.58% 82.24% 82.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 514 573
Median daily rate £388 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.25 £18.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Bristol

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Bristol

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Bristol over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Bristol

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ERP.

1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Epicor
4 11 (29.73%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (24.32%) SAP
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle
7 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) Billing
8 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.81%) ETL
9 4 (10.81%) Java
10 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.11%) IFRS
10 3 (8.11%) Process Management
10 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.11%) MVC
10 3 (8.11%) Amdocs
10 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.11%) SAP ERP
10 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (8.11%) Spring
10 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Ruby
11 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
11 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
11 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.41%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.70%) HFM
3 1 (2.70%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DHCP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
1 2 (5.41%) LDAP
1 2 (5.41%) NAS
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Essbase
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Billing
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Finance Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Graduate
8 2 (5.41%) IT Graduate
8 2 (5.41%) IT Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Trainee
8 2 (5.41%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Spring
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
2 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (10.81%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) MVC
4 3 (8.11%) Process Management
4 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Kanban
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Test Management
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) IFRS
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Epicor
2 9 (24.32%) SAP
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Amdocs
5 2 (5.41%) arcserve
5 2 (5.41%) BT
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Workday
6 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft