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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 52 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5  
Contract jobs citing ERP 18 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.19% 1.44% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.75% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 0
Median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +62.50% -45.20%  

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 656 742 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.71% 82.17% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 532 477
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ERP in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Bristol

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) SAP
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Epicor
5 5 (15.63%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) Billing
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (12.50%) ABAP
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (9.38%) Process Management
7 3 (9.38%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (9.38%) ETL
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (9.38%) Amdocs
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Spring
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) IFRS
7 3 (9.38%) SAP MDG
8 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
8 2 (6.25%) Workday
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.25%) SAP ALE
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.25%) QA
8 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP

ERP
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP MDG
1 3 (9.38%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
2 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Billing
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Finance Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Report Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SAP FI Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Spring
1 3 (9.38%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (6.25%) SAP ALE
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.38%) ETL
2 3 (9.38%) MVC
2 3 (9.38%) Process Management
2 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
2 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
2 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) OO
4 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.13%) Test Management
4 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) ABAP
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ACCA
1 2 (6.25%) CIMA
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) IFRS
2 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) SAP
2 7 (21.88%) Epicor
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Amdocs
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Workday
6 1 (3.13%) BT
6 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft