Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 71 112
Rank change year-on-year -18 +41 -8
Contract jobs citing ERP 39 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.71% 2.07% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.46% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 14
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £489 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +5.56% +16.50%
10th Percentile £307 £345 £354
90th Percentile £537 £590 £579
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.67% - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,885 1,423 1,923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.57% 84.15% 81.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 779 975
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £564 £528
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 57 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.66% +23.62%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.18 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £38.95 £36.73
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.68 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.57% -21.07% +62.16%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Buckinghamshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Buckinghamshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Buckinghamshire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Buckinghamshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Milton Keynes -19 25 £495 +4.21% 5
Aylesbury -7 3 - - 1
High Wycombe -10 2 £270 -13.60% 2
Amersham - 1 £375 -
Chesham - 1 - -
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 15 (38.46%) SAP
2 13 (33.33%) CRM
2 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (28.21%) SAP ERP
4 9 (23.08%) Finance
5 8 (20.51%) Process Management
5 8 (20.51%) BPR
5 8 (20.51%) ABAP
5 8 (20.51%) Oracle
5 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) SAP Portal
6 7 (17.95%) Logistics
7 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) SOAP
8 5 (12.82%) XML
8 5 (12.82%) WSDL
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.82%) LSMW
9 4 (10.26%) Legal
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.26%) SAP SD
10 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
10 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 3 (7.69%) Billing

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 7 (17.95%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) SAP ERP
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (10.26%) SAP SD
4 2 (5.13%) NetSuite
4 2 (5.13%) SAP CO
4 2 (5.13%) SAP FI
4 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.56%) Infor M3
5 1 (2.56%) Sage 1000
5 1 (2.56%) Sage 500
5 1 (2.56%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Extranet
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) LSMW
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Consultant
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Business Process Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Process Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.13%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) ERP Manager
8 2 (5.13%) SAP CO Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SAP FI Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Finance Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Infor Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) SOAP
1 5 (12.82%) WSDL
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (2.56%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) CRM
2 8 (20.51%) BPR
2 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
2 8 (20.51%) Process Management
3 7 (17.95%) Logistics
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analytics
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (5.13%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.13%) Record to Report
7 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) ABAP
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) APMP
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) ACCA
4 2 (5.13%) CIMA
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.56%) HND
5 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) P3O
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) SAP
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) IFS
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.56%) Infor
5 1 (2.56%) Sage
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com