Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 December 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 126 164
Rank change year-on-year -50 +38 +44
Contract jobs citing ERP 78 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.08% 1.82% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.07% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 97 57
City of London median daily rate £430 £438 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.71% -11.62% +10.00%
10th Percentile £368 £325 £351
90th Percentile £637 £638 £655
Central London median daily rate £460 £438 £498
% change year-on-year +5.14% -12.06% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6363 5693 7001
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.42% 87.72% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5077 4512 5579
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 53 64
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.75 £12.33
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -7.32% +15.12%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the City of London

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in the City of London

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in the City of London

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for ERP.

1 39 (50.00%) CRM
2 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.33%) Finance
3 23 (29.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (26.92%) Migration
5 18 (23.08%) SAP
6 16 (20.51%) Data Migration
7 14 (17.95%) Project Management
8 13 (16.67%) Oracle
8 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 12 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
10 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (14.10%) MS Visio
10 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.10%) Change Management
11 10 (12.82%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (11.54%) Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (11.54%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
13 7 (8.97%) Retail
13 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
14 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (7.69%) SDLC
14 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (7.69%) Validation
14 6 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (1.28%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (14.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (12.82%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (5.13%) NetSuite
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.85%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (3.85%) SAP CRM
5 2 (2.56%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (2.56%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (2.56%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.28%) Movex
6 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.28%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.28%) LDAP
1 1 (1.28%) SMS
1 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SAP BW
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.28%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.28%) HBase
3 1 (1.28%) HDInsight
3 1 (1.28%) Lumira
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Power BI
3 1 (1.28%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.28%) Redis
3 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.28%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) ProC
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.85%) Games
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) German Language
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Analyst
2 16 (20.51%) Project Manager
3 15 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) CRM Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Consultant
6 7 (8.97%) Trainer
7 6 (7.69%) CRM Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) CRM Manager
8 5 (6.41%) CRM Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) ERP Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) ERP Business Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) ERP Manager
9 4 (5.13%) ERP Trainer
9 4 (5.13%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) SAP Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.28%) Django
2 1 (1.28%) Flask
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) OpenID
2 1 (1.28%) REST
2 1 (1.28%) RESTful
2 1 (1.28%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.28%) SAML
2 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.28%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.28%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.28%) RIA
4 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Solaris
1 1 (1.28%) Unix
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
1 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) CRM
2 21 (26.92%) Migration
3 16 (20.51%) Data Migration
4 14 (17.95%) Project Management
5 12 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
5 12 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 11 (14.10%) Change Management
6 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.54%) Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
10 6 (7.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
10 6 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
10 6 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
10 6 (7.69%) SDLC
10 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (7.69%) Validation
11 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.56%) Python
2 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
2 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) PMO
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) GDPR
3 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) NFS
1 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.08%) SAP
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) CODA
4 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco
6 2 (2.56%) HP
6 2 (2.56%) Workday
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe
7 1 (1.28%) Baan
7 1 (1.28%) Capita
7 1 (1.28%) Concur
7 1 (1.28%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) EMC
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Infor
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.28%) Saba
7 1 (1.28%) VMware