The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 30 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 30 48
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Contract jobs citing ERP 75 83 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.94% 5.03% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 6.28% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 28
Median daily rate £450 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £23.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.78% -34.72%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1208 1322 1286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.53% 80.17% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 816 740
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 44
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in the East Midlands

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in the East Midlands

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in the East Midlands

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +13 39 £500 +26.58% 6
Nottinghamshire +5 11 £406 -9.72% 3
Leicestershire -7 9 £425 +61.90% 4
Northamptonshire -19 9 £425 -15.00% 5
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 65 (46.76%) SAP
2 36 (25.90%) SAP ERP
3 35 (25.18%) Oracle
4 30 (21.58%) Manufacturing
4 30 (21.58%) Security Cleared
5 28 (20.14%) Finance
6 24 (17.27%) Project Management
7 23 (16.55%) SC Cleared
8 18 (12.95%) Logistics
9 16 (11.51%) Migration
10 14 (10.07%) Veritas
10 14 (10.07%) Sun
10 14 (10.07%) Solaris
10 14 (10.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (9.35%) ABAP
12 12 (8.63%) SQL
12 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (8.63%) Data Migration
13 11 (7.91%) Degree
13 11 (7.91%) Primavera
13 11 (7.91%) Oracle ERP
14 10 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (6.47%) Data Mapping
15 9 (6.47%) Integration Testing
15 9 (6.47%) Business Analysis
15 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (5.76%) Unit4 Business World
16 8 (5.76%) Change Management
17 7 (5.04%) SAP BW

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (25.90%) SAP ERP
2 11 (7.91%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (7.91%) Primavera
3 8 (5.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (5.04%) SAP SD
5 6 (4.32%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (2.16%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (2.16%) NetSuite
7 2 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (1.44%) Infor M3
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (1.44%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.72%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.72%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.72%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.72%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Boomi
1 2 (1.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.72%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) FTP
1 1 (0.72%) LAN
1 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.44%) QlikView
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 30 (21.58%) Manufacturing
2 28 (20.14%) Finance
3 7 (5.04%) Retail
4 6 (4.32%) Billing
5 5 (3.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (25.18%) Consultant
2 24 (17.27%) Analyst
3 17 (12.23%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.63%) Solaris Consultant
5 11 (7.91%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.91%) ERP Manager
5 11 (7.91%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (5.76%) Architect
6 8 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.04%) Change Manager
8 6 (4.32%) ERP Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Data Migration Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Migration Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) SAP Architect
9 5 (3.60%) SAP SD Consultant
9 5 (3.60%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle Project Manager
10 4 (2.88%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) EDI
2 3 (2.16%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) .NET
3 2 (1.44%) SOAP
3 2 (1.44%) WSDL
3 2 (1.44%) XML
4 1 (0.72%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) FMCG
3 3 (2.16%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.44%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.72%) AS400
5 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.07%) Solaris
2 3 (2.16%) Unix
3 2 (1.44%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.27%) Project Management
2 18 (12.95%) Logistics
3 16 (11.51%) Migration
4 12 (8.63%) Data Migration
5 10 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (6.47%) Business Analysis
6 9 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.47%) Data Mapping
6 9 (6.47%) Integration Testing
6 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.76%) Change Management
8 7 (5.04%) B2B
8 7 (5.04%) Presales
8 7 (5.04%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.04%) SAP Security
8 7 (5.04%) Test Strategy
9 6 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.32%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.32%) ETL
9 6 (4.32%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.35%) ABAP
2 12 (8.63%) SQL
3 2 (1.44%) C
4 1 (0.72%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) COBOL
4 1 (0.72%) Java
4 1 (0.72%) Korn
4 1 (0.72%) Perl
4 1 (0.72%) Python
4 1 (0.72%) RPG
4 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (21.58%) Security Cleared
2 23 (16.55%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.91%) Degree
4 4 (2.88%) PMP
5 3 (2.16%) APMP
5 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.72%) ACCA
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) PMO
2 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (46.76%) SAP
2 35 (25.18%) Oracle
3 14 (10.07%) Sun
3 14 (10.07%) Veritas
4 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.60%) Infor
5 5 (3.60%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.16%) Cognos
7 2 (1.44%) Dell
7 2 (1.44%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.72%) Epicor
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) Lagan
8 1 (0.72%) Mercator
8 1 (0.72%) Northgate
8 1 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.72%) Planview
8 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.72%) Workday
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