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 28 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 32 67
Rank change year-on-year +7 +35  
Contract jobs citing ERP 106 72 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.91% 4.67% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.09% 5.71% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 52 15
Median daily rate £454 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.37% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £233 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +37.50% -42.85%  

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 1310 1261 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.34% 81.78% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3112 2681 2650
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 49 60
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £34.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +18 58 £450 +44.00% 4
Northamptonshire +7 25 £425 -5.55% 3
Nottinghamshire -10 8 £500 +42.85% 4
Leicestershire -15 5 £300 - 1
Lincolnshire -6 3 £550 +62.96%
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 117 (65.73%) SAP
2 69 (38.76%) SAP ERP
3 65 (36.52%) Security Cleared
4 58 (32.58%) Oracle
5 52 (29.21%) SC Cleared
6 41 (23.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 41 (23.03%) Solaris
6 41 (23.03%) Sun
6 41 (23.03%) Veritas
7 37 (20.79%) Manufacturing
8 34 (19.10%) Project Management
9 32 (17.98%) Finance
10 30 (16.85%) Migration
11 28 (15.73%) Data Migration
11 28 (15.73%) Logistics
12 22 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (12.36%) Unix
13 21 (11.80%) Degree
14 19 (10.67%) Integration Testing
14 19 (10.67%) Linux
15 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (9.55%) Virtual Machines
17 16 (8.99%) Python
17 16 (8.99%) Perl
17 16 (8.99%) Korn
18 15 (8.43%) ABAP
19 13 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (6.74%) PRINCE2
20 12 (6.74%) EDI
20 12 (6.74%) PLM

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 4 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 69 (38.76%) SAP ERP
2 8 (4.49%) SAP SD
2 8 (4.49%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (3.93%) Primavera
4 6 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.25%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (2.25%) NetSuite
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.69%) Infor M3
6 3 (1.69%) SAP MM
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (1.12%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Boomi
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
1 2 (1.12%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) Unified Communications
2 4 (2.25%) FTP
3 1 (0.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.93%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.56%) Power BI
2 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) ERwin
1 2 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (20.79%) Manufacturing
2 32 (17.98%) Finance
3 10 (5.62%) Aerospace
4 9 (5.06%) Retail
5 8 (4.49%) Advertising
6 7 (3.93%) Billing
6 7 (3.93%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.81%) Automotive
8 2 (1.12%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (31.46%) Consultant
2 23 (12.92%) Project Manager
3 22 (12.36%) SAP Consultant
4 21 (11.80%) Solaris Consultant
5 17 (9.55%) Analyst
6 15 (8.43%) Unix Engineer
7 12 (6.74%) ERP Manager
8 11 (6.18%) Design Engineer
8 11 (6.18%) Solaris Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Architect
10 8 (4.49%) ERP Project Manager
10 8 (4.49%) SAP Manager
10 8 (4.49%) SAP Project Manager
10 8 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.93%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.37%) SAP SD Consultant
13 5 (2.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 5 (2.81%) ERP Analyst
13 5 (2.81%) SAP Architect
13 5 (2.81%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.74%) EDI
2 8 (4.49%) IDoc
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.12%) SOAP
3 2 (1.12%) Web Services
3 2 (1.12%) WSDL
3 2 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) HTML5
4 1 (0.56%) MDX
4 1 (0.56%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.81%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.69%) Clustering
3 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.69%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.03%) Solaris
2 22 (12.36%) Unix
3 19 (10.67%) Linux
4 2 (1.12%) AIX
4 2 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.10%) Project Management
2 30 (16.85%) Migration
3 28 (15.73%) Data Migration
3 28 (15.73%) Logistics
4 22 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (10.67%) Integration Testing
6 13 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (6.74%) PLM
7 12 (6.74%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.06%) ITIL
9 9 (5.06%) Order to Cash
10 8 (4.49%) B2B
10 8 (4.49%) Presales
11 7 (3.93%) Data Mapping
11 7 (3.93%) SAP Implementation
11 7 (3.93%) SAP Security
11 7 (3.93%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.99%) Korn
1 16 (8.99%) Perl
1 16 (8.99%) Python
2 15 (8.43%) ABAP
3 4 (2.25%) SQL
4 1 (0.56%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (36.52%) Security Cleared
2 52 (29.21%) SC Cleared
3 21 (11.80%) Degree
4 8 (4.49%) PMP
5 7 (3.93%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.12%) CCNA
7 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.12%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) ACCA
8 1 (0.56%) CCIE
8 1 (0.56%) ISEB
8 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.56%) MBA
8 1 (0.56%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) VCAP
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) PMO
2 5 (2.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (23.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (9.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) MOM
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 117 (65.73%) SAP
2 58 (32.58%) Oracle
3 41 (23.03%) Sun
3 41 (23.03%) Veritas
4 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.25%) Citrix
5 4 (2.25%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco
6 3 (1.69%) Infor
6 3 (1.69%) Sage
6 3 (1.69%) VMware
7 2 (1.12%) Dell
7 2 (1.12%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.12%) Talend
8 1 (0.56%) Epicor
8 1 (0.56%) HP
8 1 (0.56%) NetApp
8 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.56%) Tableau
8 1 (0.56%) Workday
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