The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Unit4 Business World skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 29 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 91 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14  
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 1 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.066% 0.36% 1.08%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.61% 3.08% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.20 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year -34.08% -  

Unit4 Business World is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 164 195 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 10.84% 11.83% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 122 49
Median daily rate £415 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £286 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.55 £20.00 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.25% +24.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in the East Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the East Midlands

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the East Midlands

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Unit4 Business World
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 8 (40.00%) ERP
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Advertising
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware
6 1 (5.00%) Mercator
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server

Unit4 Business World
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 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Project Leader
3 2 (10.00%) ERP Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Application Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) ERP Support
4 1 (5.00%) HR Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ERP
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Test Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Lagan
2 1 (5.00%) Mercator
2 1 (5.00%) SAP