Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 2019 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 of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 96 103
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing ERP 120 111 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.71% 2.34% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.74% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 66 55
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £358 £268 £330
90th Percentile £588 £584 £645
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 - £31.19
10th Percentile £16.21 - £25.29
90th Percentile £18.69 - £35.13
England median hourly rate £36.50 £26.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +40.38% -36.59% +21.88%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,793 4,053 3,753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.64% 85.40% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,249 2,337 2,150
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £255 £214
90th Percentile £588 £588 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 234 302
East of England median hourly rate £18.88 £33.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.23% +2.30% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.08 £12.60
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.78
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.67% +3.37%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the East of England

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in the East of England

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in the East of England

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in the East of England

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +25 55 £525 +23.53% 31
Cambridgeshire +14 42 £475 +18.75% 30
Bedfordshire +14 13 £450 -15.49% 4
Essex -23 5 £384 -20.26% 6
Suffolk +1 3 £200 -52.94% 4
East Anglia - 1 - - 2
Norfolk - 1 £388 - 5
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for ERP.

1 42 (35.00%) Finance
2 33 (27.50%) Oracle
3 26 (21.67%) SAP
4 23 (19.17%) CRM
5 20 (16.67%) Retail
6 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
7 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (14.17%) Project Management
9 14 (11.67%) Change Management
9 14 (11.67%) Migration
9 14 (11.67%) SQL
9 14 (11.67%) Data Management
9 14 (11.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 13 (10.83%) Manufacturing
11 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (9.17%) Test Management
12 11 (9.17%) Test Scripting
13 10 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (8.33%) NetSuite
13 10 (8.33%) .NET
14 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (7.50%) Hyperion
14 9 (7.50%) Oracle ERP
14 9 (7.50%) SaaS
14 9 (7.50%) Analytics
14 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (6.67%) Visualisation
15 8 (6.67%) Data Migration

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.67%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (8.33%) NetSuite
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (5.83%) SAP ERP
3 7 (5.83%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (5.00%) Infor M3
4 6 (5.00%) Magento
5 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.50%) SAP CRM
5 3 (2.50%) SAP EWM
5 3 (2.50%) SAP MM
5 3 (2.50%) SAP PP
5 3 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (1.67%) HFM
6 2 (1.67%) Primavera
7 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.83%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) SaaS
2 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.83%) Serverless
5 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.17%) OLAP
4 5 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.83%) Essbase
7 1 (0.83%) Ingres
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) JIRA
2 6 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (0.83%) MorphX
General
1 42 (35.00%) Finance
2 20 (16.67%) Retail
3 13 (10.83%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.50%) Law
5 3 (2.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Advertising
6 2 (1.67%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (25.00%) Analyst
2 22 (18.33%) Project Manager
3 17 (14.17%) Developer
4 15 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 10 (8.33%) ERP Manager
6 10 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
7 8 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Consultant
8 7 (5.83%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.83%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (5.00%) ERP Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
10 5 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 5 (4.17%) NetSuite Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
11 4 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (8.33%) .NET
3 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.17%) jQuery
4 4 (3.33%) CSS
5 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.50%) CAML
5 3 (2.50%) IDoc
5 3 (2.50%) REST
6 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.67%) EDI
6 2 (1.67%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.67%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.67%) NHibernate
6 2 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.83%) HTML
7 1 (0.83%) Middleware
7 1 (0.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.50%) FMCG
3 3 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.50%) Life Science
3 3 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (1.67%) EPoS
4 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.83%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
1 1 (0.83%) Solaris
1 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.17%) CRM
2 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.17%) Project Management
5 14 (11.67%) Change Management
5 14 (11.67%) Data Management
5 14 (11.67%) Migration
6 11 (9.17%) Test Management
6 11 (9.17%) Test Scripting
7 9 (7.50%) Analytics
8 8 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.67%) ETL
8 8 (6.67%) Visualisation
9 7 (5.83%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.83%) Defect Management
9 7 (5.83%) ITIL
9 7 (5.83%) Order to Cash
10 6 (5.00%) Logistics
10 6 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) C#
3 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.17%) ABAP
5 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) RPG
6 1 (0.83%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.67%) ACCA
3 2 (1.67%) CIMA
4 1 (0.83%) CSQA
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MBA
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) PMO
2 5 (4.17%) QA
3 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.67%) SLA
5 1 (0.83%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (27.50%) Oracle
2 26 (21.67%) SAP
3 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.50%) Hyperion
5 7 (5.83%) JD Edwards
6 6 (5.00%) Infor
7 5 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.33%) Sage
9 3 (2.50%) Epicor
9 3 (2.50%) Nintex
9 3 (2.50%) Sony
10 2 (1.67%) Cognos
10 2 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.67%) Tableau
11 1 (0.83%) Anaplan
11 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.83%) Remedy
11 1 (0.83%) Teradata
11 1 (0.83%) Workday