Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 76 80
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -20
Contract jobs citing ERP 147 149 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.43% 2.97% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 3.48% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 97 86
East of England median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £365 £265 £228
90th Percentile £600 £593 £688
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 3
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +125.50% -18.70%
England median hourly rate £22.13 £31.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -29.75% +43.18% +10.00%

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 3,685 4,278 4,034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.96% 85.32% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,159 2,452 2,375
East of England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £236
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 250 267
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £10.81 £11.36 £11.94
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +2.13%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +9 85 £475 - 28
Cambridgeshire -22 38 £473 +11.18% 20
Essex +17 10 £450 +28.57% 11
Bedfordshire +13 9 £500 +11.11% 8
Norfolk -3 3 £375 -6.25% 7
Suffolk +13 1 £640 +20.75% 5
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 65 (44.22%) Oracle
2 40 (27.21%) SAP
3 38 (25.85%) Finance
4 22 (14.97%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (14.97%) Project Management
5 18 (12.24%) Migration
5 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (11.56%) Manufacturing
6 17 (11.56%) SQL
7 14 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (9.52%) SAP ERP
7 14 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (8.84%) Test Strategy
9 12 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (7.48%) Data Migration
10 11 (7.48%) Technical Leadership
10 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (6.80%) QA
12 9 (6.12%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.12%) Change Management
12 9 (6.12%) Scrum
12 9 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (6.12%) CRM
12 9 (6.12%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (5.44%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (5.44%) Defect Management
13 8 (5.44%) Web Services
13 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis

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 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.36%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.68%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Oracle ERP
2 14 (9.52%) SAP ERP
3 5 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (2.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (2.72%) Infor M3
4 4 (2.72%) NetSuite
4 4 (2.72%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.36%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.36%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (1.36%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.68%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.36%) Force.com
2 2 (1.36%) Office 365
2 2 (1.36%) Power Platform
2 2 (1.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) ShareGate
3 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.72%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.04%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.36%) Power BI
7 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 38 (25.85%) Finance
2 17 (11.56%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.76%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.36%) Back Office
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) German Language
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (17.69%) Analyst
2 21 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 20 (13.61%) Architect
4 15 (10.20%) Consultant
5 14 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (8.16%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (7.48%) ERP Manager
8 10 (6.80%) Oracle Architect
9 9 (6.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.12%) ERP Architect
9 9 (6.12%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.12%) Test Manager
10 8 (5.44%) ERP Consultant
10 8 (5.44%) Oracle Analyst
11 7 (4.76%) Developer
11 7 (4.76%) ERP Analyst
11 7 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
12 6 (4.08%) ERP Project Manager
12 6 (4.08%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (5.44%) Web Services
3 5 (3.40%) EDI
3 5 (3.40%) IDoc
4 4 (2.72%) EDIFACT
5 3 (2.04%) Middleware
6 2 (1.36%) .NET
6 2 (1.36%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.36%) CSS
6 2 (1.36%) HTML
6 2 (1.36%) jQuery
6 2 (1.36%) REST
6 2 (1.36%) XSLT
7 1 (0.68%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.68%) Node.js
7 1 (0.68%) React
7 1 (0.68%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.68%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.72%) CMDB
4 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.68%) DataPower
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Life Science
6 1 (0.68%) PMI
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.97%) Project Management
2 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.24%) Migration
3 17 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.84%) Test Strategy
6 11 (7.48%) Data Migration
6 11 (7.48%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (6.12%) Change Management
8 9 (6.12%) CRM
8 9 (6.12%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (6.12%) Scrum
8 9 (6.12%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis
9 8 (5.44%) Defect Management
9 8 (5.44%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (4.76%) Analytics
10 7 (4.76%) DevOps
10 7 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.56%) SQL
2 4 (2.72%) ActionScript
2 4 (2.72%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.36%) C#
4 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.68%) Java
5 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) PMP
2 5 (3.40%) Degree
2 5 (3.40%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.36%) ACCA
3 2 (1.36%) CIMA
3 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) HND
4 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.40%) PMO
4 4 (2.72%) IFRS
5 2 (1.36%) GDPR
5 2 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (44.22%) Oracle
2 40 (27.21%) SAP
3 5 (3.40%) Infor
3 5 (3.40%) Workday
4 4 (2.72%) BMC
4 4 (2.72%) Informatica
4 4 (2.72%) JD Edwards
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.72%) Remedy
5 3 (2.04%) Ariba
5 3 (2.04%) IFS
6 2 (1.36%) Cognos
6 2 (1.36%) Concur
6 2 (1.36%) IBM
6 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.36%) Splunk
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) Cadence
7 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.68%) webMethods