Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 75 68
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +6
Contract jobs citing ERP 147 144 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.95% 2.94% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 3.45% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 86 91
East of England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £243 £325
90th Percentile £605 £688 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £12.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.50% -18.70% -53.85%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £38.47
% change year-on-year +84.21% -50.60% +78.91%

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 4,242 4,169 4,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.99% 85.13% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,453 2,422 2,374
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £247 £224
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 270 323
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.97 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.11% +7.88% -
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.99 £13.80
90th Percentile £48.10 £47.55 £46.06
England median hourly rate £20.90 £23.14 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.70% +1.31% +3.82%

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 22 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 September 2018. 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 +14 74 £488 +8.33% 18
Cambridgeshire +4 41 £410 -8.89% 25
Bedfordshire 0 12 £450 +3.75% 9
Essex -22 9 £350 -30.00% 6
Suffolk -14 5 £530 +35.03% 4
East Anglia -5 4 £1,000 +25.00% 4
Norfolk +18 1 £400 -33.33% 6
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 68 (46.26%) Finance
2 54 (36.73%) Oracle
3 26 (17.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 24 (16.33%) SAP
5 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
5 22 (14.97%) Manufacturing
5 22 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (14.29%) Project Management
6 21 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (13.61%) SQL
8 19 (12.93%) CRM
9 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
10 17 (11.56%) Data Management
11 16 (10.88%) Migration
11 16 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (10.88%) Oracle ERP
12 15 (10.20%) Retail
12 15 (10.20%) Data Migration
13 14 (9.52%) Data Quality
13 14 (9.52%) Scorecard
14 13 (8.84%) Dynamics AX
14 13 (8.84%) NetSuite
14 13 (8.84%) Change Management
14 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (8.84%) ETL
15 12 (8.16%) Hyperion
15 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
15 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (7.48%) Analytics
16 11 (7.48%) Visualisation

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 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.36%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (10.88%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (8.84%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (8.84%) NetSuite
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (4.76%) Infor M3
4 7 (4.76%) Oracle AGIS
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (3.40%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (3.40%) HFM
6 5 (3.40%) Magento
6 5 (3.40%) SAP ERP
7 4 (2.72%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (2.72%) Sage 200
8 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (2.04%) Sage X3
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (5.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (4.76%) OLAP
5 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.40%) Essbase
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.36%) MS Access
10 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.68%) MySQL
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) JIRA
2 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.36%) MorphX
2 2 (1.36%) Subversion
2 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) LSMW
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 68 (46.26%) Finance
2 22 (14.97%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.20%) Retail
4 9 (6.12%) General Ledger
5 8 (5.44%) Advertising
6 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (28.57%) Analyst
2 28 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 19 (12.93%) Business Analyst
3 19 (12.93%) Consultant
3 19 (12.93%) Developer
4 16 (10.88%) ERP Manager
5 15 (10.20%) ERP Project Manager
6 13 (8.84%) Data Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Financial Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Finance Business Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) IT Manager
8 9 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (6.12%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) ERP Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Finance Manager
11 6 (4.08%) Cloud Consultant
11 6 (4.08%) Finance Project Manager
11 6 (4.08%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (4.08%) .NET
3 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.04%) EDI
3 3 (2.04%) jQuery
3 3 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.36%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.36%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.36%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.36%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.68%) CAML
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) JMS
5 1 (0.68%) Kafka
5 1 (0.68%) Middleware
5 1 (0.68%) Node.js
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 7 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.04%) Life Science
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.36%) FMCG
5 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) PMI
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.36%) Linux
1 2 (1.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) CentOS
2 1 (0.68%) Fedora
2 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (14.29%) Project Management
3 19 (12.93%) CRM
4 17 (11.56%) Data Management
5 16 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.88%) Migration
6 15 (10.20%) Data Migration
7 14 (9.52%) Scorecard
8 13 (8.84%) Change Management
8 13 (8.84%) ETL
9 11 (7.48%) Analytics
9 11 (7.48%) Business Analysis
9 11 (7.48%) Visualisation
10 10 (6.80%) Data Governance
10 10 (6.80%) Logistics
10 10 (6.80%) Performance Management
10 10 (6.80%) Record to Report
10 10 (6.80%) Test Scripting
11 8 (5.44%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) SQL
2 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.72%) C#
4 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.36%) X++
6 1 (0.68%) C++
6 1 (0.68%) Java
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (2.72%) ISEB
2 3 (2.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.04%) PMP
3 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ACCA
4 1 (0.68%) CIMA
4 1 (0.68%) CSQA
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) MAPM
4 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.44%) PMO
3 5 (3.40%) QA
4 4 (2.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 54 (36.73%) Oracle
2 24 (16.33%) SAP
3 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.16%) Hyperion
5 8 (5.44%) Infor
6 7 (4.76%) Cognos
6 7 (4.76%) JD Edwards
6 7 (4.76%) Sage
7 6 (4.08%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.08%) Tableau
8 5 (3.40%) Remedy
9 4 (2.72%) Informatica
9 4 (2.72%) Teradata
10 3 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.36%) Anaplan
11 2 (1.36%) Embarcadero
12 1 (0.68%) Dell
12 1 (0.68%) Epicor
12 1 (0.68%) Lotus
12 1 (0.68%) Red Hat