Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 87
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +26
Contract jobs citing ERP 131 118 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.54% 2.42% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.97% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 74 89
East of England median daily rate £450 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +7.65% -
10th Percentile £268 £313 £288
90th Percentile £669 £634 £575
England median daily rate £463 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 17
East of England median hourly rate £23.50 £31.19 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.65% -8.27% +112.50%
10th Percentile £21.75 £25.29 £13.30
90th Percentile £25.25 £35.13 £40.80
England median hourly rate £20.25 £35.50 £33.64
% change year-on-year -42.96% +5.53% +49.51%

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 4265 3967 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.39% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2302 2704
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -16 47 £425 -13.92% 11
Hertfordshire +9 42 £500 +11.11% 15
Essex -4 20 £450 +12.50% 2
Bedfordshire -13 16 £533 +18.33% 1
Suffolk +11 4 £393 -23.41% 2
East Anglia - 1 £800 -
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 of England region with a requirement for ERP.

1 45 (34.35%) Finance
2 43 (32.82%) Oracle
3 30 (22.90%) SAP
4 24 (18.32%) Migration
5 22 (16.79%) Project Management
6 20 (15.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 18 (13.74%) SQL
8 17 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (11.45%) Data Migration
9 15 (11.45%) ITIL
10 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
10 14 (10.69%) Change Management
10 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
11 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
13 11 (8.40%) Dynamics AX
13 11 (8.40%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (8.40%) Procure-to-Pay
14 10 (7.63%) SAP FSCM
14 10 (7.63%) SAP MM
14 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (7.63%) NetSuite
14 10 (7.63%) Data Cleansing
15 9 (6.87%) Test Scripting
15 9 (6.87%) Retail
15 9 (6.87%) CRM
15 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (6.11%) PMO
16 8 (6.11%) Analytics

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 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) Apache
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.53%) CMS
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) Drupal
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Dynamics AX
1 11 (8.40%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (7.63%) NetSuite
2 10 (7.63%) SAP FSCM
2 10 (7.63%) SAP MM
3 7 (5.34%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (3.82%) SAP ERP
6 3 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.53%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.53%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.53%) SAP PP
7 2 (1.53%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.76%) GitHub
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) HTTP
2 3 (2.29%) SMS
3 2 (1.53%) Skype
4 1 (0.76%) FTP
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.82%) MS Access
1 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.53%) Power BI
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MorphX
1 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.29%) JIRA
3 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.76%) JMeter
4 1 (0.76%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 45 (34.35%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.87%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Advertising
4 4 (3.05%) Billing
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (28.24%) Analyst
2 18 (13.74%) Business Analyst
3 17 (12.98%) Developer
4 13 (9.92%) ERP Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) ERP Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.16%) SAP Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Consultant
7 9 (6.87%) ERP Business Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) SAP Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.11%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) ERP Consultant
10 5 (3.82%) NetSuite Consultant
10 5 (3.82%) Oracle Business Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Services Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.05%) ERP Developer
11 4 (3.05%) NetSuite Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (6.11%) .NET
2 8 (6.11%) Middleware
3 7 (5.34%) CSS
3 7 (5.34%) HTML
4 6 (4.58%) jQuery
5 4 (3.05%) Ajax
5 4 (3.05%) CSS3
5 4 (3.05%) Dojo
5 4 (3.05%) EDI
5 4 (3.05%) HTML5
5 4 (3.05%) JSON
5 4 (3.05%) XML
6 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.76%) SOAP
7 1 (0.76%) WCF
7 1 (0.76%) Web Services
7 1 (0.76%) WPF
7 1 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.82%) Life Science
3 4 (3.05%) Social Media
4 3 (2.29%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) FMCG
6 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.29%) Windows
2 2 (1.53%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) Migration
2 22 (16.79%) Project Management
3 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.45%) Data Migration
4 15 (11.45%) ITIL
5 14 (10.69%) Change Management
6 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.40%) Procure-to-Pay
8 10 (7.63%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.87%) CRM
9 9 (6.87%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.11%) Analytics
11 7 (5.34%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.58%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.58%) Transition Management
13 5 (3.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 5 (3.82%) Data Management
13 5 (3.82%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.74%) SQL
2 6 (4.58%) C#
2 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.05%) X++
4 3 (2.29%) C
5 2 (1.53%) RPG
5 2 (1.53%) VBA
6 1 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.82%) ACCA
1 5 (3.82%) CIMA
2 4 (3.05%) Degree
3 3 (2.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.29%) PMP
4 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.76%) HNC
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) PMO
2 6 (4.58%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (32.82%) Oracle
2 30 (22.90%) SAP
3 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.34%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.29%) Sage
6 2 (1.53%) iManage
6 2 (1.53%) Nintex
6 2 (1.53%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.76%) Borland
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix
7 1 (0.76%) CODA
7 1 (0.76%) Google
7 1 (0.76%) Infor
7 1 (0.76%) QAD
7 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.76%) Tableau
7 1 (0.76%) Twitter
7 1 (0.76%) webMethods