Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 81 57
Rank change year-on-year +10 -24 +11
Contract jobs citing ERP 145 135 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.04% 2.87% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 3.39% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 84 112
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £280 £234 £325
90th Percentile £620 £688 £599
England median daily rate £489 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.61% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
East of England median hourly rate £27.50 £12.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.50% -18.70% -63.41%
England median hourly rate £34.00 £23.49 £20.00
% change year-on-year +44.74% +17.45% -33.33%

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 4,000 3,978 4,242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.00% 84.49% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,268 2,355 2,481
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £231 £233 £240
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 257 291
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £11.39 £12.00 £12.89
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.24 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.11% +4.19% +9.30%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +9 64 £475 +2.70% 20
Cambridgeshire +6 49 £421 +5.20% 8
Bedfordshire -4 13 £450 +7.78% 3
Essex -7 6 £250 -44.44% 4
Suffolk -13 5 £530 +6.00% 5
East Anglia -4 3 £1,000 +25.00%
Norfolk +11 1 £400 -33.33% 3
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 71 (48.97%) Finance
2 52 (35.86%) Oracle
3 30 (20.69%) Manufacturing
3 30 (20.69%) SAP
4 29 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 23 (15.86%) Project Management
6 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.41%) SQL
8 16 (11.03%) Retail
9 15 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (10.34%) CRM
9 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (9.66%) SQL Server
10 14 (9.66%) Data Quality
11 13 (8.97%) Oracle ERP
11 13 (8.97%) Change Management
11 13 (8.97%) NetSuite
12 12 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (7.59%) Data Management
13 11 (7.59%) Data Migration
13 11 (7.59%) JD Edwards
13 11 (7.59%) Migration
14 10 (6.90%) Oracle Assets
15 9 (6.21%) Record to Report
15 9 (6.21%) Scorecard
15 9 (6.21%) General Ledger
15 9 (6.21%) Business Analysis
15 9 (6.21%) Dynamics NAV

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 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.38%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.76%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.38%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (8.97%) NetSuite
2 13 (8.97%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (6.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle AGIS
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (4.14%) Magento
7 5 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (2.76%) Sage 200
8 4 (2.76%) Sage X3
8 4 (2.76%) SAP ERP
9 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (2.07%) HFM
9 3 (2.07%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (2.07%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (1.38%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (1.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Office 365
1 3 (2.07%) SaaS
2 2 (1.38%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.52%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (4.83%) MS Access
4 6 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.76%) Essbase
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.38%) MySQL
7 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.38%) OLAP
7 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) JIRA
2 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.69%) LSMW
4 1 (0.69%) MorphX
4 1 (0.69%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 71 (48.97%) Finance
2 30 (20.69%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.03%) Retail
4 9 (6.21%) General Ledger
5 8 (5.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (31.72%) Analyst
2 27 (18.62%) Project Manager
3 21 (14.48%) Consultant
4 16 (11.03%) Data Analyst
5 15 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.97%) Developer
7 12 (8.28%) ERP Manager
8 11 (7.59%) Financial Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) IT Manager
8 11 (7.59%) IT Project Manager
9 10 (6.90%) ERP Project Manager
10 9 (6.21%) ERP Consultant
10 9 (6.21%) Oracle Consultant
11 8 (5.52%) Finance Business Analyst
12 7 (4.83%) ERP Analyst
12 7 (4.83%) Finance Manager
13 6 (4.14%) Cloud Consultant
13 6 (4.14%) IT Analyst
14 5 (3.45%) IT Support
14 5 (3.45%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (6.21%) XML
3 8 (5.52%) .NET
4 5 (3.45%) REST
5 4 (2.76%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.07%) Node.js
6 3 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.38%) CSS
7 2 (1.38%) EDI
7 2 (1.38%) JMS
7 2 (1.38%) jQuery
7 2 (1.38%) Kafka
8 1 (0.69%) CAML
8 1 (0.69%) JSON
8 1 (0.69%) Middleware
8 1 (0.69%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.69%) SOAP
8 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (3.45%) LIMS
3 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.38%) FMCG
4 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.69%) NHS
5 1 (0.69%) PMI
5 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
5 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.07%) Linux
1 3 (2.07%) Windows
2 2 (1.38%) CentOS
2 2 (1.38%) Fedora
2 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.86%) Project Management
2 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (10.34%) CRM
2 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (8.97%) Change Management
4 12 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.59%) Data Management
5 11 (7.59%) Data Migration
5 11 (7.59%) Migration
6 9 (6.21%) Business Analysis
6 9 (6.21%) E-Commerce
6 9 (6.21%) ETL
6 9 (6.21%) Record to Report
6 9 (6.21%) Scorecard
7 8 (5.52%) Data Analysis
7 8 (5.52%) Logistics
7 8 (5.52%) Performance Management
7 8 (5.52%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.52%) Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (4.83%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.41%) SQL
2 6 (4.14%) Java
3 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.45%) VBA
4 4 (2.76%) C#
5 2 (1.38%) C++
5 2 (1.38%) PHP
5 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.45%) PMP
2 4 (2.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ACCA
4 1 (0.69%) CIMA
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.66%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.83%) PMO
3 3 (2.07%) QA
3 3 (2.07%) SLA
Vendors
1 52 (35.86%) Oracle
2 30 (20.69%) SAP
3 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.59%) JD Edwards
5 9 (6.21%) Sage
6 8 (5.52%) Hyperion
7 5 (3.45%) Cognos
7 5 (3.45%) Workday
8 4 (2.76%) Informatica
8 4 (2.76%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.76%) Remedy
8 4 (2.76%) Tableau
9 3 (2.07%) Embarcadero
9 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.07%) Teradata
10 2 (1.38%) Capita
10 2 (1.38%) Infor
10 2 (1.38%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.38%) webMethods
10 2 (1.38%) WSO2