The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 89 84
Rank change year-on-year +34 -5  
Contract jobs citing ERP 27 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.24% 0.66% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 0.78% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 0
Median daily rate £650 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -25.49% -29.16%  

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1007 1158 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.71% 85.40% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 637 640
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.35% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Edinburgh

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Edinburgh

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ERP.

1 22 (73.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 21 (70.00%) Workflow
2 21 (70.00%) Finance
3 20 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (60.00%) SDLC
5 17 (56.67%) System Integration Testing
5 17 (56.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
5 17 (56.67%) Integration Testing
5 17 (56.67%) Regression Testing
6 16 (53.33%) Data Migration
6 16 (53.33%) Migration
7 13 (43.33%) Local Government
8 9 (30.00%) Validation
9 5 (16.67%) E-Procurement
9 5 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) Cognos
10 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.00%) Legal
11 3 (10.00%) General Ledger
11 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (6.67%) Degree
12 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
12 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
12 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 2 (6.67%) Case Management
13 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Local Government
3 3 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Consultant
2 19 (63.33%) Implementation Consultant
3 13 (43.33%) Business Consultant
4 8 (26.67%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Procurement Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) HR Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Payroll Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
9 1 (3.33%) IT Technical Manager
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) EPoS
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Workflow
2 20 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (60.00%) SDLC
4 17 (56.67%) Integration Testing
4 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
4 17 (56.67%) Regression Testing
4 17 (56.67%) System Integration Testing
4 17 (56.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (53.33%) Data Migration
5 16 (53.33%) Migration
6 9 (30.00%) Validation
7 5 (16.67%) E-Procurement
8 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Case Management
11 1 (3.33%) Business Process Improvement
11 1 (3.33%) Digital Transformation Strategy
11 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) APMP
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Cognos
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
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