The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Epicor products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Epicor over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Epicor Software Corporation.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Epicor
UK / England
Rank 558 602 594
Rank change year-on-year +44 -8  
Contract jobs citing Epicor 25 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.060% 0.031% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.070% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Median daily rate £375 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £356 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year +4.16% -0.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Epicor is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18337 21302 21687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.87% 43.60% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11399 13076 12501
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 916
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.71 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Epicor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Epicor as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Epicor in England

Epicor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Epicor in England

Epicor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Epicor in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Epicor in England

Epicor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Epicor in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Epicor in England

Epicor
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Epicor within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 12 £365 - 1
South West - 5 £450 - 2
South East +26 3 £400 +11.11% 1
London +23 3 - - 11
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Epicor
UK

Epicor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Epicor 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 England region with a requirement for Epicor.

1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) CRM
4 20 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 20 (44.44%) DNS
4 20 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (42.22%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) ITIL
5 19 (42.22%) VMware
6 18 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (40.00%) Avaya
6 18 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (37.78%) IIS
8 16 (35.56%) ERP
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (22.22%) Advertising
11 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
12 5 (11.11%) SLA
13 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.89%) Sage
13 4 (8.89%) SAP
13 4 (8.89%) ITSM
13 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
13 4 (8.89%) Disclosure Scotland
14 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (6.67%) NetSuite

Epicor
Top Related IT Skills in 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 20 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
1 20 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 17 (37.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (2.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (2.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.22%) Odoo
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.22%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Advertising
3 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 9 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Operations Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Data Migration Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) ERP Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.22%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
1 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
1 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
1 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
1 1 (2.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) CRM
2 19 (42.22%) ITIL
3 16 (35.56%) ERP
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.89%) ITSM
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.22%) Business Development
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Document Management
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.22%) UML
7 1 (2.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ACCA
3 1 (2.22%) CIMA
3 1 (2.22%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 18 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 18 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Avaya
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Sage
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.22%) Brocade
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Maconomy
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
London
Washington Frank
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