Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Unit4 Business World skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 792 715 661
Rank change year-on-year -77 -54 -4
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 67 120 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.13% 1.59% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 152
England median daily rate £375 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.73% +4.71% -1.16%
10th Percentile £190 £266 £301
90th Percentile £525 £588 £587
UK median daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
England median hourly rate £17.50 £39.25 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.41% +116.55% -34.09%
10th Percentile £16.25 £18.40 £11.84
90th Percentile £18.75 £62.10 £132.38
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £39.25 £18.13
% change year-on-year -55.41% +116.55% -34.09%

Unit4 Business World is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,948 7,524 8,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.31% 8.32% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,519 4,521 4,934
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £663 £650 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 81 92
England median hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.48% +9.09% +8.79%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £63.13 £50.00 £97.80
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Unit4 Business World as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in England

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in England

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in England

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit4 Business World in England

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the England region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
London -46 27 £300 -29.41% 3
South West -9 11 £375 -14.77% 1
Midlands -26 11 £488 +5.41% 3
East of England -4 7 £242 -41.32% 6
West Midlands -5 6 £500 -21.57% 2
East Midlands -11 5 £375 -6.25%
North West -16 5 £500 -13.04%
North of England -29 5 £500 -18.37% 1
South East -7 4 £343 -23.89% 2
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 England region with a requirement for Unit4 Business World.

1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 22 (32.84%) ERP
3 12 (17.91%) SQL
3 12 (17.91%) Oracle
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
4 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (10.45%) Project Management
6 7 (10.45%) CRM
6 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (7.46%) SAP
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL
8 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.46%) Migration
8 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (5.97%) Reference Data
9 4 (5.97%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
9 4 (5.97%) Workday
9 4 (5.97%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Infographics
9 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (5.97%) WFM
9 4 (5.97%) Change Management
9 4 (5.97%) Data Management
9 4 (5.97%) Siebel

Unit4 Business World
Co-occurring 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 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.49%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.49%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.49%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) VoIP
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.49%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.49%) GIS
4 1 (1.49%) MS Access
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.49%) Power BI
4 1 (1.49%) QlikView
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) French Language
2 2 (2.99%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.94%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) ERP Manager
5 5 (7.46%) HR Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.97%) ERP Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Systems Manager
7 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) CRM Manager
7 3 (4.48%) CRM Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) DBA
7 3 (4.48%) Developer
7 3 (4.48%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.49%) AS400
4 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) ERP
2 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.45%) CRM
2 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (10.45%) Project Management
2 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL
3 5 (7.46%) Migration
3 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
4 4 (5.97%) Change Management
4 4 (5.97%) Data Management
4 4 (5.97%) ETL
4 4 (5.97%) Infographics
4 4 (5.97%) Software Delivery
4 4 (5.97%) WFM
5 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.48%) High Availability
5 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Java
2 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) Python
2 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) SAP
3 4 (5.97%) Siebel
3 4 (5.97%) Workday
4 2 (2.99%) BMC
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.99%) Remedy
4 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.49%) Capita
5 1 (1.49%) Civica
5 1 (1.49%) ESRI
5 1 (1.49%) Northgate
5 1 (1.49%) Talend