Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 645 655
Rank change year-on-year -74 +10 -92
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 125 178 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.74% 2.35% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 105 144
England median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £315 £325
90th Percentile £613 £550 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £170.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £170.00 -

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 7,171 7,561 7,800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.74% 8.47% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,382 4,677 4,539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
10th Percentile £310 £305 £278
90th Percentile £650 £614 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 72 127
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.56 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -31.46% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.28 £5.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.79 £44.65 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.76 £34.36
% change year-on-year +3.40% -36.66% +15.48%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 59 £506 +24.62% 3
North of England +40 27 £563 +33.85% 1
North West +18 23 £563 +30.43% 1
South West +4 11 £440 -2.22% 3
East of England -6 11 £406 +6.91% 3
Midlands -12 9 £350 -28.21% 3
South East -30 7 £450 -7.69% 3
East Midlands -15 6 £300 -38.46%
North East +37 3 - -
West Midlands +14 3 £475 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 76 (60.80%) Finance
2 58 (46.40%) ERP
3 33 (26.40%) SQL
4 29 (23.20%) Migration
5 28 (22.40%) Data Migration
6 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (15.20%) Oracle
8 18 (14.40%) NetSuite
9 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
9 17 (13.60%) SAP
10 15 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
11 14 (11.20%) ITIL
11 14 (11.20%) PRINCE2
12 13 (10.40%) Dynamics NAV
13 12 (9.60%) Infor
13 12 (9.60%) ETL
13 12 (9.60%) Sage
13 12 (9.60%) Advertising
13 12 (9.60%) Programme Management
14 11 (8.80%) ITSM
14 11 (8.80%) Back Office
14 11 (8.80%) Project Management
15 10 (8.00%) Epicor
15 10 (8.00%) ETL Development
15 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
16 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (7.20%) JD Edwards
16 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (7.20%) Change Management

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 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (14.40%) NetSuite
2 15 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (10.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (6.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (3.20%) Infor CRM
6 4 (3.20%) Infor SunSystems
7 3 (2.40%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (2.40%) SAP Business One
8 2 (1.60%) Lawson
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.60%) thinkFolio
8 2 (1.60%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Dynamics 365
1 7 (5.60%) FinancialForce
2 4 (3.20%) Office 365
2 4 (3.20%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.60%) Taleo
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Intranet
2 1 (0.80%) AMQP
2 1 (0.80%) Firewall
2 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (5.60%) SAP HANA
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.60%) MS Access
6 2 (1.60%) QlikView
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.80%) GIS
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) JIRA
1 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 76 (60.80%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Advertising
3 11 (8.80%) Back Office
4 8 (6.40%) Local Government
5 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.40%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Marketing
6 3 (2.40%) Retail
7 2 (1.60%) Billing
7 2 (1.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (20.00%) Consultant
2 24 (19.20%) Analyst
3 15 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.60%) Programme Manager
5 11 (8.80%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Support Manager
9 7 (5.60%) HR Consultant
10 6 (4.80%) Business Consultant
10 6 (4.80%) Data Migration Specialist
10 6 (4.80%) ERP Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Finance Business Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) HR Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Migration Specialist
10 6 (4.80%) Payroll Consultant
10 6 (4.80%) Tester
10 6 (4.80%) Trainer
11 5 (4.00%) ERP Business Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) XML
2 4 (3.20%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) RESTful
4 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.80%) EDI
4 1 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.60%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.40%) ERP
2 29 (23.20%) Migration
3 28 (22.40%) Data Migration
4 14 (11.20%) ITIL
4 14 (11.20%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.60%) ETL
5 12 (9.60%) Programme Management
6 11 (8.80%) ITSM
6 11 (8.80%) Project Management
7 10 (8.00%) ETL Development
8 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.20%) Change Management
8 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.60%) CRM
10 7 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.80%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.00%) Time Management
12 5 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.40%) SQL
2 5 (4.00%) C
3 2 (1.60%) Java
3 2 (1.60%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.80%) C#
4 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.20%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) IIBA
4 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.60%) AAT
5 2 (1.60%) ACCA
5 2 (1.60%) CBAP
5 2 (1.60%) CIMA
6 1 (0.80%) ISEB
6 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) PMO
3 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.20%) Oracle
3 17 (13.60%) SAP
4 12 (9.60%) Infor
4 12 (9.60%) Sage
5 10 (8.00%) Epicor
6 9 (7.20%) JD Edwards
7 7 (5.60%) IFS
7 7 (5.60%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (5.60%) Xero
8 5 (4.00%) CODA
8 5 (4.00%) Workday
9 4 (3.20%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.60%) Baan
11 1 (0.80%) Capita
11 1 (0.80%) Concur
11 1 (0.80%) HP
11 1 (0.80%) Mercator
11 1 (0.80%) VMware