Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 741 641 701
Rank change year-on-year -100 +60 -103
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 109 162 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 2.26% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 94 142
England median daily rate £475 £422 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.69% -8.86% +2.78%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £615 £538 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
England median hourly rate £17.50 £12.20 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.50% -40.51% -
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.40 £16.61
90th Percentile £18.75 £12.99 £23.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £12.20 £22.50
% change year-on-year +43.50% -45.80% -

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 6,459 7,173 7,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.97% 8.36% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,856 4,279 4,610
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £308 £290
90th Percentile £653 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 92 96
England median hourly rate £23.50 £31.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.19% -4.62% +60.49%
10th Percentile £9.77 £10.14 £13.38
90th Percentile £61.05 £57.95 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £31.48 £34.36
% change year-on-year -20.57% -8.38% +59.79%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -42 47 £450 +12.50% 6
North of England -2 27 £463 +7.25% 3
North West -8 24 £425 -9.33% 3
South West +6 10 £500 +17.65% 2
East of England -8 9 £475 +18.75%
South East -38 9 £469 +12.28% 3
Midlands -17 7 £495 +4.21% 3
West Midlands -15 4 £495 +1.54% 3
East Midlands -23 3 £400 -15.79%
North East +16 2 £500 +60.00%
Yorkshire -10 1 - -
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 (69.72%) Finance
2 63 (57.80%) ERP
3 27 (24.77%) SQL
4 22 (20.18%) Project Management
4 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.18%) NetSuite
5 20 (18.35%) Oracle
6 18 (16.51%) SAP
6 18 (16.51%) CRM
7 16 (14.68%) Migration
7 16 (14.68%) Dynamics AX
8 15 (13.76%) Programme Management
8 15 (13.76%) PRINCE2
8 15 (13.76%) Data Migration
9 14 (12.84%) JD Edwards
9 14 (12.84%) ITIL
9 14 (12.84%) Advertising
9 14 (12.84%) Dynamics NAV
10 12 (11.01%) Business Analysis
10 12 (11.01%) ITSM
10 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (11.01%) Sage
10 12 (11.01%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (11.01%) Epicor
10 12 (11.01%) Infor
10 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (11.01%) SAP HANA
10 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
10 12 (11.01%) FinancialForce

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 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (6.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (6.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (20.18%) NetSuite
2 16 (14.68%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (12.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (6.42%) Infor CRM
6 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (1.83%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.92%) iTrent
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.92%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) FinancialForce
2 7 (6.42%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (6.42%) Office 365
2 7 (6.42%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Intranet
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) Skype
3 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (11.01%) SAP HANA
2 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.92%) GIS
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 76 (69.72%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Advertising
3 11 (10.09%) Back Office
4 8 (7.34%) Local Government
5 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.67%) Marketing
7 2 (1.83%) Billing
7 2 (1.83%) Czech Language
7 2 (1.83%) French Language
7 2 (1.83%) German Language
8 1 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Analyst
2 23 (21.10%) Consultant
3 20 (18.35%) Project Manager
4 16 (14.68%) Business Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) Programme Manager
6 11 (10.09%) ERP Manager
7 9 (8.26%) Support Manager
8 8 (7.34%) Transformation Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Business Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) CRM Manager
9 7 (6.42%) CRM Project Manager
9 7 (6.42%) ERP Project Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Transformation Programme Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Finance Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Business Finance Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Finance Business Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Finance Systems Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) HR Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) XML
2 1 (0.92%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.92%) AS400
5 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (57.80%) ERP
2 22 (20.18%) Project Management
3 18 (16.51%) CRM
4 16 (14.68%) Migration
5 15 (13.76%) Data Migration
5 15 (13.76%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.76%) Programme Management
6 14 (12.84%) ITIL
7 12 (11.01%) Business Analysis
7 12 (11.01%) ITSM
8 10 (9.17%) Change Management
9 9 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (6.42%) Document Management
11 7 (6.42%) Logistics
11 7 (6.42%) Use Case
11 7 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.50%) SDLC
12 6 (5.50%) Waterfall
13 5 (4.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) C
3 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) GDPR
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.92%) PMO
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) Oracle
3 18 (16.51%) SAP
4 14 (12.84%) JD Edwards
5 12 (11.01%) Epicor
5 12 (11.01%) IFS
5 12 (11.01%) Infor
5 12 (11.01%) Sage
5 12 (11.01%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (11.01%) Xero
6 2 (1.83%) CODA
6 2 (1.83%) Concur
7 1 (0.92%) Capita
7 1 (0.92%) Workday