Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 705 636 638
Rank change year-on-year -69 +2 -52
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 137 229 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.84% 2.82% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 152 161
England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £273 £313 £325
90th Percentile £615 £580 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
England median hourly rate £39.25 £94.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.58% +244.55% -
10th Percentile £18.40 £31.98 £26.25
90th Percentile £62.10 £164.13 £28.75
UK median hourly rate £39.25 £94.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -58.58% +244.55% -

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 7452 8111 8492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.99% 8.33% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4498 4943 4924
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 91 119
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.93 £10.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £65.58 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%

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 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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 -53 72 £450 +5.88% 2
North of England +34 25 £613 +53.13% 2
North West -3 17 £594 +35.71% 2
Midlands +15 12 £450 -10.00%
South West -4 10 £470 +4.44% 1
North East +73 8 £625 +100.00%
South East -4 8 £438 -2.78% 1
East of England -18 8 £400 -2.44% 1
East Midlands -6 6 £221 -55.90%
West Midlands +30 5 £638 +59.38%
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 69 (50.36%) Finance
2 58 (42.34%) ERP
3 32 (23.36%) SQL
4 27 (19.71%) Migration
4 27 (19.71%) SQL Server
5 23 (16.79%) Data Migration
6 17 (12.41%) ITIL
7 14 (10.22%) PRINCE2
7 14 (10.22%) Oracle
8 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
8 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (8.76%) Security Cleared
9 12 (8.76%) Local Government
9 12 (8.76%) Back Office
9 12 (8.76%) Programme Management
9 12 (8.76%) ETL
9 12 (8.76%) SAP
10 11 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.03%) ITSM
11 10 (7.30%) Advertising
11 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (7.30%) ETL Development
12 9 (6.57%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
12 9 (6.57%) Change Management
12 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (6.57%) SharePoint
13 8 (5.84%) Windows

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 9 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.38%) IIS
4 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.92%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.46%) Confluence
7 1 (0.73%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.19%) Stata
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) NetSuite
2 6 (4.38%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.19%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (2.19%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.46%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.46%) Lawson
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.46%) thinkFolio
4 2 (1.46%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.73%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.73%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Taleo
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) VoIP
2 4 (2.92%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (2.92%) Skype
3 1 (0.73%) AMQP
3 1 (0.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.84%) EDRMS
3 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.65%) MS Access
6 4 (2.92%) QlikView
6 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.73%) GIS
7 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) JIRA
1 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 69 (50.36%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Back Office
2 12 (8.76%) Local Government
3 10 (7.30%) Advertising
4 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.65%) Marketing
6 4 (2.92%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.92%) Legal
7 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.19%) Retail
8 2 (1.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) French Language
9 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.36%) Consultant
2 28 (20.44%) Analyst
3 17 (12.41%) Developer
4 13 (9.49%) Programme Manager
5 12 (8.76%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.57%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.84%) Support Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Business Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (5.11%) Payroll Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Data Migration Specialist
9 6 (4.38%) ERP Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) ERP Manager
9 6 (4.38%) HR Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Migration Specialist
9 6 (4.38%) Tester
9 6 (4.38%) Trainer
10 5 (3.65%) ERP Business Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) HR Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) Web Services
2 2 (1.46%) RESTful
2 2 (1.46%) XML
3 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.73%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.92%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.46%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.73%) FMCG
6 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Windows
1 8 (5.84%) Windows Server
1 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.34%) ERP
2 27 (19.71%) Migration
3 23 (16.79%) Data Migration
4 17 (12.41%) ITIL
5 14 (10.22%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.76%) ETL
6 12 (8.76%) Programme Management
7 11 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.03%) ITSM
8 10 (7.30%) ETL Development
8 10 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.57%) Change Management
9 9 (6.57%) Test Scripting
10 8 (5.84%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.84%) Project Management
11 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.65%) Document Management
12 5 (3.65%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (3.65%) Workflow
13 4 (2.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.36%) SQL
2 3 (2.19%) VB
3 2 (1.46%) Java
3 2 (1.46%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.73%) C
4 1 (0.73%) C#
4 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.92%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.19%) IIBA
4 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.46%) AAT
5 2 (1.46%) ACCA
5 2 (1.46%) CBAP
5 2 (1.46%) CIMA
5 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) Degree
6 1 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.65%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) PMO
4 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (10.22%) Oracle
2 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.76%) SAP
4 6 (4.38%) Workday
5 5 (3.65%) CODA
5 5 (3.65%) HP
5 5 (3.65%) Infor
5 5 (3.65%) Sage
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco
6 4 (2.92%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.92%) Mitel
6 4 (2.92%) NetApp
6 4 (2.92%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.19%) Epicor
8 2 (1.46%) Baan
8 2 (1.46%) BT
8 2 (1.46%) Northgate
9 1 (0.73%) Citrix
9 1 (0.73%) Mercator
9 1 (0.73%) VMware