Period
to 19 November 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 691 814 725
Rank change year-on-year +123 -89 -71
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 70 53 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.056% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.24% 0.88% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 89
England median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £347 £195 £273
90th Percentile £589 £600 £615
UK median daily rate £500 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
England median hourly rate £14.24 - £39.25
10th Percentile £13.12 - £18.40
90th Percentile £15.36 - £62.10
UK median hourly rate £14.24 - £39.25

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 5,651 6,008 7,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.39% 6.36% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,405 3,583 4,680
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £669 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 82 75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -11.29%
10th Percentile £13.33 £11.70 £11.93
90th Percentile £63.75 £69.53 £65.58
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +5.83% +1.69% -5.52%

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 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +76 27 £525 +58.49% 7
South East +60 17 £450 +31.39%
Midlands +51 9 £525 +5.00%
West Midlands +43 9 £525 -
East of England +33 6 £450 -5.26% 3
South West -8 6 £500 +29.03% 3
North of England +38 5 £525 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £433 - 1
North West +4 1 £550 +10.00% 1
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 46 (65.71%) Finance
2 19 (27.14%) ERP
3 18 (25.71%) SQL
4 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
5 15 (21.43%) Oracle
6 14 (20.00%) CRM
6 14 (20.00%) Workflow
6 14 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (17.14%) Project Management
8 11 (15.71%) ITIL
9 10 (14.29%) SAP
9 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.86%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (12.86%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (11.43%) .NET
12 7 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
12 7 (10.00%) Middleware
12 7 (10.00%) Migration
12 7 (10.00%) Scrum
12 7 (10.00%) Change Management
12 7 (10.00%) Data Architecture
13 6 (8.57%) Data Migration
13 6 (8.57%) Data Integration
13 6 (8.57%) Azure
13 6 (8.57%) ITIL V3
13 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (8.57%) QlikView

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 6 (8.57%) WebLogic
1 6 (8.57%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (8.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.86%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.43%) ContrOCC
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.43%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (8.57%) Azure
2 6 (8.57%) Boomi
2 6 (8.57%) Power Platform
3 2 (2.86%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.57%) Power BI
2 6 (8.57%) QlikView
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (65.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Front Office
2 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) General Ledger
3 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Billing
5 2 (2.86%) Local Government
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Analyst
2 9 (12.86%) Consultant
2 9 (12.86%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Architect
3 8 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Integration Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Accountant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.29%) ERP Manager
7 3 (4.29%) ERP Project Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Finance Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Assurance Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) IT Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) Middleware
3 6 (8.57%) J2EE
3 6 (8.57%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (1.43%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Reinsurance
2 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) FMCG
3 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) ERP
2 14 (20.00%) CRM
2 14 (20.00%) Workflow
3 12 (17.14%) Project Management
4 11 (15.71%) ITIL
5 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.86%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (10.00%) Change Management
6 7 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.00%) Migration
6 7 (10.00%) Scrum
7 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.57%) Data Integration
7 6 (8.57%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.57%) ETL
7 6 (8.57%) ITIL V3
7 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) Java
2 6 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (4.29%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) ACCA
1 4 (5.71%) CIMA
2 3 (4.29%) AAT
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) Oracle
3 10 (14.29%) SAP
4 6 (8.57%) CODA
4 6 (8.57%) Dell
4 6 (8.57%) Sparx
5 2 (2.86%) Civica
5 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.86%) Sage
6 1 (1.43%) Liquidlogic
6 1 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.43%) Workday