Period
to 15 January 2021

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 January 2021 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 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 519 664 806
Rank change year-on-year +145 +142 -73
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 10 62 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.093% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.48% 1.24% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 41 39
Median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £348 £400 £212
90th Percentile £600 £600 £620
UK median daily rate £425 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -15.00% +8.11% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.24 -
UK median hourly rate - £14.24 -

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 2,088 5,006 5,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.19% 7.50% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,338 3,106 3,594
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 69 75
Median hourly rate £50.00 £24.12 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.30% -19.60% +57.89%
10th Percentile £15.16 £14.40 £11.50
90th Percentile £62.03 £56.55 £66.50
Median hourly rate £45.50 £24.12 £31.00
% change year-on-year +88.64% -22.19% +37.78%

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England.

Daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in England

Unit4 Business World
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in England

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Unit4 Business World in England.

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 January 2021. 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
Midlands +56 4 £600 +9.09%
East Midlands - 3 £600 -
South East +124 2 £425 -5.56% 2
London +110 2 £325 -32.99% 1
East of England +64 1 - -
West Midlands +34 1 - -
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Local Government
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Azure
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Postman
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (20.00%) Local Government
3 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) TM1 Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCAB
1 1 (10.00%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos
1 1 (10.00%) IBM