Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 724 651
Rank change year-on-year -93 -73 +9
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 60 136 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.00% 1.77% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 89 142
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £212 £275 £313
90th Percentile £620 £615 £573
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
England median hourly rate - £39.25 £170.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.91% -
UK median hourly rate - £39.25 £170.00
% change year-on-year - -76.91% -

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 6,002 7,668 8,096
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.30% 8.07% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,581 4,721 4,958
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 72 87
England median hourly rate £29.75 £20.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.37% -33.06% +6.90%
10th Percentile £11.48 £10.55 £9.10
90th Percentile £69.78 £60.54 £99.00
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -22.58% +3.33%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 30 £450 - 7
South West -33 8 £375 -14.77% 1
East of England -6 7 £513 +32.26% 2
East Midlands +5 6 £500 +126.76%
Midlands -19 6 £500 +11.11% 2
South East -18 5 £213 -52.78% 6
North West -22 2 £430 -26.81%
North of England -38 2 £430 -26.81% 1
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 45 (75.00%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) ERP
3 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 7 (11.67%) SQL
4 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (10.00%) Workday
6 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.33%) Workflow
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) NetSuite
7 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Logistics
7 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (6.67%) User Stories
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) NetSuite
2 2 (3.33%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (3.33%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (3.33%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.67%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.67%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Boomi
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.33%) iPaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) FinancialForce
3 1 (1.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.67%) GIS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) QlikView
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 45 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Billing
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Consultant
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Architect
4 10 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Accountant
8 3 (5.00%) Developer
8 3 (5.00%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Accountant
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.33%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) ERP
2 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.67%) Change Management
3 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 5 (8.33%) Project Management
5 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 5 (8.33%) Workflow
6 4 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.67%) CRM
6 4 (6.67%) ITIL
6 4 (6.67%) Logistics
6 4 (6.67%) OO
6 4 (6.67%) SOLID
6 4 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) Python
2 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
1 6 (10.00%) Workday
2 3 (5.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (5.00%) Northgate
2 3 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) Citrix
3 2 (3.33%) CODA
3 2 (3.33%) Dell
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) BMC
4 1 (1.67%) Capita
4 1 (1.67%) Civica
4 1 (1.67%) Epicor
4 1 (1.67%) ESRI
4 1 (1.67%) Remedy
4 1 (1.67%) Sage
4 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.67%) Talend