Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 761 706 665
Rank change year-on-year -55 -41 +6
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 92 118 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.50% 1.66% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 72 167
England median daily rate £418 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.76% - -
10th Percentile £201 £300 £281
90th Percentile £536 £575 £580
UK median daily rate £418 £425 £435
% change year-on-year -1.76% -2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
England median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -27.03% -32.73%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.82 £13.68
90th Percentile £18.75 £56.70 £23.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -28.95% -30.91%

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 6,150 7,128 8,026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.50% 8.15% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,630 4,159 4,836
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £664 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 104 88
England median hourly rate £25.50 £29.69 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.11% +14.19% +15.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.42
90th Percentile £51.50 £57.85 £99.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -20.63% +14.55% +10.00%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -69 40 £350 -12.77% 5
Midlands -12 12 £498 +4.74% 4
North of England -19 11 £413 -13.16%
South East -28 11 £475 +18.75% 4
South West +3 10 £375 -21.05%
North West -14 10 £400 -14.67%
West Midlands -16 9 £500 -4.76% 3
East of England +15 8 £475 +18.75% 3
East Midlands -5 3 £410 -8.89% 1
North East -14 1 £500 -20.00%
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 56 (60.87%) Finance
2 41 (44.57%) ERP
3 25 (27.17%) SQL
4 20 (21.74%) Oracle
5 15 (16.30%) Project Management
5 15 (16.30%) SAP
6 13 (14.13%) CRM
7 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 12 (13.04%) NetSuite
8 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
8 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (11.96%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (9.78%) Advertising
11 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 8 (8.70%) JD Edwards
12 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (6.52%) Infor
13 6 (6.52%) FinancialForce
13 6 (6.52%) SAP HANA
13 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
13 6 (6.52%) Xero
13 6 (6.52%) IFS
13 6 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (6.52%) Change Management

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 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (13.04%) NetSuite
2 6 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (6.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (3.26%) Infor CRM
5 1 (1.09%) iTrent
5 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) FinancialForce
2 4 (4.35%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.17%) SaaS
5 1 (1.09%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) PaaS
5 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Intranet
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) SMS
2 2 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (1.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (6.52%) SAP HANA
3 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.09%) Power BI
General
1 56 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Advertising
3 4 (4.35%) French Language
3 4 (4.35%) German Language
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Czech Language
5 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.09%) Billing
6 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Business Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.04%) Consultant
4 9 (9.78%) ERP Manager
5 7 (7.61%) CRM Manager
5 7 (7.61%) CRM Project Manager
6 6 (6.52%) ERP Project Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Finance Manager
6 6 (6.52%) HR Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Finance Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Manager
8 4 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.35%) Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Project Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) Reference Data
2 4 (4.35%) Replication
2 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) AS400
4 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) ERP
2 15 (16.30%) Project Management
3 13 (14.13%) CRM
4 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
4 11 (11.96%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.52%) Change Management
8 5 (5.43%) Migration
8 5 (5.43%) Supplier Management
8 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (4.35%) Data Management
9 4 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.35%) ETL
9 4 (4.35%) Infographics
9 4 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.35%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) GDPR
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) SAP
3 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.70%) JD Edwards
5 6 (6.52%) Epicor
5 6 (6.52%) IFS
5 6 (6.52%) Infor
5 6 (6.52%) Sage
5 6 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.52%) Xero
6 4 (4.35%) Siebel
7 1 (1.09%) BMC
7 1 (1.09%) Concur
7 1 (1.09%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.09%) Workday