The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 26 47
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21  
Contract jobs citing ERP 23 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.69% 5.00% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 6.35% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 14
Median daily rate £525 £425 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% -1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -25.49% -29.16%  

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 505 520 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 80.93% 78.79% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 272 361
Median daily rate £425 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 59
Median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Hertfordshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ERP in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Hertfordshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Hertfordshire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Hertfordshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +6 12 £525 +35.48%
Hatfield -7 4 - - 3
Royston - 2 £250 -
Welwyn Garden City +5 1 £600 -
ERP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ERP 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
1 16 (43.24%) Change Management
2 15 (40.54%) Project Management
2 15 (40.54%) SAP
3 11 (29.73%) Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (21.62%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (18.92%) Change Control
5 7 (18.92%) QMS
5 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Degree
5 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (16.22%) Line Management
6 6 (16.22%) Contingency Planning
6 6 (16.22%) PMO
7 5 (13.51%) Order to Cash
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (10.81%) JD Edwards
8 4 (10.81%) .NET
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.81%) Java
8 4 (10.81%) SQL
8 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (8.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (8.11%) SAP SD
3 2 (5.41%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (5.41%) NetSuite
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.70%) SAP MDG
4 1 (2.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) MS Access
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Project Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Data Migration Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) ERP Manager
5 3 (8.11%) ERP Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) SOA Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.41%) SAP Manager
6 2 (5.41%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) JMS
3 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 3 (8.11%) SOAP
3 3 (8.11%) WSDL
3 3 (8.11%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) XSD
3 3 (8.11%) XSLT
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Change Management
2 15 (40.54%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Change Control
5 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.92%) QMS
5 7 (18.92%) Quality Management
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Contingency Planning
6 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
6 6 (16.22%) Line Management
7 5 (13.51%) Order to Cash
8 4 (10.81%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
9 3 (8.11%) BPEL
9 3 (8.11%) E-business
9 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) ACCA
3 2 (5.41%) CIMA
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
2 15 (40.54%) SAP
3 4 (10.81%) JD Edwards
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) BMC
6 1 (2.70%) Borland
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) iManage
6 1 (2.70%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com