Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 19 April 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 58 65
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -23
Contract jobs citing ERP 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.04% 1.21% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.41% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Kent median daily rate £350 £600 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +106.90% -
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £80.73 £35.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +127.41% +29.09% +175.00%

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 372 496 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 77.66% 85.96% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 350 429
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £263 £201 £181
90th Percentile £629 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £433 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.22% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 20
Kent median hourly rate £39.81 £27.38 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.38% +16.51% +54.10%
10th Percentile £16.98 £10.14 £12.17
90th Percentile £47.75 £29.92 £175.00
South East median hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £26.60
% change year-on-year -5.56% -15.41% +23.43%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Kent

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Kent

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ERP 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 Kent region with a requirement for ERP.

1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley