Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 59 49
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 +8
Contract jobs citing ERP 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.82% 1.12% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.37% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Kent median daily rate £350 £600 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +172.73% -
10th Percentile £331 £520 £185
90th Percentile £559 £650 £351
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +205.56% +80.00% -28.57%

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 370 438 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.09% 82.02% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 318 344
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.50% +13.33%
10th Percentile £226 £205 £191
90th Percentile £571 £566 £575
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 8
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 £25.69 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.84% -15.77% +56.41%
10th Percentile £11.85 £13.00 £15.63
90th Percentile £49.35 £46.00 £110.55
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% -10.87% +2.22%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Kent over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Rochester - 3 £548 - 1
Dartford -1 1 - - 1
ERP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) OLAP
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
2 1 (12.50%) Sage BI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) OLAP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
1 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Sage 200 Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Sage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) ETL Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sage