Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 February 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 47 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing ERP 12 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.70% 2.96% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 3.42% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Lancashire median daily rate £388 £400 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -14.89% +29.66%
10th Percentile £354 £325 £247
90th Percentile £559 £488 £494
North West median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Lancashire median hourly rate £26.00 £50.00 £47.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +5.64% +2.69%
North West median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £47.33
% change year-on-year +26.83% -56.69% -29.36%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 395 497 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 88.76% 86.43% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 351 473
Lancashire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £257
90th Percentile £588 £575 £638
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 61 92
Lancashire median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +10.39% +18.46%
10th Percentile £14.70 £19.00 £21.95
90th Percentile £63.00 £53.00 £49.50
North West median hourly rate £24.56 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -10.69% -15.38% +59.74%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Preston +14 9 £375 -6.25% 2
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 6 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) BPR
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (16.67%) Infor
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) NetSuite
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (16.67%) NetSuite
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) FinancialForce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) HR Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) BPR
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) PLM
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Infor
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) CA
4 1 (8.33%) Epicor
4 1 (8.33%) IFS
4 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (8.33%) Xero