Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 46 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -22
Contract jobs citing ERP 16 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.64% 1.48% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.69% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Lancashire median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £315 £228 £275
90th Percentile £488 £382 £397
North West median daily rate £500 £356 £385
% change year-on-year +40.35% -7.47% -14.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Lancashire median hourly rate £26.00 £48.67 £47.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.57% +2.82% +2.69%
North West median hourly rate £26.00 £48.67 £38.43
% change year-on-year -46.57% +26.63% -16.62%

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 533 473 695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 88.10% 87.76% 77.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 252 433
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% +3.31%
10th Percentile £254 £300 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 67 85
Lancashire median hourly rate £36.13 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +13.33% +19.43%
10th Percentile £14.32 £18.70 £14.12
90th Percentile £66.21 £53.00 £52.30
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -31.76% +4.62% +30.00%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +26 12 £375 +25.00% 1
Accrington - 1 £295 -
Chorley - 1 - - 2
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 7 (43.75%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) IFS
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Infor
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) BPR
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (12.50%) NetSuite
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (6.25%) French Language
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (12.50%) NetSuite
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) FinancialForce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) HR Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) HR Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Finance Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) BPR
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) PLM
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) IFS
3 2 (12.50%) Infor
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) Epicor
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Xero