Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 36 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 +1
Contract jobs citing ERP 8 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.73% 4.49% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 5.34% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 9
Lancashire median daily rate £413 £375 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.63% +57.50%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £302
90th Percentile £570 £499 £500
North West median daily rate £500 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% -6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Lancashire median hourly rate £10.57 - £47.33
North West median hourly rate £10.57 £15.00 £47.33
% change year-on-year -29.53% -68.31% +149.11%

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 380 506 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.07% 84.05% 82.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 341 522
Lancashire median daily rate £423 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -16.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £274 £192 £280
90th Percentile £615 £563 £663
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 50 79
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +36.20%
10th Percentile £15.14 £11.20 £18.06
90th Percentile £53.00 £66.98 £47.76
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.85 £30.15
% change year-on-year +9.43% -24.23% +72.29%

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 12 December 2017.

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
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 12 December 2017. 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 - 4 - -
Burnley 0 1 £238 -
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Infor
4 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (12.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (12.50%) Infor LN
3 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) FinancialForce
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Source to Pay
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Infor
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Epicor
3 1 (12.50%) IFS
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Kaseya
3 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
3 1 (12.50%) Maconomy
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Xero