Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 9 December 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 > Manchester
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 85 76
Rank change year-on-year -34 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing ERP 34 55 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.07% 1.90% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.29% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 59
Manchester median daily rate £349 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% - +0.56%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £286
90th Percentile £900 £638 £589
North West median daily rate £450 £500 £406
% change year-on-year -10.00% +23.08% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £15.00
North West median hourly rate £36.75 £10.57 £15.00
% change year-on-year +247.68% -29.53% -68.31%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,603 2,397 2,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.91% 82.83% 85.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,664 1,555 1,853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £257
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 85 66
Manchester median hourly rate £18.59 £19.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.68% +28.93% -20.39%
10th Percentile £12.73 £11.75 £11.13
90th Percentile £34.13 £45.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £22.22 £28.00 £21.02
% change year-on-year -20.66% +33.19% -29.26%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Manchester

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Manchester

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Manchester over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Manchester

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Manchester

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Wigan +3 3 £290 -27.59% 1
Bolton -1 2 £379 +1.00% 2
Salford - 1 £275 - 2
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ERP.

1 13 (38.24%) CRM
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 8 (23.53%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) SAP
4 7 (20.59%) SaaS
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 5 (14.71%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.76%) Retail
7 4 (11.76%) Billing
7 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Sage
7 4 (11.76%) Advertising
8 3 (8.82%) Service Management
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) SAS
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.82%) Data Management

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (8.82%) SAS
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.88%) Elite 3E
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (5.88%) Sage 200
1 2 (5.88%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) SaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.88%) Power BI
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.76%) Advertising
3 4 (11.76%) Billing
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 2 (5.88%) Law
6 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) ERP Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Architect
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) HTML5
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) CRM
2 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Creative Thinking
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Data Management
6 3 (8.82%) Document Management
6 3 (8.82%) Financial Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) KYC
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Management
6 3 (8.82%) People Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C#
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ACCA
2 1 (2.94%) CIMA
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Sage
5 2 (5.88%) Epicor
5 2 (5.88%) Intapp
5 2 (5.88%) Reuters
6 1 (2.94%) Ariba
6 1 (2.94%) hybris