Period
to 24 September 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 24 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 75 54
Rank change year-on-year -47 -21 +21
Contract jobs citing ERP 34 60 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.08% 2.08% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.52% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 92
Manchester median daily rate £363 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £254 £262 £289
90th Percentile £575 £603 £513
North West median daily rate £406 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -4.41% +9.68% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £15.00
North West median hourly rate £6.00 £10.57 £16.00
% change year-on-year -43.24% -33.94% -35.50%

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 2,605 2,377 3,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.78% 82.48% 84.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,661 1,460 1,860
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 61
Manchester median hourly rate £19.40 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.08% +18.75% -8.57%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.63 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.90 £41.50
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -26.67% +39.53% -27.63%

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 24 September 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 24 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
Wigan 0 2 £290 -27.59% 1
Bolton +1 1 £308 +36.67% 1
Salford - 1 £275 -
Stockport - 1 £338 -
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ERP.

1 10 (29.41%) CRM
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 7 (20.59%) Advertising
4 7 (20.59%) SaaS
5 6 (17.65%) Sage
6 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 5 (14.71%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (8.82%) SAP
8 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.82%) Sage 200
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.82%) Power BI
8 3 (8.82%) Sage X3
9 2 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
9 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark

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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Sage 200
1 3 (8.82%) Sage X3
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (8.82%) Power BI
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Advertising
3 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) ERP Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Accountant
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) ETL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Accountant
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 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Life Science
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) CRM
2 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 5 (14.71%) Creative Thinking
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (2.94%) Business Process Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Order to Cash
7 1 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.94%) Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ACCA
2 2 (5.88%) CIMA
3 1 (2.94%) AAT
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Sage
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Epicor
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft