Period
to 22 June 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 22 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 > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 77 46
Rank change year-on-year -41 -31 +34
Contract jobs citing ERP 31 54 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.01% 2.01% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.46% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 104
Manchester median daily rate £481 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -4.15% -21.75%
10th Percentile £302 £235 £273
90th Percentile £678 £638 £538
North West median daily rate £500 £356 £385
% change year-on-year +40.35% -7.47% -14.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £26.00 £47.33 £38.43
% change year-on-year -45.07% +23.16% -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 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 2,653 2,194 3,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.39% 81.71% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,727 1,325 1,812
Manchester median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 54 51
Manchester median hourly rate £19.09 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.73% +12.50% +24.14%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.80 £43.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -33.71% +7.69% +30.00%

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 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Manchester

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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 22 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
Salford - 1 £275 -
Stockport - 1 £338 - 1
Wigan - 1 £900 -
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ERP.

1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Manufacturing
3 7 (22.58%) CRM
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Advertising
5 5 (16.13%) BPCS
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 5 (16.13%) RPG
5 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) DB2
5 5 (16.13%) EDI
5 5 (16.13%) Infor
5 5 (16.13%) RPG IV
5 5 (16.13%) SDLC
5 5 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Sage
6 4 (12.90%) Retail
7 3 (9.68%) CIMA
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) ACCA
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) SAP ERP
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (6.45%) Sage 200
8 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
8 2 (6.45%) 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 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) BPCS
2 3 (9.68%) SAP ERP
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (6.45%) NetSuite
3 2 (6.45%) Sage 200
3 2 (6.45%) Sage X3
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (3.23%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (3.23%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.23%) FinancialForce
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Power BI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SilkTest
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.13%) Advertising
4 4 (12.90%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Functional Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Accountant
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.45%) ETL Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Infor Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (3.23%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ERP Implementation Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) EDI
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) CRM
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (16.13%) SDLC
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.45%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) RPG
1 5 (16.13%) RPG IV
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ACCA
1 3 (9.68%) CIMA
2 1 (3.23%) AAT
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Infor
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Sage
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.23%) Ariba
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com