The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Unit4 Business World skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 101 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.29% 2.84% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £525 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.53% +10.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.50 -

Unit4 Business World is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 131 176 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.89% 9.81% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 95 86
Median daily rate £450 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in Manchester

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in Manchester

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in Manchester

Unit4 Business World
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Unit4 Business World.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Programme Management
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Electronics
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) General Ledger

Unit4 Business World
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Report Writer
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) HR Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP