Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 July 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 52 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing ERP 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.63% 1.42% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.74% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 12
Merseyside median daily rate £500 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -18.75% +19.40%
10th Percentile £355 £175 £366
90th Percentile £645 £360 £495
North West median daily rate £350 £380 £440
% change year-on-year -7.89% -13.64% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £28.95 £27.22 £46.09
% change year-on-year +6.38% -40.95% +142.58%

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 533 517 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 83.54% 81.55% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 312 281
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £263 £251 £210
90th Percentile £550 £519 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.18 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.94% -63.61% +187.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.70 £50.83
90th Percentile £25.21 £26.85 £52.50
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Merseyside over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Liverpool -2 3 £650 +100.00%
Birkenhead - 1 £350 -
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ERP.

1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (25.00%) Personalization
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JDE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Personalization
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards