Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 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
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 +7
Contract jobs citing ERP 22 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.31% 3.21% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 3.94% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 4
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +28.71%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £331
90th Percentile £515 £600 £588
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £525
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £47.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year - +82.69% +26.83%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 431 406 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.51% 81.36% 87.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 266 261
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £421 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +5.31% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £405
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 11 14
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +42.31% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.41 £10.70
90th Percentile £24.05 £24.00 £18.87
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £23.65 £21.78
% change year-on-year +3.59% +8.59% +1.20%

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 19 January 2020.

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 19 January 2020. 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 -7 15 £450 -14.29% 10
Birkenhead - 5 £425 - 1
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ERP.

1 8 (36.36%) SAP
1 8 (36.36%) Azure
1 8 (36.36%) MuleSoft
1 8 (36.36%) Anypoint
1 8 (36.36%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) JUnit
3 6 (27.27%) Confluence
3 6 (27.27%) JIRA
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket Server
3 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 6 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 5 (22.73%) Mule
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Sage
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) Anypoint
2 6 (27.27%) Confluence
3 5 (22.73%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.55%) Sage 1000
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Azure
1 8 (36.36%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (9.09%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Power BI
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket Server
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
1 6 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 8 (36.36%) MuleSoft Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) BPR
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.55%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C++
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) MuleSoft
1 8 (36.36%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) IFS