Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 January 2021 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 66 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -16
Contract jobs citing ERP 76 152 204
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.03% 3.04% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 3.69% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 96 147
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £354 £313 £289
90th Percentile £620 £616 £580
England median daily rate £500 £523 £475
% change year-on-year -4.31% +10.00% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.72 £10.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.84% - -
England median hourly rate £45.16 £32.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +38.96% -10.96% +40.38%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,040 4,117 6,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 81.37% 82.31% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,392 2,512 4,237
Median daily rate £405 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £256 £281
90th Percentile £574 £587 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 192 212
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.85 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.41% - -16.58%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £42.45
Median hourly rate £26.80 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.72% -6.82% -

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing ERP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ERP in the Midlands.

Daily rate trend for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ERP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ERP in the Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 January 2021. 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
West Midlands +9 50 £475 - 36
East Midlands +10 22 £475 +11.76% 31
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 25 (32.89%) Migration
3 23 (30.26%) Oracle
4 18 (23.68%) Data Migration
5 16 (21.05%) Oracle ERP
6 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (17.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (14.47%) SQL
7 11 (14.47%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (13.16%) CRM
8 10 (13.16%) Project Management
9 9 (11.84%) Validation
9 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.84%) Data Mapping
10 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.21%) ETL
11 7 (9.21%) SAP
11 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.21%) Service Management
11 7 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (7.89%) IFS
12 6 (7.89%) Public Sector
12 6 (7.89%) Project Delivery
13 5 (6.58%) DevOps
13 5 (6.58%) Coaching
13 5 (6.58%) Azure
13 5 (6.58%) Local Government
13 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.63%) Infor M3
4 2 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.32%) Infor CloudSuite
5 1 (1.32%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (1.32%) Infor LN
5 1 (1.32%) iTrent
5 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.32%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.32%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (6.58%) Azure
3 4 (5.26%) Power Platform
3 4 (5.26%) SaaS
4 3 (3.95%) Office 365
5 1 (1.32%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Data Lake
1 4 (5.26%) Power BI
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Public Sector
3 5 (6.58%) Local Government
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.95%) Police
6 2 (2.63%) Back Office
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Polish Language
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.47%) Analyst
2 11 (14.47%) Consultant
3 10 (13.16%) Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle Project Manager
5 6 (7.89%) ERP Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) ERP Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) IT Director
7 4 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Subject Matter Expert
8 3 (3.95%) Data Migration Lead
8 3 (3.95%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) SOAP
3 2 (2.63%) EDI
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 2 (2.63%) Kafka
3 2 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.32%) WSDL
4 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.95%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.32%) PMI
4 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
1 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Migration
2 18 (23.68%) Data Migration
3 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.16%) CRM
4 10 (13.16%) Project Management
5 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.84%) Data Mapping
5 9 (11.84%) Validation
6 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.21%) ETL
7 7 (9.21%) Service Management
7 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (7.89%) Project Delivery
9 5 (6.58%) Coaching
9 5 (6.58%) DevOps
9 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.26%) Decision-Making
10 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) CCAB
2 1 (1.32%) CIPFA
2 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PMO
2 1 (1.32%) IFRS
2 1 (1.32%) ITGC
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.32%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) SAP
3 6 (7.89%) IFS
4 3 (3.95%) Databricks
5 2 (2.63%) Infor
5 2 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.63%) JDA
5 2 (2.63%) Sage
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) Concur
6 1 (1.32%) Google
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Kronos
6 1 (1.32%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.32%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow