Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 months to 22 October 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 261 227
Rank change year-on-year +44 -34 -32
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 16 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.20% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.02% 0.99% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Midlands median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £236 £338 £366
90th Percentile £648 £635 £443
England median daily rate £450 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.23% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £39.25 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +101.28% -29.09% -

Unit4 Business World is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 794 1115 766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.09% 11.46% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 625 392
Midlands median daily rate £443 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +1.19% -
10th Percentile £309 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £592 £563
England median daily rate £460 £445 £435
% change year-on-year +3.37% +2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 17
Midlands median hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% -28.57%
10th Percentile £14.80 £10.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.73 £38.00 £38.95
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% +9.89% -27.78%

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Unit4 Business World as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in the Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in the Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the Midlands

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
East Midlands +3 10 £400 -20.00%
West Midlands +36 5 £638 +59.38%
Unit4 Business World
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Unit4 Business World.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) FTP
4 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (18.75%) Advertising
4 3 (18.75%) Data Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) System Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Back Office
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (6.25%) E-Procurement
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Legal
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project

Unit4 Business World
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 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) FTP
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (18.75%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Local Government
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ERP Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) HR Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Pricing Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
1 7 (43.75%) ERP
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Data Transformation
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) CODA
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) IFS
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.25%) Workday