The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 28 April 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)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 76 51
Rank change year-on-year +18 -25  
Contract jobs citing ERP 18 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.71% 1.52% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.77% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 6
Median daily rate £360 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £228 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £510 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -2.77%  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 580 959 559
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.22% 85.70% 76.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 611 324
Median daily rate £388 £345 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% -4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 32
Median hourly rate £28.50 £26.58 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.24% +93.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £15.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the North East

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in the North East

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the North East over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in the North East

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in the North East

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +17 11 £370 -1.33% 11
Durham 0 5 £226 -52.36% 1
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 North East region with a requirement for ERP.

1 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Manufacturing
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 7 (22.58%) SAP
4 7 (22.58%) Ruby
4 7 (22.58%) Selenium
4 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
4 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
4 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
4 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
5 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Sauce Labs
5 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 5 (16.13%) RSpec
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) BrowserStack
6 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) Maximo
6 5 (16.13%) Internet
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) GIS
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (12.90%) ISEB
7 4 (12.90%) CRM

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (16.13%) Maximo
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (9.68%) SAP APO
3 3 (9.68%) SAP PP
3 3 (9.68%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (6.45%) MFGPRO
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Sauce Labs
2 5 (16.13%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) GIS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
1 7 (22.58%) Selenium
1 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
2 5 (16.13%) RSpec
3 2 (6.45%) JMeter
General
1 10 (32.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Ruby Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) ERP Manager
3 3 (9.68%) ERP Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) HR Manager
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP PP Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Team
3 3 (9.68%) FMCG
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
3 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) Coaching
4 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Change Control
6 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
6 3 (9.68%) People Management
6 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) APMP
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Progress
5 1 (3.23%) IFS
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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