Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 138 106
Rank change year-on-year +59 -32 -20
Contract jobs citing ERP 22 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.83% 0.60% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.70% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 17
North East median daily rate £400 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41% -15.00%
10th Percentile £288 £340 £380
90th Percentile £560 £576 £643
England median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £41.00 £33.64
% change year-on-year -36.59% +21.88% +77.05%

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,024 2,011 1,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.26% 85.94% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 1,409 1,063
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.96% +11.07%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £533 £600
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 65
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +55.88% -22.09%
10th Percentile £9.70 £10.79 £10.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £39.63 £34.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear +59 17 £396 -27.95% 11
Durham +2 3 £488 - 1
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) SAP
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) SAP ERP
3 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (31.82%) Korn
4 7 (31.82%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (31.82%) Unix
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Sun
4 7 (31.82%) Veritas
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
8 2 (9.09%) Scenario Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) SAP ERP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (9.09%) NetSuite
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (4.55%) Sage X3
5 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (4.55%) FinancialForce
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) ERP Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Report Writer
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Quality Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Solaris
1 7 (31.82%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Korn
1 7 (31.82%) Perl
1 7 (31.82%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) APMP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (31.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) SAP
3 7 (31.82%) Sun
3 7 (31.82%) Veritas
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 2 (9.09%) Sage
6 1 (4.55%) Epicor
6 1 (4.55%) IFS
6 1 (4.55%) Infor
6 1 (4.55%) Pega
6 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.55%) Xero