Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 130 81
Rank change year-on-year +56 -49 -3
Contract jobs citing ERP 31 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.40% 0.92% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.08% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 16
North East median daily rate £370 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £206 £258 £375
90th Percentile £494 £493 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £21.50 - -
England median hourly rate £23.49 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.45% -33.33% +33.33%

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 1119 2224 1279
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 86.74% 85.54% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 1435 779
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £240
90th Percentile £538 £504 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 102 62
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +107.41% -21.74%
10th Percentile £9.88 £13.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.20 £36.00 £28.48
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
% change year-on-year - +14.10% +6.88%

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 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 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
Tyne and Wear +55 17 £370 -1.33% 1
Durham +4 10 £226 -52.37% 1
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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%) Manufacturing
2 9 (29.03%) SAP
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 8 (25.81%) Ruby
3 8 (25.81%) Selenium
3 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
3 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
3 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
4 7 (22.58%) Sauce Labs
4 7 (22.58%) Data Migration
4 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Data Mapping
6 5 (16.13%) RSpec
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) BrowserStack
6 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Internet
6 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) ISEB
7 4 (12.90%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
7 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
8 3 (9.68%) FMCG
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Release Management

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 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (9.68%) SAP APO
2 3 (9.68%) SAP PP
3 1 (3.23%) MFGPRO
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Sauce Labs
2 5 (16.13%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
1 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
2 5 (16.13%) RSpec
3 2 (6.45%) JMeter
General
1 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Local Government
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Data Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP PP Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) IVR
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
2 7 (22.58%) Data Migration
2 7 (22.58%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) Data Mapping
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Presales
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Ruby
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) BT
4 1 (3.23%) IFS
4 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Progress