Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 February 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 193 210
Rank change year-on-year +22 +17 -27
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 25 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.00% 3.01% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 17
North West median daily rate £488 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.85% +14.06% +14.29%
10th Percentile £359 £378 £270
90th Percentile £638 £519 £563
England median daily rate £475 £424 £450
% change year-on-year +12.09% -5.83% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £170.00 -

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 North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 500 564 751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.29% 9.52% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 359 359
North West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £275
90th Percentile £675 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 15
North West median hourly rate £63.52 £22.81 £52.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.43% -56.52% +95.56%
10th Percentile £38.75 £14.11 £35.32
90th Percentile £69.07 £61.10 £69.07
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% -30.56% +35.64%

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in the North West

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the North West

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in the North West over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in the North West

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the North West

Unit4 Business World
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Manchester +14 15 £563 +18.42%
Lancashire +14 6 £388 -8.82% 1
Cheshire -4 2 £488 +50.00%
Unit4 Business World
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 North West region with a requirement for Unit4 Business World.

1 18 (72.00%) ERP
2 17 (68.00%) Finance
3 14 (56.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) ITSM
4 11 (44.00%) Back Office
4 11 (44.00%) Programme Management
5 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (32.00%) Local Government
7 7 (28.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) SAP
9 4 (16.00%) Project Management
10 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (12.00%) Data Management
10 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Management
11 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (8.00%) BPR
11 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
11 2 (8.00%) Advertising
11 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (8.00%) NetSuite
12 1 (4.00%) QA
12 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
12 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (4.00%) Release Management

Unit4 Business World
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) FinancialForce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Back Office
3 8 (32.00%) Local Government
4 2 (8.00%) Advertising
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Billing
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Programme Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Support Manager
4 5 (20.00%) HR Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (12.00%) HR Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) ERP Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Payroll Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Support Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Training Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ERP
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) ITSM
3 11 (44.00%) Programme Management
4 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (28.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Data Management
7 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (8.00%) BPR
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Epicor
2 1 (4.00%) IFS
2 1 (4.00%) Infor
2 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Sage
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Xero