Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 18 November 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 44 33
Rank change year-on-year +33 -11 +25
Contract jobs citing ERP 71 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.35% 3.22% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.31% 3.71% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 27
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -18.18% +80.33%
10th Percentile £150 £335 £450
90th Percentile £588 £625 £629
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £500
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -62.67% +200.00% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 577 809 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.11% 86.90% 80.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 596 445
Northamptonshire median daily rate £410 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £286 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% -15.15% +6.45%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Northamptonshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Northamptonshire

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Northamptonshire

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Northamptonshire

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Northampton +35 57 £350 -12.50%
Kettering +1 1 £400 -27.27% 1
ERP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 23 (32.39%) Migration
2 21 (29.58%) Data Migration
3 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.94%) ITIL
4 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.54%) Project Management
6 14 (19.72%) SAP
6 14 (19.72%) Finance
6 14 (19.72%) Automotive
6 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (19.72%) PLM
6 14 (19.72%) Unified Communications
6 14 (19.72%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 14 (19.72%) Data Loss Prevention
7 13 (18.31%) Degree
8 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (16.90%) Cisco
9 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
9 11 (15.49%) SDLC
10 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.68%) Clustering
11 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
11 9 (12.68%) ITIL V3
11 9 (12.68%) High Availability
12 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (11.27%) Data Structures
12 8 (11.27%) Middleware
12 8 (11.27%) ETL
12 8 (11.27%) Oracle

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (4.23%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Infor M3
1 4 (5.63%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.82%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (2.82%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (1.41%) Infor CloudSuite
4 1 (1.41%) Lawson
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.23%) ERwin
3 1 (1.41%) LSMW
3 1 (1.41%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.41%) Protractor
3 1 (1.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (19.72%) Automotive
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (12.68%) Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Architect
2 7 (9.86%) IT Support
2 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (8.45%) Consultant
3 6 (8.45%) Integration Manager
3 6 (8.45%) IT Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) ERP Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Programme Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.63%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) SAP Support
5 4 (5.63%) SAP Support Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Support Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Data Modeller
6 3 (4.23%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Middleware
2 2 (2.82%) EDI
2 2 (2.82%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.41%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.41%) SOAP
3 1 (1.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Clustering
1 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.27%) Data Structures
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.82%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Migration
2 21 (29.58%) Data Migration
3 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL
4 16 (22.54%) Project Management
5 14 (19.72%) Data Loss Prevention
5 14 (19.72%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (19.72%) PLM
6 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.49%) SDLC
7 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (12.68%) High Availability
8 9 (12.68%) ITIL V3
9 8 (11.27%) ETL
9 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.45%) Project Governance
12 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) ABAP
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.86%) CCIE
3 7 (9.86%) MCSE
3 7 (9.86%) VCAP
4 5 (7.04%) CCNA
4 5 (7.04%) MCP
5 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.82%) ISEB
6 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.41%) ACCA
7 1 (1.41%) CFA
7 1 (1.41%) CIMA
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.63%) PMO
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) SAP
3 12 (16.90%) Cisco
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle
5 7 (9.86%) NetApp
5 7 (9.86%) VMware
6 5 (7.04%) Infor
7 4 (5.63%) Talend
8 3 (4.23%) Sage
9 2 (2.82%) Cognos
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) hybris
10 1 (1.41%) Adobe
10 1 (1.41%) Apigee
10 1 (1.41%) Citrix
10 1 (1.41%) Epicor
10 1 (1.41%) Google
10 1 (1.41%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft