The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 19 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 2.11% 4.12% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 5.19% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.33 £47.33 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +49.42% -40.41%  

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 Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81 77 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 85.26% 79.38% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 36
Median daily rate £420 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £195 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +49.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £57.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Preston

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Preston

ERP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Preston region with a requirement for ERP.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) SCORM
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle