The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 June 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)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 48 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16  
Contract jobs citing ERP 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.94% 1.48% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.87% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £505 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £545 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +37.50% -42.85%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 459 374 484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.44% 79.07% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 267 373
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 17 18
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.70 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £72.50 £16.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in South Wales

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in South Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in South Wales

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in South Wales

ERP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 4 £425 -15.00%
Bridgend - 1 £313 -
ERP
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ERP.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Sage
3 2 (22.22%) SAP HR
3 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) SAP HCM
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Sage X3
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
4 1 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 1 (11.11%) ISO 13485
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Sage X3
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HCM
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HR
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
2 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) ERP Manager
1 2 (22.22%) ERP Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Architect
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HR Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sage