The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England / South West
Rank 87 97 113
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16  
Contract jobs citing ERP 50 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.94% 1.52% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.90% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 25
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £234 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £630 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +47.12% -39.58%  

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 South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2318 2482
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.62% 79.88% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1527 1602
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 137 87
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in the South West

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in the South West

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in the South West

ERP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bristol +11 18 £375 -11.76% 2
Wiltshire +10 15 £495 +52.30% 2
Devon +2 10 £475 -35.59% 2
Somerset -2 2 £475 -24.00% 3
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for ERP.

1 53 (53.00%) Finance
2 37 (37.00%) Oracle
3 28 (28.00%) SQL
4 27 (27.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
6 25 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
7 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 22 (22.00%) SC Cleared
8 22 (22.00%) SAP
9 20 (20.00%) Hyperion
10 19 (19.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (16.00%) MS Project
11 16 (16.00%) Oracle Applications
12 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (13.00%) Business Analysis
13 12 (12.00%) Migration
14 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
15 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
16 8 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
16 8 (8.00%) Epicor
17 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
17 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
18 6 (6.00%) Windows
18 6 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
18 6 (6.00%) Unit4 Business World
18 6 (6.00%) Manufacturing
18 6 (6.00%) Billing
18 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
18 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Project
2 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (27.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (16.00%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (6.00%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (4.00%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (3.00%) SAP ERP
8 3 (3.00%) SAP MDG
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
9 2 (2.00%) SAP FI
9 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (1.00%) Infor LN
10 1 (1.00%) Sage 1000
10 1 (1.00%) SAP CRM
10 1 (1.00%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.00%) IaaS
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) DMZ
2 4 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.00%) Essbase
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) MySQL
8 1 (1.00%) Power BI
8 1 (1.00%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.00%) QlikView
8 1 (1.00%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) LSMW
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (53.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Billing
2 6 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.00%) Advertising
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (28.00%) Consultant
2 15 (15.00%) Developer
2 15 (15.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 14 (14.00%) Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (7.00%) DBA
7 6 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (6.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Administrator
8 5 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) ERP Support
8 5 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 5 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.00%) ERP Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Spring
1 3 (3.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) HTML5
3 1 (1.00%) jQuery
3 1 (1.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.00%) Clustering
2 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.00%) Life Science
2 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
1 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (5.00%) Unix
3 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (13.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (12.00%) Migration
3 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.00%) CRM
5 5 (5.00%) Project Management
5 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.00%) SDLC
7 3 (3.00%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (3.00%) ETL
7 3 (3.00%) MVC
7 3 (3.00%) Process Management
7 3 (3.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (3.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.00%) Workflow
8 2 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.00%) ABAP
3 5 (5.00%) Java
4 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (1.00%) C
6 1 (1.00%) C++
6 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (22.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) ACCA
3 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.00%) CIMA
4 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
1 4 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.00%) IFRS
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 37 (37.00%) Oracle
2 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (22.00%) SAP
4 20 (20.00%) Hyperion
5 8 (8.00%) Epicor
6 5 (5.00%) Pegasus
7 4 (4.00%) QAD
7 4 (4.00%) VMware
8 3 (3.00%) Amdocs
8 3 (3.00%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.00%) Workday
10 1 (1.00%) Baan
10 1 (1.00%) BT
10 1 (1.00%) IFS
10 1 (1.00%) Infor
10 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.00%) Sage
10 1 (1.00%) Siebel
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