The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 30 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11  
Contract jobs citing ERP 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.98% 0.46% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.61% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £413 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -25.49% -29.16%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 146 165 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 71.22% 76.39% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 99 229
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £13.40 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.74% +8.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £33.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for ERP.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) Back Office
2 6 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 6 (60.00%) SaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) LDAP
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Business One
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) Atlassian

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business One Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Epicor
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP