The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 111 48
Rank change year-on-year +73 -63  
Contract jobs citing ERP 9 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.35% 0.63% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.72% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Median daily rate £370 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £175 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £404 £720
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 £20.25 £25.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -20.58% -12.06%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 337 1258 491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.99% 87.79% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 839 325
Median daily rate £390 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -17.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 74 32
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +78.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.80 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Tyne and Wear

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Tyne and Wear

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +73 8 £370 +2.06% 1
ERP
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for ERP.

1 8 (44.44%) Ruby
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) Sauce Labs
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (27.78%) BDD
4 5 (27.78%) BrowserStack
4 5 (27.78%) RSpec
5 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) ISEB
5 4 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Release Management
6 3 (16.67%) Presales
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (11.11%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Sauce Labs
2 5 (27.78%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
1 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
2 5 (27.78%) RSpec
3 2 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Local Government
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) ERP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Presales
5 3 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) System Testing
7 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) BT
2 2 (11.11%) Progress
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP