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 30 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 57 45
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12  
Contract jobs citing ERP 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.55% 1.44% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.63% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 2
Median daily rate £350 £410 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% -25.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £368 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £525 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £23.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.78% -34.72%  

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 513 614 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.60% 88.60% 77.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 428 206
Median daily rate £394 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £535 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.88 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.59% +35.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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 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 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 7 £370 -17.77% 2
ERP
North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for ERP.

1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) GIS
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) ISEB
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (22.22%) Maximo
4 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Utilities
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (16.67%) People Management
5 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World

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%) Maximo
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Utilities
2 3 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (11.11%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.11%) JMeter
2 2 (11.11%) RSpec
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) ERP Manager
3 3 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) HR Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) IVR
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) People Management
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) APMP
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Progress