Period
to 21 September 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Epicor products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Epicor over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Epicor Software Corporation.

Epicor
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 874 880
Rank change year-on-year +61 +6 -17
Contract jobs citing Epicor 36 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.035% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 11
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +28.00%
10th Percentile £353 £199 £275
90th Percentile £591 £484 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +17.24% +7.41% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Epicor is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42717 48252 49841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.25% 44.84% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26282 29665 29357
UK median daily rate £429 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +3.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £250 £243 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1401 1656 2200
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £44.63 £43.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year -3.97% +3.92% +2.06%

Epicor
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Epicor as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Epicor in the UK

Epicor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Epicor in the UK

Epicor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Epicor over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Epicor in the UK

Epicor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Epicor in the UK

Epicor
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Epicor within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 35 £425 +13.33% 22
UK excluding London +59 29 £425 +17.24% 16
South West +14 14 £388 -8.82% 2
South East +30 8 £425 +372.22% 6
London +30 7 £600 +26.32% 5
North of England +63 3 £480 - 4
Midlands +28 3 £425 +30.77% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £480 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £425 - 2
West Midlands +39 1 - - 1
North West +31 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Epicor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Epicor.

1 27 (75.00%) ERP
2 24 (66.67%) Finance
3 15 (41.67%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (36.11%) SQL
5 10 (27.78%) Advertising
6 7 (19.44%) SAP
6 7 (19.44%) Infor
7 6 (16.67%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
9 4 (11.11%) Sage
9 4 (11.11%) Baan
9 4 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (8.33%) SAP Business One
10 3 (8.33%) NetSuite
10 3 (8.33%) JIRA
10 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
10 3 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (8.33%) Lawson
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.33%) CODA
10 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.33%) Cognos
10 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
10 3 (8.33%) Power BI
11 2 (5.56%) IFS
11 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development

Epicor
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.33%) Lawson
2 3 (8.33%) NetSuite
2 3 (8.33%) SAP Business One
2 3 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (5.56%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.78%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) Power BI
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) QlikView
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Advertising
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ERP Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ERP Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Release Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.56%) CRM
3 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (5.56%) Process Management
3 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 1 (2.78%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
4 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CBAP
1 2 (5.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Infor
1 7 (19.44%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
4 4 (11.11%) Baan
4 4 (11.11%) Sage
5 3 (8.33%) CODA
5 3 (8.33%) Cognos
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) IFS
6 2 (5.56%) PeopleSoft