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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 644 630
Rank change year-on-year +65 -14  
Contract jobs citing Epicor 21 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.057% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £450 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +12.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £413
% change year-on-year +33.33% -18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20312 24708 25306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.83% 44.20% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12463 15160 14364
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 803 1114
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.95% +8.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.88 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.88 £41.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Epicor
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Epicor as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 18 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 3 months to 30 April 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
England +61 20 £450 -2.70% 15
South West - 10 £450 - 1
Bristol - 8 £450 - 1
London +23 3 - - 6
Berkshire +23 2 £400 -
South East +19 2 £400 +18.51% 1
East of England - 2 £481 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
City of London - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
Harlow - 1 £600 -
Leicester - 1 £450 -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £363 -
Essex - 1 £600 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 39 (72.22%) Finance
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) CRM
4 22 (40.74%) ITIL
4 22 (40.74%) SharePoint
5 21 (38.89%) ERP
5 21 (38.89%) DNS
5 21 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (38.89%) Windows
5 21 (38.89%) VMware
6 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (37.04%) Avaya
6 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
6 20 (37.04%) Virtual Desktop
7 19 (35.19%) IIS
7 19 (35.19%) VMware ESX
8 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (22.22%) Advertising
10 9 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (12.96%) SLA
12 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
13 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (9.26%) Disclosure Scotland
14 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
14 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (7.41%) ITSM
14 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
14 4 (7.41%) C#

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 22 (40.74%) SharePoint
2 21 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (35.19%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (1.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (1.85%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.85%) Odoo
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.85%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (72.22%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Advertising
3 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Consultant
2 11 (20.37%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Operations Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Data Migration Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) ERP Manager
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) COM
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (1.85%) EMC VNX
1 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
1 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
1 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
1 1 (1.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) CRM
2 22 (40.74%) ITIL
3 21 (38.89%) ERP
4 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.41%) ITSM
5 3 (5.56%) Migration
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.85%) Business Development
7 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.85%) UML
7 1 (1.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.85%) ACCA
2 1 (1.85%) CIMA
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Virtual Desktop
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) VMware
2 20 (37.04%) Avaya
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Sage
5 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.85%) Brocade
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (1.85%) EMC
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Maconomy
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
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