Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 817 870
Rank change year-on-year -29 +53 -28
Contract jobs citing Epicor 32 39 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.041% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.091% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 7
UK median daily rate £475 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.14% -8.75% +42.86%
10th Percentile £231 £310 £320
90th Percentile £581 £391 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +30.14% -2.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £70.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £70.00 -

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 41,873 43,050 46,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 45.16% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,449 26,366 27,387
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,373 1,636 1,939
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 -4 32 £475 +30.14% 55
UK excluding London -1 23 £475 +30.14% 39
Midlands - 10 £550 - 17
London -28 9 £390 -17.89% 17
West Midlands - 7 £550 - 12
South East -21 6 £463 +413.89% 6
North of England - 6 £365 - 9
Yorkshire - 3 £480 - 4
East Midlands - 3 £425 - 5
North West - 2 £251 - 5
South West -2 1 £225 -35.71% 2
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 22 (68.75%) ERP
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 15 (46.88%) SAP
4 14 (43.75%) Sage
4 14 (43.75%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (43.75%) Infor
5 13 (40.63%) Oracle
6 12 (37.50%) JD Edwards
6 12 (37.50%) NetSuite
6 12 (37.50%) Advertising
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) Unit4 Business World
8 10 (31.25%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 8 (25.00%) IFS
10 7 (21.88%) FinancialForce
10 7 (21.88%) Xero
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (21.88%) SAP HANA
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.75%) Migration
11 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
12 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
13 4 (12.50%) Data Migration

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 (6.25%) Confluence
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (37.50%) NetSuite
3 10 (31.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (31.25%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (12.50%) SAP Business One
6 3 (9.38%) Lawson
7 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (6.25%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (3.13%) Magento
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) FinancialForce
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (21.88%) SAP HANA
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Advertising
3 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Consultant
2 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Data Integration Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Integration Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Spread Betting
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) ERP
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.13%) Process Management
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CBAP
1 2 (6.25%) IIBA
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) SAP
2 14 (43.75%) Infor
2 14 (43.75%) Sage
3 13 (40.63%) Oracle
4 12 (37.50%) JD Edwards
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) IFS
7 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (21.88%) Xero
8 3 (9.38%) Baan
8 3 (9.38%) CODA
9 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (3.13%) Ivanti
10 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
10 1 (3.13%) VMware