Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an ERP Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Project Manager - ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 786 806 798
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 +11
Contract jobs requiring an ERP Project Manager 92 88 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.083% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.088% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 62 59
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £383 £363 £363
90th Percentile £625 £586 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £436
% change year-on-year - +9.01% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

ERP Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured ERP Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ERP Project Manager in the UK

ERP Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP Project Manager in the UK

ERP Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP Project Manager over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP Project Manager in the UK

ERP Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP Project Manager in the UK

ERP Project Manager
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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 +15 82 £475 - 7
UK excluding London +22 47 £475 - 6
London +10 45 £500 - 1
North of England +60 13 £450 +5.88%
South East +7 13 £475 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire +32 10 £444 +4.41%
Midlands +21 8 £475 +5.56% 1
Scotland - 7 £413 -
East Midlands +5 6 £625 +38.89%
East of England -22 4 £575 - 2
North West +19 2 £525 -4.55%
West Midlands +16 2 £438 -16.67% 1
South West -4 2 £450 -21.74%

ERP Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, ERP Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ERP Project Manager in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) ERP
2 51 (55.43%) Project Management
3 35 (38.04%) Finance
4 29 (31.52%) PRINCE2
5 21 (22.83%) SAP
5 21 (22.83%) Oracle
6 19 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (15.22%) Migration
8 14 (15.22%) Change Management
8 14 (15.22%) SaaS
9 13 (14.13%) Manufacturing
9 13 (14.13%) CRM
9 13 (14.13%) PMP
10 10 (10.87%) Data Migration
11 9 (9.78%) PMI Certification
11 9 (9.78%) Workday
12 8 (8.70%) Business Transformation
12 8 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (7.61%) Retail
13 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
13 7 (7.61%) SAP ERP
13 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (7.61%) JD Edwards
13 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
13 7 (7.61%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (6.52%) Test Strategy
14 6 (6.52%) Advertising
14 6 (6.52%) FMCG

ERP Project Manager Skill Set
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 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (7.61%) SAP ERP
3 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.26%) NetSuite
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (3.26%) Sage X3
3 3 (3.26%) SAP HCM
3 3 (3.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (2.17%) BPCS
4 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.09%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.09%) Sage 50
5 1 (1.09%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.09%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) FTP
1 1 (1.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (38.04%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 6 (6.52%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.09%) Automotive
6 1 (1.09%) Billing
6 1 (1.09%) Front Office
6 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) FMCG
3 2 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) ERP
2 51 (55.43%) Project Management
3 29 (31.52%) PRINCE2
4 19 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.22%) Change Management
6 14 (15.22%) Migration
7 13 (14.13%) CRM
8 10 (10.87%) Data Migration
9 8 (8.70%) Business Transformation
10 7 (7.61%) Project Planning
11 6 (6.52%) Test Strategy
12 4 (4.35%) Business Development
12 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.35%) ITIL
12 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (3.26%) Resource Management
13 3 (3.26%) Risk Management
13 3 (3.26%) SAP Implementation
13 3 (3.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) C
2 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) PMP
2 9 (9.78%) PMI Certification
3 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) APMP
5 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) CIPD
5 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) GDPR
2 4 (4.35%) PMO
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Oracle
1 21 (22.83%) SAP
2 9 (9.78%) Workday
3 7 (7.61%) JD Edwards
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.43%) Sage
5 4 (4.35%) Northgate
6 3 (3.26%) Infor
7 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.09%) Cadence
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix
8 1 (1.09%) Epicor
8 1 (1.09%) Google
8 1 (1.09%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.09%) NGA Human Resources
8 1 (1.09%) Talend