The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Infor products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infor over the 3 months to 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Infor Global Solutions.

Infor
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 600 615
Rank change year-on-year +25 +15  
Contract jobs citing Infor 30 48 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.089% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.20% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 4
Median daily rate £450 £464 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% +32.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £478 £350
% change year-on-year -8.37% +36.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.33 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.33 -

Infor 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 19933 23550 24158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.07% 43.75% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 14319 13673
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 809 1029
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +11.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Infor
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infor in the UK

Infor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infor in the UK

Infor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infor over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infor in the UK

Infor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infor in the UK

Infor
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infor within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +33 29 £450 -5.75% 44
London +28 11 £450 - 22
South East +20 7 £450 +9.09% 3
East of England +1 5 £450 +50.00%
Essex -4 5 £450 +50.00%
Surrey - 3 £425 -
Yorkshire +14 1 - - 8
West Yorkshire +13 1 - - 4
West Midlands +11 1 £351 -22.11% 2
Leeds +3 1 - - 4
Northamptonshire -2 1 £413 -25.00%
North East -7 1 £351 -22.11%
Oxfordshire -8 1 £450 +22.03%
East Midlands -8 1 £413 -17.50% 1
Tyne and Wear -10 1 £351 -22.11%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £501 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £501 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Selby - 1 - - 1
York - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £501 -
Gateshead - 1 £351 -
Birmingham - 1 £351 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £501 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £275 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Infor 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 Infor.

1 47 (55.29%) Oracle
1 47 (55.29%) SAP
1 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
2 43 (50.59%) MS Excel
2 43 (50.59%) SQL Server
3 42 (49.41%) CRM
4 40 (47.06%) Windows
4 40 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (47.06%) Salesforce.com
4 40 (47.06%) Retail
5 38 (44.71%) COM
6 37 (43.53%) Data Management
7 36 (42.35%) Document Management
7 36 (42.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 36 (42.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 36 (42.35%) Skype for Business
7 36 (42.35%) SharePoint
7 36 (42.35%) BizTalk Server
7 36 (42.35%) Office 365
7 36 (42.35%) Yammer
7 36 (42.35%) Case Management
8 30 (35.29%) ERP
9 27 (31.76%) SQL
10 22 (25.88%) Finance
11 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (23.53%) C#
12 20 (23.53%) .NET
12 20 (23.53%) Business Analysis
13 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development

Infor
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 36 (42.35%) BizTalk Server
1 36 (42.35%) SharePoint
1 36 (42.35%) Skype for Business
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (50.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 36 (42.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (15.29%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (10.59%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 9 (10.59%) Infor M3
4 7 (8.24%) Unica
5 6 (7.06%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (5.88%) NetSuite
7 4 (4.71%) Infor CloudSuite
8 3 (3.53%) Cognos Controller
8 3 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (3.53%) Infor CRM
8 3 (3.53%) Infor LN
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (3.53%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle ASCP
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (1.18%) MFGPRO
10 1 (1.18%) Movex
10 1 (1.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 36 (42.35%) Office 365
1 36 (42.35%) Yammer
2 5 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (2.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (1.18%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 5 (5.88%) X.509
2 1 (1.18%) CTI
2 1 (1.18%) DHCP
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) VLAN
2 1 (1.18%) VoIP
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (14.12%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.35%) QlikView
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) OLAP
7 1 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.35%) JUnit
2 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Xcode
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) MorphX
General
1 40 (47.06%) Retail
2 22 (25.88%) Finance
3 11 (12.94%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.88%) Advertising
5 3 (3.53%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Czech Language
6 1 (1.18%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.18%) French Language
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Consultant
2 21 (24.71%) Analyst
3 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Consultant
4 14 (16.47%) CRM Consultant
5 13 (15.29%) Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Business Analyst
6 11 (12.94%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 10 (11.76%) Architect
7 10 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 9 (10.59%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 9 (10.59%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (8.24%) CRM Developer
9 7 (8.24%) ERP Analyst
10 6 (7.06%) CRM Architect
10 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM Architect
11 5 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Consultant
11 5 (5.88%) ERP Business Analyst
11 5 (5.88%) ERP Manager
11 5 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (5.88%) Infor Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) COM
2 20 (23.53%) .NET
3 13 (15.29%) XML
4 8 (9.41%) HTML
4 8 (9.41%) JSON
4 8 (9.41%) Web Services
5 6 (7.06%) CSS
6 5 (5.88%) WCF
6 5 (5.88%) XML Messaging
6 5 (5.88%) XSD
7 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.35%) Cocoa
8 2 (2.35%) Core Animation
8 2 (2.35%) Core Data
8 2 (2.35%) iOS SDK
8 2 (2.35%) iPhone SDK
8 2 (2.35%) RESTful
9 1 (1.18%) MDX
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.18%) SAP CAF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Life Science
3 4 (4.71%) iSeries
4 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.35%) Animation
5 2 (2.35%) iPhone
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Unix
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (49.41%) CRM
2 40 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (43.53%) Data Management
4 36 (42.35%) Case Management
4 36 (42.35%) Document Management
5 30 (35.29%) ERP
6 20 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.18%) SDLC
9 17 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 14 (16.47%) Migration
11 13 (15.29%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (14.12%) Integration Testing
12 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
12 12 (14.12%) Zachman Framework
13 7 (8.24%) Analytics
13 7 (8.24%) Data Migration
13 7 (8.24%) Presales
13 7 (8.24%) SOA
13 7 (8.24%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) SQL
2 20 (23.53%) C#
3 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.24%) Java
5 6 (7.06%) PHP
6 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.35%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.35%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) COBOL
7 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
8 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) CISA
2 4 (4.71%) CISM
2 4 (4.71%) CISSP
3 3 (3.53%) AAT
3 3 (3.53%) ACCA
3 3 (3.53%) CIMA
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.18%) IIBA
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
1 47 (55.29%) Oracle
1 47 (55.29%) SAP
2 40 (47.06%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (8.24%) Adobe
3 7 (8.24%) IBM
4 4 (4.71%) Cognos
4 4 (4.71%) Workday
5 3 (3.53%) Sage
6 2 (2.35%) Baan
6 2 (2.35%) JDA
6 2 (2.35%) MAPICS
7 1 (1.18%) Aprimo
7 1 (1.18%) Epiphany
7 1 (1.18%) Lotus
7 1 (1.18%) Marketo
7 1 (1.18%) Pega
7 1 (1.18%) QAD
7 1 (1.18%) Sun
7 1 (1.18%) Teradata
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