The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Unit4 Business World skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 26 May 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 558 519
Rank change year-on-year +30 -39  
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 78 102 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.02% 2.37% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 76 75
Median daily rate £500 £425 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £563 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £413 £460
% change year-on-year +24.24% -10.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £12.20 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.08% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.20 £18.50 -
% change year-on-year -34.08% -  

Unit4 Business World is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3869 4296 4620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.36% 7.99% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2257 2643 2615
Median daily rate £450 £443 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 42 44
Median hourly rate £34.25 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.73% +15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £48.40 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.91% +50.00%  

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the UK

Unit4 Business World
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 +7 43 £425 - 16
Scotland +67 33 £650 +52.94% 1
Edinburgh +45 25 £650 +52.94% 1
London -7 20 £425 -4.22% 6
East Midlands -6 8 £450 -35.71%
Northamptonshire +1 6 £500 -
Glasgow - 6 £425 -
North West +16 5 £444 +18.33% 2
South East +8 5 £463 +15.62%
Northampton - 4 £500 -
Cambridge +7 2 £425 -
Manchester +5 2 £513 +70.83% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £425 -
Wales +3 2 £500 -
East of England -3 2 £425 -28.42% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £425 -
Cheshire +27 1 £463 -
South Wales +6 1 £500 -
Lincoln -1 1 - -
Oldham -2 1 £600 +100.00%
Lincolnshire -3 1 - -
Surrey -4 1 - -
City of London -15 1 - - 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 109 (64.12%) Finance
2 66 (38.82%) ERP
3 33 (19.41%) Migration
4 31 (18.24%) Project Management
4 31 (18.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (17.65%) SQL
6 29 (17.06%) Data Migration
7 25 (14.71%) Workflow
8 23 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (12.94%) Microsoft
10 21 (12.35%) Oracle
10 21 (12.35%) Local Government
11 19 (11.18%) SDLC
12 18 (10.59%) Integration Testing
13 17 (10.00%) Performance Testing
13 17 (10.00%) Advertising
13 17 (10.00%) Regression Testing
13 17 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
14 16 (9.41%) SAP
15 13 (7.65%) PRINCE2
16 12 (7.06%) Coaching
16 12 (7.06%) CRM
17 11 (6.47%) ITIL
17 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
18 10 (5.88%) SQL Server
18 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 9 (5.29%) General Ledger
19 9 (5.29%) Validation
20 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared

Unit4 Business World
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 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.18%) Moodle
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.76%) ResourceLink
3 3 (1.76%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.18%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.59%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.59%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.59%) Maximo
5 1 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.59%) GIS
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 109 (64.12%) Finance
2 21 (12.35%) Local Government
3 17 (10.00%) Advertising
4 9 (5.29%) General Ledger
5 7 (4.12%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (1.18%) French Language
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (34.12%) Consultant
2 34 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 29 (17.06%) Analyst
4 25 (14.71%) Implementation Consultant
5 20 (11.76%) Business Consultant
6 15 (8.82%) Business Analyst
7 13 (7.65%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
8 12 (7.06%) Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.71%) Business Manager
10 8 (4.71%) ERP Manager
10 8 (4.71%) Trainer
11 7 (4.12%) ERP Project Manager
11 7 (4.12%) HR Analyst
11 7 (4.12%) Payroll Consultant
12 6 (3.53%) Finance Manager
12 6 (3.53%) HR Business Analyst
12 6 (3.53%) Procurement Consultant
13 5 (2.94%) Retail Business Analyst
13 5 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.94%) Web Services
1 5 (2.94%) XML
2 3 (1.76%) .NET
3 2 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.59%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.59%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.59%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
4 1 (0.59%) Ninject
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.59%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.59%) REST
4 1 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.12%) Virtual Team
2 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.76%) e-Learning
3 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.18%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.76%) Windows
2 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (38.82%) ERP
2 33 (19.41%) Migration
3 31 (18.24%) Project Management
3 31 (18.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (17.06%) Data Migration
5 25 (14.71%) Workflow
6 23 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (11.18%) SDLC
8 18 (10.59%) Integration Testing
9 17 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 17 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 17 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
10 13 (7.65%) PRINCE2
11 12 (7.06%) Coaching
11 12 (7.06%) CRM
12 11 (6.47%) ITIL
13 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (5.29%) Validation
15 7 (4.12%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (1.18%) C#
2 2 (1.18%) Ruby
3 1 (0.59%) Java
3 1 (0.59%) Perl
3 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.94%) Degree
2 5 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.94%) PMP
3 3 (1.76%) APMP
4 2 (1.18%) AAT
4 2 (1.18%) ACCA
4 2 (1.18%) CIMA
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.59%) IIBA
5 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.59%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.35%) Oracle
3 16 (9.41%) SAP
4 4 (2.35%) Cognos
4 4 (2.35%) JD Edwards
4 4 (2.35%) Sage
5 3 (1.76%) Citrix
5 3 (1.76%) Civica
5 3 (1.76%) Northgate
6 2 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.18%) Siebel
7 1 (0.59%) BT
7 1 (0.59%) Capita
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco
7 1 (0.59%) CODA
7 1 (0.59%) Epicor
7 1 (0.59%) HP
7 1 (0.59%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.59%) Sun
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