Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 83 86
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 -8
Contract jobs citing ERP 18 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.21% 1.06% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.25% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 2
Wales median daily rate £400 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -14.29% +44.83%
10th Percentile £163 £321 £475
90th Percentile £438 £550 £615
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Wales median hourly rate - £36.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.26% -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +17.02% - -21.67%

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,303 1,122 997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.33% 84.68% 81.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 790 684
Wales median daily rate £405 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +1.33% +5.34%
10th Percentile £285 £183 £230
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 84 57
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +47.06% +21.43%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £40.40 £77.50 £69.40
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +11.63%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Wales

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Wales

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Wales

ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ERP in Wales

ERP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
South Wales -14 18 £400 -5.88% 2
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for ERP.

1 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) XHTML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Ajax
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
4 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Back Office
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Business Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) ERP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Sage 200 Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Sage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) CSS3
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
1 4 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sage