Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 89 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing ERP 18 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.12% 0.44% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.53% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 4
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.88% +75.00%
10th Percentile £163 £334 £369
90th Percentile £565 £533 £595
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £23.49 £23.75
% change year-on-year +31.97% -1.09% -20.83%

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 1,425 946 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.40% 84.16% 84.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,019 652 789
Wales median daily rate £415 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -4.19% +9.59%
10th Percentile £285 £181 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £551
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 49
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.51% +42.86% +27.62%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.98 £10.41
90th Percentile £33.60 £58.75 £65.20
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -18.00% +11.11% +3.45%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -13 17 £400 - 3
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 9 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) XHTML
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (16.67%) CSS3
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) HP ALM
5 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Identification
5 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Retail

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 NAV
2 1 (5.56%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Ajax
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) CSS3
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) RESTful
2 3 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Identification
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Apple Swift
1 3 (16.67%) 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 9 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Sage