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 3 months to 30 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 67 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14  
Contract jobs citing ERP 10 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.40% 0.61% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.73% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
Median daily rate £513 - £410
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.25 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.25% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £23.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +29.78% -34.72%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 579 549 550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 81.21% 83.94% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 377 310
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing ERP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ERP in Wales

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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 3 months to 30 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
South Wales +17 5 £488 - 2
North Wales - 2 £556 - 2
West Wales - 1 - -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for ERP.

1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Sage
3 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (33.33%) Advertising
4 5 (27.78%) Sage X3
5 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Sage 200
6 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
6 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (5.56%) BAPI
7 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
7 1 (5.56%) PLM
7 1 (5.56%) Billing
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) Document Management
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Sage X3
2 2 (11.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.56%) Sage 50
3 1 (5.56%) Sage BI
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One
3 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Advertising
2 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) ERP Manager
3 3 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) ERP Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) BAPI
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) SAP ALE
2 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
2 1 (5.56%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) CRM
1 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
1 2 (11.11%) Migration
1 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Change Control
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (5.56%) Data Management
2 1 (5.56%) Document Management
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) People Management
2 1 (5.56%) PLM
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
2 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) ABAP
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Sage
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft