Period
to 21 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 95 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing ERP 10 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.78% 0.78% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.92% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Wales median daily rate £500 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +19.05% -25.88%
10th Percentile £466 £325 £233
90th Percentile £621 £491 £347
UK median daily rate £451 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +0.11% +1.69% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -28.66% +15.44% +83.78%

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 1,071 1,190 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.87% 84.34% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 864 880
Wales median daily rate £399 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £186 £235
90th Percentile £566 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 47 51
Wales median hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.22% +12.50% +2.40%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.35 £10.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £60.50 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

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 January 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 January 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 +3 6 £500 +33.33% 7
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) EDI
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (10.00%) IDoc
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Fit Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP

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 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) EDI Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) EDI Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) XML Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) EDI
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) BAPI
2 1 (10.00%) IDoc
2 1 (10.00%) SAP ALE
2 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks