Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Infor M3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infor M3 over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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.

Infor M3 (formerly Lawson M3)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 191 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing Infor M3 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.021% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.38% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
England median daily rate £450 £501 £450
% change year-on-year -10.09% +11.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £13.00

Infor M3 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 363 424 642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.50% 9.01% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 247 349
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £292
90th Percentile £624 £588 £596
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.41% +81.25% -51.15%
10th Percentile £21.25 £8.39 £14.55
90th Percentile £23.75 £49.74 £18.75
England median hourly rate £33.71 £19.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year +72.87% -5.45% -31.25%

Infor M3
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Infor M3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Infor M3 in the West Midlands

Infor M3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infor M3 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infor M3 in the West Midlands

Infor M3
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infor M3 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Warwickshire - 2 £375 -
Birmingham +4 1 £300 -33.33%
Infor M3
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Infor M3 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Infor M3.

1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Lawson
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) AS400
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Co-Creation
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) BPR

Infor M3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (40.00%) Lawson
2 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infor Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) BPR
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Co-Creation
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Infor
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (20.00%) SAP