The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Unit4 Business World skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 135 -
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.033% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £413 £460
% change year-on-year +45.45% -10.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.20 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -45.80% -18.18%  

Unit4 Business World is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 219 352 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.78% 11.69% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 164 129
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £23.38 £38.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.48% +67.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £22.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £38.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in the West Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the West Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit4 Business World in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Unit4 Business World.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control

Unit4 Business World
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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL