The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 24 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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing ERP 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 20.69% 2.17% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 2.70% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £189 £180 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -25.49% -29.16%  

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 Worcester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Worcester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 21 37 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 72.41% 80.43% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 43
Median daily rate £385 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.29% -20.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ERP in Worcester.

Contractor daily rate trend for ERP in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Worcester region with a requirement for ERP.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
1 6 (85.71%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Hardware Maintenance
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Sage 1000
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Sage 500 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Sage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Hardware Maintenance
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Sage