The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £400 £240
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Sage
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
146 147 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 61.09% 62.03% 54.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 43 71
Average daily rate £388 £340 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.21 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.82% -67.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.18 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £35.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sage across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sage across the Basingstoke region.

Sage Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Sage
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sage.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Essbase
1 1 (100.00%) HFM
1 1 (100.00%) Sage X3

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HFM
1 1 (100.00%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Essbase
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Essbase Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Essbase Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Planning Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion