The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -
Sage
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 26.09% 52.38% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Median daily rate £320 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £1,000 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Sage
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sage 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Sage.

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Sage 1000
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Development Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP