The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 60 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£343 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £215
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +74.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £31.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-56.80% +62.33%
Sage
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
348 338 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.73% 44.71% 40.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 139 110
Average daily rate £311 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £511 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 21 40
Average hourly rate £25.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sage across the Cambridgeshire region.

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sage
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 2 £343 - 1
Sage
East of England

Sage
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Line 500
3 1 (25.00%) Sage 1000
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (50.00%) Line 500
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 1000
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS