The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 190 212 200
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Sage 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.032% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£210 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.80% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £340 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.97% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -19.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2290 2764 2783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.89% 44.50% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1937 1963
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 75
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (25.00%) CODA
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (25.00%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Services Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (25.00%) CODA
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
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