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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 164 149 196
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +47
Contract jobs citing Sage 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.37% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £343 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.76% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +104.16%
Sage
London

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
1345 1345 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.50% 39.40% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 1023 1828
Median daily rate £450 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 70
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sage
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

Sage
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

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) Blog
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 2 (33.33%) Grunt
1 2 (33.33%) Bower
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) webpack
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Sage X3
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (16.67%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bower
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Grunt
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 2 (33.33%) webpack
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle