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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 194 190 213
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Contract jobs citing Sage 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.069% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.15% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £301 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - £13.00
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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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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

Sage
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sage across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Sage Daily Rate Histogram 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

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ProClarity
3 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Sage BI
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Sage CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Sage 200

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Sage BI
1 2 (25.00%) Sage CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (12.50%) CODA-Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (25.00%) ProClarity
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (12.50%) CODA
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
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