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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 197 200 214
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing Sage 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.034% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.077% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £140 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -62.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £140 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
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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
2548 2600 3261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.71% 44.42% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1892 1786 2253
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.16 £51.00
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

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
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 5 August 2015.

Sage Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 August 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (23.08%) Sage 200
3 3 (23.08%) Sage CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) ProClarity
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) Sage BI
4 2 (15.38%) QlikView

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (23.08%) Sage 200
1 3 (23.08%) Sage CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Sage BI
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (7.69%) Line 50
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (7.69%) CODA-Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (15.38%) ProClarity
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) QlikView
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Sage Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) System Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.69%) E-business
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACCA
1 1 (7.69%) CIMA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.69%) CODA
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Marketo
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
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