The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 92 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Sage 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.25% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.59% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
595 673 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.25% 42.62% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 362 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 68
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.83 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +21.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £47.25 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Sage
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 1 - - 3
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 - 6
Sage
England

Sage
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (50.00%) Sage X3
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (50.00%) ERP Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter