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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 93 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Sage 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.75% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £383
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%
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 East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
779 664 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.69% 41.81% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 269 237
Average daily rate £363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 92 52
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £29.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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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

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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

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) ETL

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago