The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - 129 146
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.083% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.18% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+63.26% +104.16%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1106 1211 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.00% 46.70% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 644 839
Median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 142 120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sage.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) CODA
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Line 500
3 1 (25.00%) Sage 1000
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (25.00%) Line 500
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) CRM Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Finance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CODA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sun