The table below looks at the statistics for Line 50 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Line 50 over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage Line 50
Rank - - 566
Contract jobs citing Line 50 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Line 50
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3763 4251 4171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 9.06% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2272 2532 2224
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 56
Average hourly rate £40.89 £30.00 £27.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.10 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £64.26 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

Line 50
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Line 50 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 50 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Line 50
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Line 50 across the England region.

Line 50 Daily Rate Trend in England

Line 50
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Line 50 across the England region.

Line 50 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Line 50
Top 8 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Line 50 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 Line 50.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 300 ERP

Line 50
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Line 50 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 Line 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 300 ERP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage