The first table below looks at the demand for Sage 200 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage 200 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage 200
Rank - - 416
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £238
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +62.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - £22.50
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2136 1894 2421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.83% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1138 1346
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.41 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £75.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Sage 200
England

Sage 200
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 200 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sage 200
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sage 200 across the London region.

Sage 200 Daily Rate Trend in London

Sage 200
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 across the London region.

Sage 200 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sage 200
Top 10 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sage 200 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 200.

1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Sage 200
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sage 200 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 200. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software