The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 9 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.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 394 415 395
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing Sage 17 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.005% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.010% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Average daily rate £388 - £251
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £240
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8618 9582 9827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.61% 45.22% 44.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5658 6364 6308
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 197 217
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.05 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in London

Sage
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sage across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Sage Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sage
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 3 £525 - 4
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (50.00%) CRM
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) ERP
4 11 (28.95%) Sage CRM
5 9 (23.68%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (18.42%) SQL
6 7 (18.42%) Advertising
6 7 (18.42%) SaaS
7 6 (15.79%) PaaS
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) IaaS
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (10.53%) Cisco
8 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.53%) Windows
8 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (10.53%) Sage 200
9 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
9 3 (7.89%) Siemens
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Infor CRM
10 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
10 2 (5.26%) Handset

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Sage CRM
2 4 (10.53%) Sage 200
3 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.26%) Infor CRM
3 2 (5.26%) Sage X3
4 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.63%) Line 50
4 1 (2.63%) Line 500
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.63%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (2.63%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) SaaS
2 6 (15.79%) IaaS
2 6 (15.79%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) 3G
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
1 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) ATM
2 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Consultant
2 15 (39.47%) Sage Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) CRM Consultant
3 10 (26.32%) Sage CRM Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Architect
5 6 (15.79%) CRM Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Sage CRM Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 4 (10.53%) CRM Implementation Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) ERP Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) ODBC
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.63%) Velocity
2 1 (2.63%) WAP
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.26%) Handset
2 1 (2.63%) APACS
2 1 (2.63%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) EFT
2 1 (2.63%) EMV
2 1 (2.63%) EPoS
2 1 (2.63%) FMCG
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
1 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
1 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) CRM
2 12 (31.58%) ERP
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (2.63%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.63%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 1 (2.63%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) High Availability
6 1 (2.63%) Logistics
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.63%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Siemens
5 2 (5.26%) Avaya
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Ceridian
6 1 (2.63%) CommVault
6 1 (2.63%) Elavon
6 1 (2.63%) Kronos
6 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.63%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.63%) Red Gate
6 1 (2.63%) TSYS
6 1 (2.63%) VeriFone
6 1 (2.63%) VocaLink
6 1 (2.63%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (2.63%) WorldPay
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Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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