The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
England / North East
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.35% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
405 357 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 46.61% 41.37% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 239 163
Median daily rate £370 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £569 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £11.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+99.36% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.46 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.25 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Sage
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Logi
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Logi Analytics

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Logi
1 1 (50.00%) Logi Analytics