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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - 85 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.097% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +25.92%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
761 418 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 59.04% 40.35% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 210 169
Median daily rate £288 £328 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 32 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in the North East