The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sage 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.34% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £17.00 £11.30
% change year-on-year
-30.88% +50.44%
Sage
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 128 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.38% 38.55% 35.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 97 35
Median daily rate £350 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 12
Median hourly rate £8.80 £8.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -42.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Sage
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Sage.

1 1 (100.00%) ODBC

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC