The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.63% -
As % of the Vendors category - 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £9.10
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +86.81%
Sage
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 77 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 54.34% 62.60% 63.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 35
Median daily rate £388 £338 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £162 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £25.12 £17.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.76% -50.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire