The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sage 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.42% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
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 £11.00 £17.00 £11.30
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +50.44%
Sage
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 166 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 45.34% 44.86% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 79 187
Median daily rate £319 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £650 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 8
Median hourly rate £23.75 £20.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.66% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.58 £47.80 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Sage
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £175 -
Sage
South West

Sage
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Sage.

1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Lawson
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Lawson
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior WordPress Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP