The table below looks at the statistics for Sage 200 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage 200 over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage 200
Rank 617 - 567
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 6 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% - 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
Average daily rate £300 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £299 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4026 4717 4727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.94% 9.22% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2367 2687 2419
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 37 55
Average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £60.16 £60.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

Sage 200
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 200 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sage 200
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sage 200 within the UK.

Sage 200 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sage 200
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 within the UK.

Sage 200 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sage 200
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 6 £300 - 17
South East - 3 £297 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £311 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
London - 1 £388 - 4
South West - 1 £300 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £293 - 1
Colchester - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £293 - 1

Sage 200
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sage 200 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sage 200.

1 13 (100.00%) Sage
2 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Advertising
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Sage 50
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) ACCA
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

Sage 200
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sage 200 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sage 200. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sage 50
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Advertising
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Migration Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Sage Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Migration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Sage 200 Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ODBC
2 1 (7.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACCA
1 1 (7.69%) CIMA
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Sage
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
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