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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 200
Rank 589 588 558
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.16% 0.021% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
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£275 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 -

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
4273 4711 4280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 8.85% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2448 2603 2142
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £52.50 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £34.32 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-34.44% -9.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Sage 200 Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 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 3 June 2015. 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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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 -9 5 £275 - 21
South East -5 3 £275 - 7
Berkshire +2 2 £275 -
South Wales - 2 £300 - 2
Slough - 2 £275 -
Wales - 2 £300 - 3
South West - 1 £200 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £200 -
Yorkshire - 1 £338 - 2
Cardiff - 1 £200 - 1
Port Talbot - 1 £400 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £400 -

Sage 200
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Sage
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Sage 1000
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Sage ERP X3
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CIMA
5 1 (12.50%) ACCA
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (12.50%) Line 50
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics

Sage 200
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Sage 1000
2 1 (12.50%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (12.50%) Line 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Sage Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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