The table below looks at the statistics for Sage 1000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage 1000 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage 1000
Rank 121 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 1000 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.047% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.32% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
315 260 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.26% 12.28% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 120 90
Average daily rate £425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 13
Average hourly rate £34.65 £37.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +98.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.93 £26.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £70.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

Sage 1000
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sage 1000 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 1000 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sage 1000
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sage 1000 across the West Midlands region.

Sage 1000 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Sage 1000
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 1000 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 1000.

1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Sage

Sage 1000
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Sage 1000 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 1000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage