The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 108 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sage 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - £11.30
Sage
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
705 868 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.88% 43.01% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 528 456
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 35
Median hourly rate £12.10 £16.72 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.48 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
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 West Yorkshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Sage
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sage Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Sage
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sage Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Sage
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Leeds - 1 £300 - 2
Sage
Yorkshire

Sage
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Migration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco