Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sage over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Sage
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 162 177
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.049% 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.099% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £488 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +80.56% -
10th Percentile £415 £444 £234
90th Percentile £460 £506 £496
South East median daily rate £425 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +25.93% -3.57% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £15.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year - +57.89% -

Sage is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2026 2196 2474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.21% 51.08% 50.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 1136 1263
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 124 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £11.04 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.80 £44.48 £46.49
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Sage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Berkshire

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sage in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in Berkshire

Sage
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor +1 2 £438 -10.26%
Sage
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 2 (100.00%) ACCA
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) AAT
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 2 (100.00%) Infor
1 2 (100.00%) Workday
2 1 (50.00%) IIBA
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 2 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ERP Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ERP Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Finance Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) AAT
1 2 (100.00%) ACCA
1 2 (100.00%) CIMA
2 1 (50.00%) IIBA
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Infor
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Workday