Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 166 163
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +16
Contract jobs citing Sage 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.048% 0.049% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.100% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Berkshire median daily rate - £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.26% +80.56%
South East median daily rate £325 £425 £344
% change year-on-year -23.53% +23.64% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 1,987 2,007 2,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.03% 49.07% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1,027 1,117
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.43% +4.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 86 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% +13.46% -39.68%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.73 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £39.88 £44.66
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.13
% change year-on-year -2.94% +5.43% -12.84%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (50.00%) Sage CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Sage X3
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP

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 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (50.00%) Sage CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Sage CRM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL