Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 15 July 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Contract jobs citing Sage 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Cambridge median daily rate £800 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +166.67% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £550 £300 -
% change year-on-year +83.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridge.

All Vendors
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 245 250 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 39.90% 39.68% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 145 187
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +4.23%
10th Percentile £278 £179 £213
90th Percentile £565 £538 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £418 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +19.29% -12.50% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 18
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% -14.63%
10th Percentile £11.54 £9.99 £15.35
90th Percentile £36.83 £22.90 £54.38
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.58% -5.71% -14.63%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Cambridge

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in Cambridge

Sage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Sage.

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Sage X3

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (100.00%) Sage X3
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP