The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 23 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 161 195
Rank change year-on-year +1 +34  
Contract jobs citing Sage 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £423 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £344
% change year-on-year +3.70% -1.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% -35.29%  

Sage is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1248 1368 2455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.82% 40.43% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1050 1825
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 67
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.25 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Sage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage in the City of London

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in the City of London

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage in the City of London

Sage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sage.

1 9 (75.00%) Advertising
2 8 (66.67%) Sage 200
3 6 (50.00%) Sage 50
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Data Management
7 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (8.33%) Document Management
7 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
7 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (8.33%) Office 365
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) Data Stewardship
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 6 (50.00%) Sage 50
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) iPaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (75.00%) Advertising
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Accountant
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Accountant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Data Stewardship
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSD
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Zuora
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