The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 April 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 122 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Sage 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £285 £375
% change year-on-year +22.80% -24.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 969 1247 1373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.41% 47.49% 50.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 693 732
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 91 119
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.85 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +8.57%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage in the East of England

Sage
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 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
Norfolk +6 3 £350 -
Essex -10 1 £600 +71.42% 1
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sage.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Sage 50
2 3 (75.00%) Power BI
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) Odoo
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Hitachi

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (75.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (25.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (25.00%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (25.00%) Brocade
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Epicor
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (25.00%) SolidFire
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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