Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sage 200 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 200 over the 6 months to 17 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.

Sage 200
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 841 859
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 -22
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 12 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.16% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 11
England median daily rate £300 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £228 £275
90th Percentile £395 £432 £425
UK median daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK median hourly rate - £18.75 -

Sage 200 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7574 8197 8532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.01% 8.33% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4569 4984 4962
England median daily rate £475 £448 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +2.58% +1.45%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 92 116
England median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £26.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.42% -1.94%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.02 £11.63
90th Percentile £65.28 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sage 200 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in England

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sage 200 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 200 in England

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 200 in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage 200 in England

Sage 200
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage 200 in England

Sage 200
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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
North of England +59 4 £275 -26.67% 1
South East +5 4 £375 +15.38% 1
North West +23 3 £250 -39.02% 1
London -9 3 £300 -7.69%
North East +66 1 £400 +45.45%
East of England -23 1 £300 -20.00%
Sage 200
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 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 England region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 12 (100.00%) Sage
2 10 (83.33%) Advertising
3 6 (50.00%) Sage 50
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Sage X3
7 1 (8.33%) Retail

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (50.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (8.33%) Sage X3
General
1 10 (83.33%) Advertising
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Accountant
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Accountant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Sage Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Finance Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Sage