Period
to 10 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 10 December 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.47% 0.45% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.05% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £376 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.33% +15.77% -
10th Percentile £363 £335 £313
90th Percentile £388 £394 £338
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 261 380 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.72% 42.41% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 220 260
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £162 £218
90th Percentile £524 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 20
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -65.64% +71.58%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £11.14
90th Percentile £58.75 £46.00 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +8.05% -13.50% +33.35%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Gloucestershire

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in Gloucestershire

Sage
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Cheltenham +10 2 £375 -3.23%
Sage
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) SnowdropKCS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CyberSource
2 1 (33.33%) Sage Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Jitterbit
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) HR Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CyberSource
1 1 (33.33%) Jitterbit
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft