Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sage Group PLC.

Sage
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 156 185
Rank change year-on-year +3 +29 -12
Contract jobs citing Sage 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.084% 0.23% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.42% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -15.63% +36.17%
10th Percentile £364 £298 £375
90th Percentile £421 £394 £425
South East median daily rate £425 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +25.93% -10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £9.50
South East median hourly rate - £15.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year - +57.89% -

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1916 2151 2260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 53.71% 55.22% 50.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 1342 1331
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +8.39%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £543 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 116 123
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.29% +5.26% +22.58%
10th Percentile £10.41 £11.93 £12.05
90th Percentile £45.00 £55.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.57% -14.58% +15.27%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Hampshire

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in Hampshire

Sage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage in Hampshire

Sage
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Hampshire 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
Eastleigh -2 2 £388 -3.13%
Southampton +6 1 - -
Sage
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Finance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification