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 3 months to 24 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 111 119
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.40% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.73% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 979 1095 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 55.75% 55.11% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 676 625
Median daily rate £415 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 66 69
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.56% +136.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Sage.

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Sage X3

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 1 (100.00%) Sage X3
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Systems Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Implementation Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management