Period
to 22 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 February 2019 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 > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 604 624 566
Rank change year-on-year +20 -58 -1
Contract jobs citing Sage 16 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.060% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.091% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 27
London median daily rate £519 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.69% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £364 £186 £233
90th Percentile £575 £605 £660
England median daily rate £363 £403 £350
% change year-on-year -9.94% +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
London median hourly rate - £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.44% +15.38%
England median hourly rate - £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -32.00% +28.21%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17,577 18,760 17,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.93% 39.95% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,791 12,843 11,819
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £268
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 322 285
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% - +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.82 £12.02
90th Percentile £46.56 £53.20 £50.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in London

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in London

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage in London over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage in London

Sage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage in London

Sage
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the London region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
Central London -12 2 £369 +110.71% 8
Sage
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Sage.

1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) ERP
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Advertising
3 5 (31.25%) Sage X3
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) LDAP
5 3 (18.75%) Cognos
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 2 (12.50%) Workday
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) User Experience
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (6.25%) Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management

Sage
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Sage X3
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (6.25%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Hudson
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Sage Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Head of IT
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Director
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Accountant
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Assistant Accountant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Workday Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Workday Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Workday Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) BPMN
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Market Research
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Cognos
3 2 (12.50%) Workday
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Xero