Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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.

Sage 200
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 158 158
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 -
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.089% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.01% 1.06% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Manchester median daily rate £300 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.83% - -
North West median daily rate £275 £410 £425
% change year-on-year -32.93% -3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 297 283 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.22% 8.40% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 170 178
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.94% -1.56%
10th Percentile £310 £312 £263
90th Percentile £638 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £413
% change year-on-year +9.76% -0.61% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £10.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.75% +57.89%
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £60.66 £50.80
% change year-on-year +10.14% +19.40% +89.34%

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in Manchester

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 200 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
3 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) Sage 50
1 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Accountant
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Accountant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 200 Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sage