Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 140 160
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 -9
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.096% 0.035% 0.083%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.60% 0.35% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Manchester median daily rate £200 £300 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -26.83% -
10th Percentile £175 £275 £366
90th Percentile £225 £325 £468
North West median daily rate £200 £275 £410
% change year-on-year -27.27% -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 188 288 308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.03% 10.16% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 188 186
Manchester median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £317 £310 £288
90th Percentile £575 £638 £538
North West median daily rate £430 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -9.47% +18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £10.88
North West median hourly rate £20.00 - £59.31

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 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) ACCA
2 2 (66.67%) CIMA
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) AAT
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Accountant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Accountant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ACCA
1 2 (66.67%) CIMA
2 1 (33.33%) AAT
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sage