Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 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.

Sage 200
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 202 221
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 +23
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.074% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.43% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
North West median daily rate £200 £275 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -33.33% -2.94%
10th Percentile £175 £225 £369
90th Percentile £225 £360 £466
England median daily rate £325 £300 £338
% change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £18.75

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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 464 587 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.21% 10.80% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 371 345
North West median daily rate £463 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £322
90th Percentile £600 £650 £583
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £66.80 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +142.92% -47.59%
10th Percentile £33.38 £61.56 £11.80
90th Percentile £53.75 £69.07 £69.07
England median hourly rate £33.71 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +72.87% -13.33% -25.00%

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sage 200 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in the North West

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 200 in the North West

Sage 200
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200 within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Manchester -7 2 £200 -33.33% 1
Sage 200
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) ACCA
2 1 (50.00%) CIMA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Accountant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Accountant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ACCA
1 1 (50.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sage