Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 10 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 382 362 366
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +36
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.024% 0.024% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
South East median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% +10.26%
10th Percentile £167 £363 £288
90th Percentile £338 £388 £363
England median daily rate £325 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +8.33% -17.24% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £15.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 - £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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,115 1,229 1,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.57% 7.38% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 696 778
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £613 £613 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 21
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £35.85 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% +59.33% -18.18%
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.25 £10.23
90th Percentile £78.99 £61.00 £99.00
England median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% - -13.79%

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in the South East

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 200 in the South East

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 200 in the South East over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage 200 in the South East

Sage 200
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Kent - 2 £228 - 1
Thames Valley +13 1 - - 2
Hampshire -25 1 £325 -13.33%
Berkshire - 1 - -
Sage 200
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Sage 200.

1 4 (100.00%) Sage
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Sage BI
4 1 (25.00%) AAT
4 1 (25.00%) Sage CRM
4 1 (25.00%) CIMA
4 1 (25.00%) ACCA
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Sage 200
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (25.00%) Sage BI
1 1 (25.00%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 200 Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Sage CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) AAT
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sage