Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Sage 50 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 50 over the 6 months to 22 November 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 50
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 379 385
Contract jobs citing Sage 50 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.074% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
England median daily rate £300 £406 £300
% change year-on-year -26.15% +35.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £11.00 -

Sage 50 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 1241 1349 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.37% 8.07% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 782 843
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 23
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.00% -18.18% +35.53%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.23 £16.25
90th Percentile £61.65 £99.00 £49.95
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%

Sage 50
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sage 50 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 50 in the South East

Sage 50
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 50 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 50 in the South East