Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sage over the 6 months to 18 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sage Group PLC.

Sage
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Sage 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £398
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £319 £398
% change year-on-year +56.86% -19.81% +22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £12.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -26.47% -

Sage is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 98 154 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 38.28% 36.41% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 90 62
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £205 £158 £269
90th Percentile £455 £501 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +1.59% +8.62%
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.20 £12.35
90th Percentile £37.05 £46.70 £18.92
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year +6.90% -8.37% +2.10%

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Staffordshire

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in Staffordshire