The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Sage 1000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sage 1000 over the 3 months to 25 June 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 1000
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 651 632
Rank change year-on-year +65 -19  
Contract jobs citing Sage 1000 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.026% 0.023% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Sage 1000 is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3911 4391 4807
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.28% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2301 2693 2747
Median daily rate £475 £438 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -0.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 52 50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Sage 1000
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Sage 1000 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 1000 in the UK

Sage 1000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sage 1000.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 1000 in the UK

Sage 1000
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 1000 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 1 - - 5
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sage 1000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Sage 1000.

1 2 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Sage 1000
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 500 Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sage Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft