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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage 1000
UK
Rank 582 636 627
Rank change year-on-year +54 -9  
Contract jobs citing Sage 1000 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.026% 0.094% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £270 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.62% -36.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £270 £425
% change year-on-year +29.62% -36.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 3828 4251 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 7.99% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2316 2561 2635
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 40
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

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 27 March 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 +48 1 £350 +29.62% 4
Worcester - 1 £350 -
Worcestershire - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 1

Sage 1000
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Sage
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Sage 1000
Top Related 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Sage 500 Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sage