The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 28 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 200
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 649 639
Rank change year-on-year +50 -10  
Contract jobs citing Sage 200 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.045% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 6
Median daily rate £300 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £338 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sage 200 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 4028 4434 4730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.23% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3135 3882 3693
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 74
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.37 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.75 £99.00 £47.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

Sage 200
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sage 200 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage 200 over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 200.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage 200 in the UK

Sage 200
Top 7 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +46 11 £300 -7.69% 20
UK excluding London +42 6 £313 - 18
London +16 5 £300 -7.69% 1
South East +27 2 £300 - 3
Midlands - 2 £350 - 3
North of England - 1 £400 - 10
East of England - 1 £300 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sage 200 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 200.

1 20 (100.00%) Sage
2 19 (95.00%) Advertising
3 9 (45.00%) Sage 50
4 8 (40.00%) Migration
5 7 (35.00%) ERP
6 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Retail
7 3 (15.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.00%) Web Services
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (5.00%) CRM
9 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (5.00%) ACCA
9 1 (5.00%) CIMA
9 1 (5.00%) MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Sage BI
9 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Power BI

Sage 200
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (5.00%) Sage BI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
General
1 19 (95.00%) Advertising
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Accountant
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Systems Accountant
3 6 (30.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Sage Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ACCA
1 1 (5.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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