Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Sage Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 879 865
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Sage Consultant 15 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.014% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.015% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 18
UK median daily rate £500 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £313
90th Percentile £590 £495 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £306 £375
% change year-on-year +63.27% -18.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Sage Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Sage Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sage Consultant in the UK

Sage Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage Consultant in the UK

Sage Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sage Consultant over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sage Consultant in the UK

Sage Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage Consultant in the UK

Sage Consultant
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 14 £500 +53.85% 4
UK excluding London +31 10 £500 +63.27% 2
North of England +65 4 £450 +56.52% 1
London -6 4 £600 +33.33% 1
Midlands +27 3 £525 +61.54%
South East +6 3 £250 -16.67% 1
East Midlands +3 2 £550 -
North East - 2 £475 -
Yorkshire +31 1 £350 +21.74%
West Midlands +21 1 £500 +53.85%
North West - 1 £500 - 1

Sage Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Sage Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Sage Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Sage
2 13 (86.67%) Advertising
3 11 (73.33%) ERP
4 8 (53.33%) Sage X3
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (20.00%) Sage 200
8 2 (13.33%) CRM
8 2 (13.33%) Sage CRM
9 1 (6.67%) Retail
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (6.67%) Marketing
9 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (6.67%) Sage 50
9 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
9 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
9 1 (6.67%) Sage 500

Sage Consultant Skill Set
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 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Sage X3
2 3 (20.00%) Sage 200
3 2 (13.33%) Sage CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
4 1 (6.67%) Sage 50
4 1 (6.67%) Sage 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (86.67%) Advertising
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com