The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 months to 25 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.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
England / Yorkshire
Rank 122 139 132
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Contract jobs citing Sage 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.11% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.26% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £338 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.72% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sage is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 784 1150 1132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.30% 40.51% 42.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 735 690
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 61 58
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.19 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sage
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sage in Yorkshire

Sage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sage in Yorkshire

Sage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sage in Yorkshire

Sage
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +12 5 £338 +12.50% 4
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Sage 200
3 3 (37.50%) Sage 50
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Siebel
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Sage 200
1 3 (37.50%) Sage 50
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Support
3 1 (12.50%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Procurement Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Public Sector Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Sage 200 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Sage Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Magma
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel
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