The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Northgate Information Solutions plc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 556 537 470
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -67
Contract jobs citing Northgate 27 45 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 40 39
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£381 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £204 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £383
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £23.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22947 22934 20258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 45.61% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 13172 11100
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1016 1130
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in England

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Northgate across the England region.

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in England

Northgate
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Northgate across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Northgate Daily Rate Histogram in England

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the England region.

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in England

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -5 7 £375 +2.73% 2
London -22 7 £350 +7.69% 8
Midlands - 5 £425 -
East Midlands +7 3 - - 1
North West -19 3 - -
South East -6 2 - - 3
Northgate
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Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Northgate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Northgate.

1 20 (40.00%) Migration
2 16 (32.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) Northgate Housing
5 11 (22.00%) Civica
5 11 (22.00%) Orchard
6 10 (20.00%) ResourceLink
6 10 (20.00%) Oracle
7 9 (18.00%) Aareon QL
7 9 (18.00%) Aareon
8 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.00%) Finance
10 5 (10.00%) ITIL
10 5 (10.00%) CRM
10 5 (10.00%) OPENHousing
10 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (10.00%) Capita
10 5 (10.00%) Academy Housing
10 5 (10.00%) MIS ActiveH
11 4 (8.00%) Orchard Housing
11 4 (8.00%) arcHouse
11 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (6.00%) Project Management
12 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
12 3 (6.00%) SAP

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Northgate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Northgate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Northgate Housing
2 10 (20.00%) ResourceLink
3 9 (18.00%) Aareon QL
4 5 (10.00%) OPENHousing
4 5 (10.00%) Academy Housing
4 5 (10.00%) MIS ActiveH
5 4 (8.00%) Orchard Housing
5 4 (8.00%) arcHouse
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) EDMS
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.00%) LSMW
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Support Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.00%) Statistics
2 1 (2.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Migration
2 16 (32.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) CRM
3 5 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.00%) Document Management
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Data Management
6 1 (2.00%) Information Management
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.00%) VBA
4 2 (4.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Civica
1 11 (22.00%) Orchard
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) Aareon
4 5 (10.00%) Capita
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.00%) SAP
6 3 (6.00%) Kypera
7 2 (4.00%) Hummingbird
8 1 (2.00%) Anite
8 1 (2.00%) Comino
West London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £180 - £187.50 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Parliamentary Digital Service
Rate: From £34,989 to £42,401 per annum Band B1 Salary £34,989 - £42,401 plu
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £180 - £187.50 per day
Posted: 23 days ago