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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 595 591 577
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Northgate 35 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.078% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 15
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Northgate
UK

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
22320 23396 23307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.10% 44.24% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13839 14136 13310
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 739 1000 1027
Median hourly rate £18.88 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.65% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Northgate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +2 12 £350 +8.52% 1
South East +9 8 £300 -27.27%
East Midlands +6 7 £350 -3.44%
East of England - 3 £225 -
North West +8 2 - -
South West +3 2 £313 -16.66% 1
Midlands - 1 £338 -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Northgate 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 England region with a requirement for Northgate.

1 28 (40.00%) SQL
2 27 (38.57%) Northgate Housing
3 20 (28.57%) Oracle
4 14 (20.00%) CRM
4 14 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
6 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
8 10 (14.29%) Migration
8 10 (14.29%) Windows
9 8 (11.43%) MS Office
9 8 (11.43%) Citrix
9 8 (11.43%) Project Management
9 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
9 8 (11.43%) Capita
9 8 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.00%) Orchard
10 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (8.57%) SQLPlus
11 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
11 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
11 6 (8.57%) XML
11 6 (8.57%) XSL
11 6 (8.57%) XSLT

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
3 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (38.57%) Northgate Housing
2 6 (8.57%) Academy Housing
3 5 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (7.14%) OPENHousing
4 4 (5.71%) arcHouse
4 4 (5.71%) ResourceLink
4 4 (5.71%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (2.86%) Aareon QL
5 2 (2.86%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (2.86%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (1.43%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.43%) Sage CRM
6 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) DHCP
2 1 (1.43%) FTP
2 1 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.57%) SQLPlus
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.43%) EDMS
7 1 (1.43%) MS Access
7 1 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Toad
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Front Office
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (50.00%) Analyst
2 19 (27.14%) Applications Support
3 13 (18.57%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Support Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Analyst Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Consultant
7 8 (11.43%) Business Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) Support Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) Applications Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Applications Support Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
9 6 (8.57%) Systems Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Support Specialist
11 3 (4.29%) HR Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) CSS
1 6 (8.57%) XML
1 6 (8.57%) XSL
1 6 (8.57%) XSLT
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.43%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) CRM
2 10 (14.29%) Migration
3 8 (11.43%) Project Management
3 8 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.57%) ERD
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Release Management
7 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.71%) Workflow
8 3 (4.29%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.29%) ITIL
8 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.29%) SDLC
8 3 (4.29%) Validation
9 2 (2.86%) Fault Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (2.86%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.43%) VB6
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
1 2 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.43%) MCAD
2 1 (1.43%) MCSA
2 1 (1.43%) MCTS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.43%) Capita
3 8 (11.43%) Citrix
4 7 (10.00%) Orchard
5 6 (8.57%) Civica
6 4 (5.71%) Sage
7 3 (4.29%) Aareon
7 3 (4.29%) Cognos
7 3 (4.29%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) Kronos
8 2 (2.86%) Kypera
8 2 (2.86%) NGA Human Resources
8 2 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.86%) VMware
9 1 (1.43%) Anite
9 1 (1.43%) Hummingbird
9 1 (1.43%) Lagan
9 1 (1.43%) PTC
9 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com