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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Northgate
Rank 554 506 507
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +1
Contract jobs citing Northgate 25 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.096% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £125 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £380 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £359
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £75.00 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+347.76% -16.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £75.00 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -37.50%
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
22556 21567 20997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.05% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 12523 11265
Average daily rate £388 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1022 1287
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East -26 9 £350 -
London +9 8 £198 -55.11%
North West -11 5 £300 +13.20%
East Midlands +8 2 £450 +24.13% 2
South West -28 1 £300 -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (35.48%) Migration
2 21 (33.87%) Data Migration
3 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
5 15 (24.19%) ResourceLink
6 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
7 10 (16.13%) Data Cleansing
7 10 (16.13%) Finance
8 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
9 8 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
10 7 (11.29%) .NET
10 7 (11.29%) MS Office
10 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
10 7 (11.29%) Orchard
10 7 (11.29%) Data Extraction
10 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (9.68%) Data Architecture
11 6 (9.68%) HTML
11 6 (9.68%) CRM
11 6 (9.68%) Windows
12 5 (8.06%) Oracle
12 5 (8.06%) Business Objects
12 5 (8.06%) Toad
12 5 (8.06%) Capita
12 5 (8.06%) Academy Housing
12 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
13 4 (6.45%) Civica
13 4 (6.45%) arcHouse

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) MS Project
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) ResourceLink
2 5 (8.06%) Academy Housing
3 4 (6.45%) arcHouse
3 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.61%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DHCP
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.84%) EDMS
6 2 (3.23%) Ingres
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Toad
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Front Office
3 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Systems Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Trainer
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Configuration Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Business Manager
9 2 (3.23%) IT Support
10 1 (1.61%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.61%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) HTML
3 4 (6.45%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) XHTML
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.84%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Migration
2 21 (33.87%) Data Migration
3 10 (16.13%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) CRM
5 6 (9.68%) Data Architecture
6 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.45%) OOD
7 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.45%) OO
7 4 (6.45%) Project Management
8 3 (4.84%) Manual Testing
8 3 (4.84%) ITIL
8 3 (4.84%) Document Management
8 3 (4.84%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Line Management
9 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.23%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.45%) VBA
3 4 (6.45%) C
4 2 (3.23%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) COBOL
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) VB6
4 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Orchard
3 5 (8.06%) Capita
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.45%) Civica
5 3 (4.84%) NorthgateArinso
6 2 (3.23%) Comino
6 2 (3.23%) Anite
7 1 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) Cognos
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