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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Northgate
Rank 536 512 544
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Contract jobs citing Northgate 37 59 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £241 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £475 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
-26.58% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +41.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +70.96%
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
23814 22459 25022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.69% 46.51% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13775 12894 13142
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1087 1022 1247
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £40.57 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Northgate across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Northgate Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 September 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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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
London +18 24 £365 +9.77% 3
North West +1 5 £300 -7.69% 3
South East -15 4 £288 -28.12% 1
West Midlands -28 2 £325 -21.21% 1
East Midlands 0 1 - -
East of England -34 1 £150 -54.54%
South West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 29 (37.18%) SQL
2 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
5 16 (20.51%) Business Objects
6 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 14 (17.95%) CRM
8 13 (16.67%) MS Office
8 13 (16.67%) Oracle
8 13 (16.67%) Project Management
9 12 (15.38%) ResourceLink
10 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.82%) Finance
11 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (11.54%) Windows
13 8 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (10.26%) Capita
14 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
14 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
14 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (7.69%) Degree
16 5 (6.41%) Statistics
16 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
16 5 (6.41%) Civica
16 5 (6.41%) Academy Housing
16 5 (6.41%) Data Cleansing
16 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
16 5 (6.41%) MS Visio

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (2.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.67%) MS Office
3 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.85%) MS Project
6 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (15.38%) ResourceLink
2 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.41%) Academy Housing
3 3 (3.85%) arcHouse
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.56%) SAP HR
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.28%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) DHCP
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
1 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.41%) EDRMS
5 4 (5.13%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.28%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.28%) EDMS
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.28%) Ingres
8 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.28%) Toad
1 1 (1.28%) Apache Continuum
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Front Office
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.28%) French Language
4 1 (1.28%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Business Systems Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Trainer
6 7 (8.97%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.97%) Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Support
8 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Business Developer
8 3 (3.85%) IT Trainer
8 3 (3.85%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Report Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Excel Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
1 4 (5.13%) XML
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) XHTML
3 1 (1.28%) jQuery
3 1 (1.28%) CSS
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.41%) Statistics
3 3 (3.85%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.13%) UNIX
4 2 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) CRM
2 13 (16.67%) Project Management
3 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.41%) ITIL
6 5 (6.41%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (5.13%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.13%) Time Management
7 4 (5.13%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Migration
7 4 (5.13%) Change Management
7 4 (5.13%) Workflow
8 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.85%) SOA
8 3 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.56%) PHP
3 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.28%) VB6
4 1 (1.28%) VB
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) COBOL
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) Business Objects
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle
4 8 (10.26%) Capita
5 5 (6.41%) Civica
5 5 (6.41%) SAP
5 5 (6.41%) Cognos
6 4 (5.13%) i-GRasp
6 4 (5.13%) Orchard
7 3 (3.85%) Comino
7 3 (3.85%) Sage
8 2 (2.56%) VMware
8 2 (2.56%) Citrix
8 2 (2.56%) NorthgateArinso
9 1 (1.28%) Lagan
9 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.28%) Kronos
9 1 (1.28%) Open Text
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