The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Northgate
Rank 519 460 537
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +77
Contract jobs citing Northgate 45 56 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 17
Average daily rate £325 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £263 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £383 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +39.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.85 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.81% -4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.00%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22805 20031 25394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.89% 46.57% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13131 11003 13370
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £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 1006 1113 1224
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Northgate
UK

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 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +2 34 £325 -7.14% 4
North East - 4 £300 -
North West -21 3 £330 - 1
South East -4 1 £215 +1.17%
East Midlands -19 1 £250 -39.75% 1
West Midlands -24 1 £365 -14.11%
East of England -29 1 £250 -37.50% 2
Yorkshire - - - -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (37.23%) SQL
2 27 (28.72%) CRM
3 23 (24.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (21.28%) Business Objects
4 20 (21.28%) Management Information System
5 19 (20.21%) Front Office
6 18 (19.15%) Oracle
6 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
7 15 (15.96%) Migration
8 14 (14.89%) Finance
8 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.83%) MS Office
9 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
10 12 (12.77%) Project Management
11 11 (11.70%) HTML
11 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.70%) Civica
12 10 (10.64%) XML
13 8 (8.51%) Workflow
13 8 (8.51%) Asset Management
13 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
13 8 (8.51%) CSS
13 8 (8.51%) Capita
14 7 (7.45%) Orchard
14 7 (7.45%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (7.45%) ResourceLink
14 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database
14 7 (7.45%) Web Services
14 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (4.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.06%) FormScape
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) MS Office
2 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (7.45%) ResourceLink
2 4 (4.26%) arcHouse
2 4 (4.26%) Academy Housing
3 3 (3.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.13%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.06%) Servitor
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.06%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.26%) EDRMS
7 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.19%) QlikView
7 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.06%) MS Access
9 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.06%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.06%) Toad
General
1 19 (20.21%) Front Office
2 14 (14.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.13%) Local Government
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.89%) Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Administrator
6 9 (9.57%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (9.57%) Programmer
7 8 (8.51%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Junior
7 8 (8.51%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Manager
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (6.38%) Junior Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Integration Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Uniface Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Payroll Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) HTML
2 10 (10.64%) XML
3 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 7 (7.45%) Web Services
5 6 (6.38%) .NET
6 4 (4.26%) WCF
7 2 (2.13%) HTML5
7 2 (2.13%) REST
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.32%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.19%) GIS
4 2 (2.13%) iPad
4 2 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Solaris
2 2 (2.13%) UNIX
2 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) CRM
2 23 (24.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (15.96%) Migration
4 12 (12.77%) Project Management
5 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.51%) Workflow
6 8 (8.51%) Asset Management
7 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.32%) ITIL
9 5 (5.32%) Quality Management
9 5 (5.32%) Scrum
9 5 (5.32%) QMS
9 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.26%) ETL
10 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) SQL
2 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.32%) Uniface
4 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Business Objects
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle
3 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.70%) Civica
5 8 (8.51%) Capita
6 7 (7.45%) Orchard
7 3 (3.19%) NorthgateArinso
8 2 (2.13%) Comino
8 2 (2.13%) Open Text
8 2 (2.13%) Lagan
8 2 (2.13%) Sun
8 2 (2.13%) Sage
8 2 (2.13%) SAP
9 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.06%) Anite
9 1 (1.06%) Citrix
9 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.06%) Peoplefluent
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