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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 576 577 549
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Contract jobs citing Northgate 37 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.057% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 35
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £472 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.33 £20.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.65% -3.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
21786 22192 21681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.24% 45.06% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13176 12536
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 705 1010 1012
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +25 18 £375 +134.37%
South West - 5 £400 -
West Midlands -22 4 £300 +9.09%
East of England +8 3 £228 -24.00%
South East -22 3 £450 +50.00%
North West -17 2 £324 -0.38%
East Midlands +5 1 £350 -9.67%
Midlands -5 1 £325 -23.52%
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 35 (43.21%) Northgate Housing
2 18 (22.22%) CRM
2 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.28%) Windows
4 13 (16.05%) SQL
4 13 (16.05%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (14.81%) Oracle
5 12 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (12.35%) Project Management
6 10 (12.35%) Capita
7 9 (11.11%) Orchard
8 8 (9.88%) Toad
8 8 (9.88%) Civica
9 7 (8.64%) Migration
9 7 (8.64%) e-Learning
9 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
9 7 (8.64%) Learning Management System
10 6 (7.41%) OPENHousing
10 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
10 6 (7.41%) Academy Housing
11 5 (6.17%) ITIL
11 5 (6.17%) SLA
11 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.94%) ResourceLink
12 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (4.94%) Aareon
12 4 (4.94%) Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (4.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (4.94%) Sage

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 3 (3.70%) IIS
1 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (43.21%) Northgate Housing
2 13 (16.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (7.41%) Academy Housing
3 6 (7.41%) OPENHousing
4 4 (4.94%) arcHouse
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (4.94%) ResourceLink
5 2 (2.47%) Aareon QL
5 2 (2.47%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (2.47%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (1.23%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.23%) Sage CRM
6 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.23%) EDMS
6 1 (1.23%) GIS
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.47%) Finance
1 2 (2.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Front Office
2 1 (1.23%) Local Government
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 12 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Applications Support
5 9 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.64%) IT Trainer
7 7 (8.64%) Trainer
8 5 (6.17%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (6.17%) HR Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.94%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Payroll Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.94%) Systems Support Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) ADO
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) e-Learning
1 7 (8.64%) Learning Management System
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) CRM
2 10 (12.35%) Project Management
3 7 (8.64%) Migration
4 5 (6.17%) ITIL
4 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
5 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.94%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (4.94%) Workflow
6 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (3.70%) Validation
7 2 (2.47%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.47%) Change Management
7 2 (2.47%) Document Management
7 2 (2.47%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (2.47%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.23%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (1.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCAD
3 1 (1.23%) MCSA
3 1 (1.23%) MCTS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle
3 10 (12.35%) Capita
4 9 (11.11%) Orchard
5 8 (9.88%) Civica
6 4 (4.94%) Aareon
6 4 (4.94%) Sage
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (3.70%) SAP
7 3 (3.70%) VMware
8 2 (2.47%) Anite
8 2 (2.47%) Comino
8 2 (2.47%) Kronos
8 2 (2.47%) Kypera
8 2 (2.47%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.23%) Cognos
9 1 (1.23%) FrontRange
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Oneserve
9 1 (1.23%) Sun