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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 554 529 475
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -54
Contract jobs citing Northgate 27 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 27
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£325 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £247 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £359
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Northgate
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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
22374 21812 19582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.26% 45.04% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13305 12601 10753
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1013 1010 1117
Average hourly rate £18.88 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
West Midlands -5 8 £275 -
South East -6 5 £300 -6.25% 3
North West -17 4 £325 -1.51%
Midlands - 4 £425 -
East Midlands -4 3 £388 +55.00% 1
London -22 2 £160 -50.76% 5
East of England -1 1 £300 +20.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 17 (32.69%) Migration
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) Civica
3 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 11 (21.15%) Orchard
4 11 (21.15%) Aareon QL
4 11 (21.15%) Aareon
4 11 (21.15%) Northgate Housing
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle
6 9 (17.31%) Capita
7 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 7 (13.46%) ITIL
8 7 (13.46%) Academy Housing
8 7 (13.46%) MIS ActiveH
8 7 (13.46%) OPENHousing
9 6 (11.54%) ResourceLink
9 6 (11.54%) arcHouse
10 5 (9.62%) Project Management
10 5 (9.62%) Finance
10 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
10 5 (9.62%) CRM
10 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.62%) Kypera
10 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.62%) Orchard Housing
11 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Aareon QL
1 11 (21.15%) Northgate Housing
2 7 (13.46%) OPENHousing
2 7 (13.46%) MIS ActiveH
2 7 (13.46%) Academy Housing
3 6 (11.54%) arcHouse
3 6 (11.54%) ResourceLink
4 5 (9.62%) Orchard Housing
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) PaaS
1 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) EDMS
5 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) LSMW
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
2 2 (3.85%) Local Government
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) EDI
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.92%) LLPG
2 1 (1.92%) Statistics
2 1 (1.92%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Migration
2 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) CRM
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.85%) Benchmarking
8 2 (3.85%) Scrum
8 2 (3.85%) Service Management
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) Information Management
8 2 (3.85%) Document Management
8 2 (3.85%) Coaching
8 2 (3.85%) Business Development
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.77%) VBA
4 1 (1.92%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Civica
2 11 (21.15%) Orchard
2 11 (21.15%) Aareon
3 10 (19.23%) Oracle
4 9 (17.31%) Capita
5 5 (9.62%) Kypera
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.77%) Hummingbird
6 3 (5.77%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.77%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) Progress
8 1 (1.92%) Anite
8 1 (1.92%) Comino
8 1 (1.92%) Ceridian
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