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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 535 497 479
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -18
Contract jobs citing Northgate 24 57 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 48 20
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£350 £335 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -15.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £190 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £408 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.18 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.87% -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 £20.00
% 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
21402 21128 19123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.71% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 11819 10324
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 885 921 1193
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
South East -16 9 £350 - 4
London -12 8 £388 +10.71% 2
North West -17 2 £363 +7.40% 3
West Midlands -18 2 £325 +8.33% 3
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 22 (43.14%) Migration
2 21 (41.18%) Data Migration
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 14 (27.45%) ResourceLink
5 11 (21.57%) Civica
5 11 (21.57%) Orchard
5 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (17.65%) .NET
6 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 9 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (13.73%) Data Extraction
7 7 (13.73%) Finance
7 7 (13.73%) CRM
7 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
8 6 (11.76%) HTML
8 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) Data Architecture
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (9.80%) Capita
9 5 (9.80%) Academy Housing
9 5 (9.80%) Windows
9 5 (9.80%) Toad
10 4 (7.84%) OOD
10 4 (7.84%) XML
10 4 (7.84%) C
10 4 (7.84%) VBA
10 4 (7.84%) OO
10 4 (7.84%) Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) arcHouse

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (3.92%) SAS
1 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (27.45%) ResourceLink
2 5 (9.80%) Academy Housing
3 4 (7.84%) arcHouse
3 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Ingres
3 2 (3.92%) EDMS
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Toad
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Systems Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Support Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Trainer
8 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Configuration Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) HR Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) XHTML
4 2 (3.92%) EDI
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Extraction
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Migration
2 21 (41.18%) Data Migration
3 9 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (13.73%) CRM
5 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) OO
6 4 (7.84%) OOD
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.92%) Manual Testing
8 2 (3.92%) System Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.84%) VBA
3 4 (7.84%) C
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) COBOL
4 2 (3.92%) VB
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) VB6
5 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Civica
1 11 (21.57%) Orchard
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Capita
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.92%) Comino
5 2 (3.92%) Anite
5 2 (3.92%) NorthgateArinso
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
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Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £0.30 - £0.40 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago