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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 549 513 468
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -45
Contract jobs citing Northgate 23 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 46 34
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£388 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £228 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.59 £16.50 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.72% -54.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £16.50 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.92 £16.50 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £37.50
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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
22109 21507 19301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.47% 45.48% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12853 12106 10598
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £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 952 996 1103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
London -24 7 £369 +3.87% 3
West Midlands -8 5 £400 +19.40% 2
East Midlands -6 3 - - 4
South East - 2 £350 - 4
North West -15 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 3
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Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (46.81%) Migration
2 18 (38.30%) Data Migration
3 13 (27.66%) ResourceLink
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) Civica
4 10 (21.28%) Orchard
5 8 (17.02%) Finance
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.64%) CRM
8 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (8.51%) Capita
9 4 (8.51%) Academy Housing
9 4 (8.51%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.51%) VBA
10 3 (6.38%) .NET
10 3 (6.38%) C
10 3 (6.38%) Business Objects
10 3 (6.38%) SAP
10 3 (6.38%) Web Services
10 3 (6.38%) Windows
10 3 (6.38%) E-Learning
10 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) arcHouse

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) ResourceLink
2 4 (8.51%) Academy Housing
3 3 (6.38%) arcHouse
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (4.26%) EDMS
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) LSMW
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.13%) Local Government
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Support Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Applications Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Trainer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) EDI
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) XHTML
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.38%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.13%) Statistics
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Migration
2 18 (38.30%) Data Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) CRM
3 5 (10.64%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Document Management
6 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.26%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.13%) Scrum
7 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.51%) VBA
4 3 (6.38%) C
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) COBOL
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) VB6
5 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ISEB
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Civica
1 10 (21.28%) Orchard
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Capita
5 3 (6.38%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.38%) SAP
6 2 (4.26%) Anite
6 2 (4.26%) Comino
6 2 (4.26%) NorthgateArinso
7 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
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