The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 381 404 383
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing Northgate 27 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.010% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.021% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 17
Average daily rate £325 £600 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £600 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.18 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
Northgate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8453 9457 9803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.52% 45.10% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5527 6284 6269
Average daily rate £438 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 218
Average hourly rate £21.70 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Northgate across the London region.

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in London

Northgate
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Northgate across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Northgate Daily Rate Histogram in London

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the London region.

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in London

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £150 -
Northgate
England

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (63.04%) Northgate Housing
2 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
3 23 (50.00%) CRM
3 23 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (47.83%) Windows
5 19 (41.30%) e-Learning
5 19 (41.30%) Learning Management System
6 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 5 (10.87%) Capita
8 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Citrix
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.52%) Intranet
9 3 (6.52%) SQL
9 3 (6.52%) Toad
9 3 (6.52%) SLA
9 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
9 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (6.52%) Orchard
9 3 (6.52%) Validation
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) VMware
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
9 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (63.04%) Northgate Housing
2 23 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (4.35%) ResourceLink
5 1 (2.17%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) MS Access
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) IT Trainer
1 20 (43.48%) Trainer
2 13 (28.26%) Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) CRM Trainer
3 10 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Trainer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Payroll Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) e-Learning
1 19 (41.30%) Learning Management System
2 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (10.87%) Project Management
3 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (6.52%) Validation
5 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (4.35%) Data Entry
5 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL
6 1 (2.17%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.17%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Capita
4 3 (6.52%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) Orchard
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Civica
6 1 (2.17%) Aareon
6 1 (2.17%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (2.17%) Sun