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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 408 407 410
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Northgate 7 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
Average daily rate
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£323 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
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
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
City of London +1 1 £550 +54.92%
Northgate
England

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Capita
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Academy Housing
3 2 (25.00%) Orchard
3 2 (25.00%) arcHouse
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Orchard Housing
3 2 (25.00%) Aareon QL
3 2 (25.00%) Aareon
3 2 (25.00%) OPENHousing
3 2 (25.00%) Kypera
3 2 (25.00%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (25.00%) Civica
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SugarCRM
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (25.00%) Academy Housing
2 2 (25.00%) arcHouse
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (25.00%) Aareon QL
2 2 (25.00%) OPENHousing
2 2 (25.00%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (12.50%) Sage CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Agresso
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) LLPG
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Capita
2 2 (25.00%) Orchard
2 2 (25.00%) Aareon
2 2 (25.00%) Kypera
2 2 (25.00%) Civica
3 1 (12.50%) FrontRange
3 1 (12.50%) NorthgateArinso
3 1 (12.50%) Oneserve
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) Hummingbird
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Amdocs
3 1 (12.50%) PTC