The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 136 128 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing Northgate 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.030% 0.036% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.082% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£213 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £308 £398
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -22.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1177 1216 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.87% 43.55% 39.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 605 485
Average daily rate £350 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £206 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 28 24
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £12.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +31.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £46.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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Job
Vacancies
North Lanarkshire - 1 £213 -
Northgate
UK

Northgate
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens