The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 253 245 233
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Northgate 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.059% 0.095% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.20% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate £275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4079 4502 3988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.85% 47.50% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2348 2338 1954
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 214 232
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Northgate
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Northgate across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Northgate Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 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
Hampshire - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £250 -
Middlesex - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 £433 -
Northgate
England

Northgate
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Orchard
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ResourceLink
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (20.00%) Northgate Housing

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (20.00%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Orchard