The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 620 621 600
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing Northgate 35 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.058% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 15
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £223 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £400 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Northgate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend

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

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Northgate
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Northgate within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Northgate Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Northgate
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 35 £325 -13.33%
South East +24 9 £300 -22.58%
London -6 8 £350 +21.73%
East of England - 6 £238 -
East Midlands -2 5 £350 -3.44%
Leicester - 5 £350 -
Leicestershire - 5 £350 -
Hampshire - 5 £300 -
North West +18 3 £325 +44.44%
Essex - 3 £250 -
South West +6 2 £313 -16.66%
Manchester -2 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £319 -
Oldham - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £225 -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £175 -54.83%
Milton Keynes +12 1 £175 -54.83%
Plymouth - 1 £325 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -
Bracknell - 1 £400 -
Liverpool - 1 £325 -
Merseyside - 1 £325 -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Devon - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Northgate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Northgate.

1 30 (46.88%) SQL
2 26 (40.63%) Northgate Housing
3 20 (31.25%) Oracle
4 14 (21.88%) PL/SQL
5 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (17.19%) CRM
6 11 (17.19%) Windows
6 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
7 10 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (14.06%) Migration
8 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (14.06%) Capita
8 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
9 8 (12.50%) Civica
9 8 (12.50%) Citrix
9 8 (12.50%) MS Office
10 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (10.94%) Academy Housing
10 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.94%) Orchard
10 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (9.38%) ERD
11 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.38%) OPENHousing
11 6 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (9.38%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.38%) SQLPlus

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.50%) MS Office
3 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Northgate Housing
2 7 (10.94%) Academy Housing
3 6 (9.38%) OPENHousing
4 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (6.25%) arcHouse
5 4 (6.25%) ResourceLink
5 4 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (4.69%) Aareon QL
6 3 (4.69%) MIS ActiveH
6 3 (4.69%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (1.56%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (1.56%) Sage CRM
8 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) FTP
2 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.38%) SQLPlus
5 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.56%) EDMS
7 1 (1.56%) MS Access
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Toad
2 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (1.56%) Front Office
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Applications Support
3 11 (17.19%) Support Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Consultant
5 9 (14.06%) Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Support Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Applications Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Applications Support Consultant
8 6 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Systems Support
9 5 (7.81%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Systems Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 4 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Support Officer
11 3 (4.69%) HR Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) ICT Support
11 3 (4.69%) ICT Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) CSS
1 6 (9.38%) XML
1 6 (9.38%) XSL
1 6 (9.38%) XSLT
2 2 (3.13%) REST
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) CRM
2 9 (14.06%) Migration
3 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
3 7 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) ERD
4 6 (9.38%) Project Management
4 6 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Release Management
5 5 (7.81%) Workflow
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
6 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.69%) Validation
7 2 (3.13%) BPR
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) ITSM
7 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.56%) VB6
5 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) MCAD
2 1 (1.56%) MCSA
2 1 (1.56%) MCTS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.06%) Capita
4 8 (12.50%) Citrix
4 8 (12.50%) Civica
5 7 (10.94%) Orchard
6 4 (6.25%) Sage
6 4 (6.25%) SAP
7 3 (4.69%) Aareon
7 3 (4.69%) Cognos
7 3 (4.69%) Kypera
7 3 (4.69%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (3.13%) Kronos
8 2 (3.13%) NGA Human Resources
8 2 (3.13%) VMware
9 1 (1.56%) Anite
9 1 (1.56%) Hummingbird
9 1 (1.56%) JDA
9 1 (1.56%) PTC
9 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com