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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 571 560 517
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -43
Contract jobs citing Northgate 37 43 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.080% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 21
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£300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £199 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £390 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £328 £369
% change year-on-year
-8.39% -11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £24.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%

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
25025 24195 23227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.72% 44.96% 47.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14656 13591 12365
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1112 1036 1232
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Northgate within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
England -23 36 £300 -7.69% 12
West Midlands +6 12 £275 -15.38%
South East -13 9 £369 +15.23% 3
Warwickshire - 8 £275 -
Warwick - 7 £275 -
North West -19 6 £325 -1.51% 2
London -22 4 £325 +8.33% 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £438 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £369 -
Birmingham -9 2 - -
East Midlands -10 2 £388 -
Cheshire -13 2 - -
Worcester - 2 £375 -
Chester - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 2
Bedfordshire +7 1 £300 +100.00%
Luton +5 1 £300 +100.00%
Hampshire 0 1 - - 2
East of England -1 1 £300 +100.00%
Scotland -2 1 - -
Surrey -2 1 £215 -
City of London -8 1 £550 +41.02%
Bedford - 1 £300 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Derby - 1 - -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 15 (25.00%) SQL
1 15 (25.00%) Civica
2 14 (23.33%) Business Analysis
3 13 (21.67%) Orchard
3 13 (21.67%) Aareon QL
3 13 (21.67%) Aareon
4 12 (20.00%) Northgate Housing
5 11 (18.33%) Capita
5 11 (18.33%) Oracle
6 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 10 (16.67%) Migration
7 9 (15.00%) Academy Housing
7 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (15.00%) ITIL
7 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.00%) OPENHousing
8 8 (13.33%) MIS ActiveH
8 8 (13.33%) CRM
9 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
9 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
10 6 (10.00%) arcHouse
10 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 5 (8.33%) Web Services
11 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.33%) Finance
11 5 (8.33%) Kypera
11 5 (8.33%) Orchard Housing
11 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
11 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Aareon QL
2 12 (20.00%) Northgate Housing
3 9 (15.00%) OPENHousing
3 9 (15.00%) Academy Housing
4 8 (13.33%) MIS ActiveH
5 6 (10.00%) arcHouse
6 5 (8.33%) Orchard Housing
7 3 (5.00%) ResourceLink
8 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (1.67%) Agresso
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) WAN
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) EDMS
6 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) LSMW
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Local Government
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Support Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Manager
7 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Support
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) EDI
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.67%) LLPG
2 1 (1.67%) Statistics
2 1 (1.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (16.67%) Project Management
2 10 (16.67%) Migration
3 9 (15.00%) ITIL
3 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.33%) CRM
5 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.33%) Scrum
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
7 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.33%) Benchmarking
7 2 (3.33%) BPR
7 2 (3.33%) Business Development
7 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) ISEB
1 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Civica
2 13 (21.67%) Orchard
2 13 (21.67%) Aareon
3 11 (18.33%) Capita
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) Kypera
5 4 (6.67%) Progress
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.00%) Hummingbird
6 3 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 2 (3.33%) NorthgateArinso
8 1 (1.67%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.67%) Ceridian
8 1 (1.67%) Comino
8 1 (1.67%) Anite
8 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.67%) HP
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix
London
Code Red Associates
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago