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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 608 598 629
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Contract jobs citing Northgate 16 48 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.087% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 15
Median daily rate £381 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.63% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £235 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £375 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.87 £75.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -77.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £75.00

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
22572 23646 25687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 42.71% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13871 15133
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 979 1231
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 21 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 4 December 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 -20 16 £381 +38.63% 1
London -23 6 £394 +40.62% 1
East of England +8 5 £468 +134.00%
South East +24 4 £325 +30.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 £469 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £469 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £175 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £175 -
North West +3 1 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £250 -
Midlands - 1 £300 -
City of London - 1 £363 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) Northgate Housing
3 15 (29.41%) Oracle
4 13 (25.49%) Migration
5 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 11 (21.57%) CRM
7 9 (17.65%) XML
8 8 (15.69%) Citrix
8 8 (15.69%) Windows
9 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (11.76%) Release Management
10 6 (11.76%) ERD
10 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
10 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (11.76%) SQLPlus
10 6 (11.76%) Project Management
10 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.76%) XSL
10 6 (11.76%) XSLT
10 6 (11.76%) MS Office
10 6 (11.76%) CSS
10 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (9.80%) Capita
11 5 (9.80%) Management Information System

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 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Northgate Housing
2 5 (9.80%) ResourceLink
3 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (7.84%) SAP HR
4 3 (5.88%) Aareon QL
4 3 (5.88%) Academy Housing
4 3 (5.88%) MIS ActiveH
4 3 (5.88%) OPENHousing
4 3 (5.88%) Orchard Housing
4 3 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (3.92%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.96%) arcHouse
6 1 (1.96%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Intranet
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) FTP
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.76%) SQLPlus
3 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.96%) MS Access
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) LSMW
2 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Local Government
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 11 (21.57%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Consultant
5 8 (15.69%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Support Consultant
8 4 (7.84%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Support
9 3 (5.88%) HR Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) ICT Officer
9 3 (5.88%) ICT Support
9 3 (5.88%) ICT Support Officer
9 3 (5.88%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) XML
2 6 (11.76%) CSS
2 6 (11.76%) XSL
2 6 (11.76%) XSLT
3 3 (5.88%) BAPI
4 2 (3.92%) REST
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Migration
2 11 (21.57%) CRM
3 6 (11.76%) ERD
3 6 (11.76%) Project Management
3 6 (11.76%) Release Management
4 5 (9.80%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Validation
5 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) ERP
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (5.88%) Data Mapping
6 3 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 3 (5.88%) Data Validation
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) VB6
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Citrix
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) Capita
5 4 (7.84%) Civica
5 4 (7.84%) Orchard
5 4 (7.84%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (7.84%) SAP
6 3 (5.88%) Aareon
6 3 (5.88%) Kypera
6 3 (5.88%) NGA Human Resources
7 2 (3.92%) Castleton
7 2 (3.92%) Cognos
7 2 (3.92%) VMware
8 1 (1.96%) Anite
8 1 (1.96%) JDA
8 1 (1.96%) PTC
8 1 (1.96%) RedPrairie
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