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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Northgate
Rank 575 533 505
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -28
Contract jobs citing Northgate 32 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.093% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £208 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £359
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £23.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -12.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -17.35%

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
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 29 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 22 May 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 -41 31 £350 +7.69% 21
West Midlands -2 8 £275 - 3
South East -13 5 £300 -6.25% 6
North West -20 5 £325 -1.51% 2
Midlands - 5 £425 - 1
Worcester - 5 £425 -
Worcestershire - 5 £425 -
East Midlands -9 4 £388 +55.00% 3
London -35 3 £388 +19.23% 5
Warwick - 3 £275 -
Warwickshire - 3 £275 -
Cheshire -10 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £385 -
Chester - 2 - -
Derby - 2 - -
East of England +8 1 £300 +20.00%
Luton +6 1 £300 +20.00%
Bedfordshire +6 1 £300 +20.00%
Surrey +5 1 £215 -
City of London +3 1 £388 +0.51%
Manchester -14 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 -
Motherwell - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (35.19%) Migration
2 15 (27.78%) SQL
3 14 (25.93%) Data Migration
4 12 (22.22%) Civica
5 11 (20.37%) Orchard
5 11 (20.37%) Aareon QL
5 11 (20.37%) Aareon
5 11 (20.37%) Northgate Housing
6 10 (18.52%) Oracle
7 9 (16.67%) Capita
8 8 (14.81%) ResourceLink
8 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
9 7 (12.96%) Academy Housing
9 7 (12.96%) MIS ActiveH
9 7 (12.96%) OPENHousing
10 6 (11.11%) arcHouse
10 6 (11.11%) ITIL
11 5 (9.26%) Finance
11 5 (9.26%) CRM
11 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
11 5 (9.26%) Kypera
11 5 (9.26%) Orchard Housing
12 4 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (7.41%) Project Management
12 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
12 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
12 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
13 3 (5.56%) MS Excel

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.85%) Documentum
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Aareon QL
1 11 (20.37%) Northgate Housing
2 8 (14.81%) ResourceLink
3 7 (12.96%) Academy Housing
3 7 (12.96%) MIS ActiveH
3 7 (12.96%) OPENHousing
4 6 (11.11%) arcHouse
5 5 (9.26%) Orchard Housing
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) LSMW
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Local Government
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 4 (7.41%) Applications Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Systems Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.85%) Statistics
2 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.85%) Open Source
2 1 (1.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Migration
2 14 (25.93%) Data Migration
3 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) CRM
6 4 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Business Development
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Coaching
9 1 (1.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
1 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Civica
2 11 (20.37%) Orchard
2 11 (20.37%) Aareon
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 9 (16.67%) Capita
5 5 (9.26%) Kypera
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
7 3 (5.56%) SAP
8 2 (3.70%) Progress
8 2 (3.70%) Hummingbird
9 1 (1.85%) Anite
9 1 (1.85%) Comino
9 1 (1.85%) Ceridian
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