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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 564 582 528
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -54
Contract jobs citing Northgate 55 19 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.038% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.082% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 13 40
Average daily rate £315 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £435 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.87 £19.18 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.03% +19.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00

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
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 25 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 5 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
England +36 55 £315 -10.00% 9
London +23 32 £315 -47.50% 5
West Midlands -7 8 £344 - 1
South East -2 5 £275 -21.42% 2
North West -16 3 £280 -22.75%
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £401 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £250 -
Staffordshire - 3 £401 - 1
East Midlands -7 2 - - 1
Manchester -16 2 £285 -21.37%
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £331 -
South West +3 1 £375 +25.00%
Leicestershire -8 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £150 -
East of England - 1 £310 -
Yorkshire - 1 £433 -
York - 1 £433 -
Leatherhead - 1 £433 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £433 -
Kent - 1 £250 -
Middlesex - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 £433 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £310 -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (46.25%) Northgate Housing
2 26 (32.50%) CRM
2 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (28.75%) Windows
5 19 (23.75%) e-Learning
5 19 (23.75%) Learning Management System
6 8 (10.00%) SQL
7 7 (8.75%) Oracle
7 7 (8.75%) Capita
8 6 (7.50%) Orchard
8 6 (7.50%) ResourceLink
8 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
8 6 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) SLA
10 4 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (5.00%) Toad
10 4 (5.00%) Cognos
10 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (5.00%) Intranet
10 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.00%) Migration
10 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.00%) Civica
11 3 (3.75%) Kronos

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (1.25%) Apache
1 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (46.25%) Northgate Housing
2 24 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (7.50%) ResourceLink
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (3.75%) OPENHousing
6 2 (2.50%) Aareon QL
6 2 (2.50%) Academy Housing
6 2 (2.50%) arcHouse
6 2 (2.50%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (2.50%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.50%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.50%) Finance
1 2 (2.50%) Local Government
1 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Automotive
2 1 (1.25%) Back Office
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Analyst
2 21 (26.25%) Trainer
3 20 (25.00%) IT Trainer
4 12 (15.00%) Consultant
5 10 (12.50%) CRM Trainer
5 10 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
6 8 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.25%) HR Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) HR Business Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) HR Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) Implementation Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) e-Learning
1 19 (23.75%) Learning Management System
2 3 (3.75%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) CRM
2 6 (7.50%) Project Management
3 4 (5.00%) Migration
3 4 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (3.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (3.75%) Validation
5 2 (2.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.50%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (2.50%) Data Entry
5 2 (2.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (2.50%) ETL
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL
5 2 (2.50%) Workflow
6 1 (1.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (1.25%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (1.25%) ERP
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C
2 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.25%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Capita
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Orchard
4 4 (5.00%) Civica
4 4 (5.00%) Cognos
5 3 (3.75%) Aareon
5 3 (3.75%) Citrix
5 3 (3.75%) Kronos
5 3 (3.75%) NGA Human Resources
5 3 (3.75%) VMware
6 2 (2.50%) Anite
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco
6 2 (2.50%) Comino
6 2 (2.50%) Kypera
6 2 (2.50%) Siemens
7 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.25%) Lagan
7 1 (1.25%) Sun
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