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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 611 607 577
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -30
Contract jobs citing Northgate 29 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.059% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 32
Median daily rate £350 £300 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £256 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £393 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £42.33 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.92% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
24126 24971 24260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.87% 44.52% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14860 14635 13707
Median daily rate £400 £393 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 1125 1036
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 24 June 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 16 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 24 June 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 -3 28 £350 +16.66% 3
London +12 17 £338 +39.17% 1
West Midlands -28 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £325 -
East Midlands +3 2 £350 -9.67%
South East -3 2 £378 +2.37%
Leicester - 2 £350 -
Leicestershire - 2 £350 -
East of England +14 1 £370 +23.33% 1
Hampshire +7 1 £375 -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £370 +23.33%
Midlands -3 1 £325 -13.33%
Surrey -5 1 £380 +76.74%
North West -6 1 £435 +33.84% 1
South West - 1 £200 -
Bristol - 1 £200 -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 31 (42.47%) Northgate Housing
2 15 (20.55%) CRM
3 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.18%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (17.81%) SQL
5 12 (16.44%) Oracle
6 10 (13.70%) Windows
7 9 (12.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (10.96%) Capita
8 8 (10.96%) Project Management
9 7 (9.59%) Toad
9 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
9 7 (9.59%) Migration
10 6 (8.22%) Civica
10 6 (8.22%) Orchard
10 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.85%) SLA
11 5 (6.85%) Academy Housing
11 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (5.48%) OPENHousing
12 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.48%) Sage
12 4 (5.48%) IIS
12 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.48%) ITIL
13 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
13 3 (4.11%) MS Office
13 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL

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 4 (5.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (42.47%) Northgate Housing
2 9 (12.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (6.85%) Academy Housing
4 4 (5.48%) OPENHousing
5 3 (4.11%) arcHouse
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (4.11%) ResourceLink
6 1 (1.37%) Aareon QL
6 1 (1.37%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (1.37%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.37%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (1.37%) Sage CRM
6 1 (1.37%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.37%) EDMS
5 1 (1.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Toad
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.74%) Retail
1 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.37%) Back Office
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) Applications Support
2 12 (16.44%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Consultant
5 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (5.48%) HR Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) IT Trainer
9 3 (4.11%) Payroll Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Support Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) ADO
2 1 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.11%) e-Learning
2 3 (4.11%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) CRM
2 8 (10.96%) Project Management
3 7 (9.59%) Migration
4 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.48%) ITIL
5 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.11%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) Validation
6 3 (4.11%) Workflow
7 2 (2.74%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.74%) Change Management
7 2 (2.74%) Document Management
7 2 (2.74%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (2.74%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.37%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) MCAD
3 1 (1.37%) MCSA
3 1 (1.37%) MCTS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PMP
3 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.11%) Terminal Services
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) Capita
4 6 (8.22%) Civica
4 6 (8.22%) Orchard
5 4 (5.48%) Sage
6 3 (4.11%) Citrix
6 3 (4.11%) SAP
6 3 (4.11%) VMware
7 2 (2.74%) Aareon
7 2 (2.74%) Kronos
7 2 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.37%) Cognos
8 1 (1.37%) FrontRange
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Kypera
8 1 (1.37%) Lagan
8 1 (1.37%) Oneserve
8 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.37%) Sun