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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Northgate
Rank 567 516 557
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +41
Contract jobs citing Northgate 39 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 42 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £381 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -

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
26168 24713 26939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.27% 46.89% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14687 13698 13693
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1117 1107 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Northgate within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Northgate Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014. 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 -39 38 £325 -13.33% 9
London +25 27 £325 +3.17% 6
South East -26 5 £290 -23.93%
North West -9 3 £325 - 2
Manchester -10 2 £325 - 2
West Midlands -22 2 £325 -13.33%
Birmingham -2 1 - -
Hampshire -21 1 - -
East of England -26 1 £150 -54.54%
Bedfordshire - 1 £150 -
Berkshire - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
South West - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Oldham - - - -
Rotherham - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 28 (32.94%) SQL
2 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.71%) Management Information System
4 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
5 18 (21.18%) Business Objects
5 18 (21.18%) Finance
6 15 (17.65%) Project Management
7 14 (16.47%) Oracle
7 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
7 14 (16.47%) CRM
8 13 (15.29%) MS Office
9 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
9 12 (14.12%) ResourceLink
10 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
11 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (9.41%) Capita
12 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (9.41%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (8.24%) Windows
13 7 (8.24%) Workflow
13 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
13 7 (8.24%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (7.06%) Statistics
14 6 (7.06%) Project Planning
14 6 (7.06%) Degree
15 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
15 5 (5.88%) Data Integration
15 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
15 5 (5.88%) Front Office

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (2.35%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.29%) MS Office
3 7 (8.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.53%) MS Project
6 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) ResourceLink
2 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.71%) Academy Housing
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.35%) arcHouse
5 2 (2.35%) SAP HR
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.18%) Agresso
6 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) DHCP
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
1 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.41%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.88%) EDRMS
5 4 (4.71%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.18%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.18%) MS Access
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Front Office
3 3 (3.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.18%) French Language
5 1 (1.18%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 10 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (10.59%) Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Applications Support
5 8 (9.41%) Trainer
6 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Payroll Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Integration Project Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Integration Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.53%) Business Developer
10 3 (3.53%) IT Trainer
10 3 (3.53%) Business Objects Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) XML
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) CSS
2 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.06%) Statistics
3 5 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.53%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.35%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.18%) EPoS
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Project Management
2 14 (16.47%) CRM
3 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
4 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.24%) Workflow
7 6 (7.06%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.88%) ITIL
9 4 (4.71%) Change Management
9 4 (4.71%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.71%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (4.71%) Time Management
9 4 (4.71%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.53%) Migration
10 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) PHP
2 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.18%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) Business Objects
3 14 (16.47%) Oracle
4 8 (9.41%) Capita
5 5 (5.88%) SAP
5 5 (5.88%) Cognos
6 4 (4.71%) i-GRasp
6 4 (4.71%) Civica
7 3 (3.53%) Comino
7 3 (3.53%) Orchard
7 3 (3.53%) Sage
8 2 (2.35%) NorthgateArinso
9 1 (1.18%) Lagan
9 1 (1.18%) Open Text
9 1 (1.18%) VMware
9 1 (1.18%) Kronos
9 1 (1.18%) Citrix
9 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
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