The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Northgate
England / West Midlands
Rank - 107 -
Contract jobs citing Northgate 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £344 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+39.91% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1085 1115 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.34% 46.42% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 547 532
Median daily rate £400 £408 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +16.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 102
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.90 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Northgate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Northgate across the West Midlands region.

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the West Midlands region.

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands