Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Northgate over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Northgate
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 791 775
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16 -31
Contract jobs citing Northgate 45 76 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.075% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 40
England median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £226 £215 £255
90th Percentile £459 £469 £453
UK median daily rate £338 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -3.57% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
England median hourly rate £17.50 £42.33 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.66% +78.23% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.25 £42.33 £20.63
90th Percentile £22.75 £42.33 £27.88
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £42.33 £23.75
% change year-on-year -58.66% +78.23% -5.00%

Northgate is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 38545 44989 45946
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.70% 44.34% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23739 28035 27084
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £258 £250 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1295 1477 2009
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.93 £44.60 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

Northgate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Northgate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Northgate in England

Northgate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Northgate in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Northgate in England

Northgate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Northgate in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Northgate in England

Northgate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Northgate in England

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 33 £331 -1.85% 1
South East +23 5 £300 -14.29%
North of England +64 3 £325 +0.39% 1
Midlands +11 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 1
North West +36 1 - -
West Midlands +26 1 £350 +16.67%
South West +1 1 £398 -0.63% 1
East of England -10 1 £350 +53.51%
East Midlands -18 1 - -
Northgate
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Northgate.

1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) Northgate Housing
3 15 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
5 7 (15.56%) Finance
6 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.11%) Toad
7 5 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Local Government
7 5 (11.11%) Civica
7 5 (11.11%) Capita
7 5 (11.11%) ResourceLink
7 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Orchard
8 4 (8.89%) Document Management
8 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) ITIL
9 3 (6.67%) Windows
9 3 (6.67%) CRM
9 3 (6.67%) ERP
9 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) System Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.67%) QA

Northgate
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Northgate Housing
2 5 (11.11%) ResourceLink
2 5 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (6.67%) OPENHousing
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.44%) Aareon QL
4 2 (4.44%) Academy Housing
4 2 (4.44%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 2 (4.44%) Kypera Housing
4 2 (4.44%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (4.44%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.22%) iTrent
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.22%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.22%) G Suite
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.22%) VoIP
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) EDMS
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) GIS
2 1 (2.22%) Ingres
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (2.22%) Front Office
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 11 (24.44%) Support Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.67%) HR Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
2 5 (11.11%) Migration
2 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Document Management
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) CRM
4 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) ERP
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.67%) System Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Data Entry
5 2 (4.44%) Data Management
5 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) AAT
2 1 (2.22%) ACCA
2 1 (2.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) Capita
3 5 (11.11%) Civica
4 4 (8.89%) Orchard
5 3 (6.67%) Aareon
6 2 (4.44%) Castleton
6 2 (4.44%) NGA Human Resources
6 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Avaya
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) CODA
7 1 (2.22%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.22%) Sage
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) Sun