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 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 585 591
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6  
Contract jobs citing Northgate 24 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.078% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 12
Median daily rate £325 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £210 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £465 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +8.33% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £20.00

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 18986 22593 22975
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.64% 43.97% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11759 14108 13288
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 722 1007
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33%  

Northgate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Northgate as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 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
London +23 17 £331 -5.35% 4
South East +24 4 £300 -42.85% 1
North West +32 1 - -
West Midlands +19 1 £350 +16.66%
South West -5 1 £398 -0.62%
Northgate
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) Northgate Housing
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle
4 7 (17.07%) CRM
4 7 (17.07%) Finance
4 7 (17.07%) Orchard
5 6 (14.63%) Capita
5 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
6 5 (12.20%) Civica
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Toad
7 4 (9.76%) QA
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Document Management
7 4 (9.76%) Aareon
7 4 (9.76%) OPENHousing
8 3 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (7.32%) PMO
8 3 (7.32%) User Experience
8 3 (7.32%) Local Government
8 3 (7.32%) System Testing
8 3 (7.32%) ResourceLink
8 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Degree

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 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Northgate Housing
2 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (9.76%) OPENHousing
4 3 (7.32%) ResourceLink
5 2 (4.88%) Aareon QL
5 2 (4.88%) Academy Housing
5 2 (4.88%) Kypera Housing
5 2 (4.88%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (4.88%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
6 1 (2.44%) Servitor
6 1 (2.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) EDMS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Toad
2 1 (2.44%) LSMW
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Applications Support
3 13 (31.71%) Support Analyst
4 12 (29.27%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) IT Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) IT Support
5 6 (14.63%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate Applications Support
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate IT Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate IT Support
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) BAPI
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) CRM
2 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
2 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) Document Management
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.32%) ERP
4 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
4 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (7.32%) System Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Entry
5 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) C++
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) AAT
2 1 (2.44%) ACCA
2 1 (2.44%) CIMA
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) PMO
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Orchard
3 6 (14.63%) Capita
4 5 (12.20%) Civica
5 4 (9.76%) Aareon
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.88%) Castleton
7 2 (4.88%) Cognos
7 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
7 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Anite
8 1 (2.44%) CODA
8 1 (2.44%) Kronos
8 1 (2.44%) NGA Human Resources
8 1 (2.44%) Oneserve
8 1 (2.44%) Sage
8 1 (2.44%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) Workday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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