Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 785 794 757
Rank change year-on-year +9 -37 +33
Contract jobs citing Northgate 52 37 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.041% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.091% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 59
England median daily rate £394 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £225
90th Percentile £519 £485 £406
UK median daily rate £400 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +18.52% +12.50% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
England median hourly rate - £20.50 £16.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.50% -22.74%
UK median hourly rate - £20.50 £16.87
% change year-on-year - +21.50% -22.74%

Northgate is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38,741 40,481 42,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.31% 45.00% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,660 25,054 25,442
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £239 £250 £231
90th Percentile £625 £594 £583
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,265 1,484 1,802
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.46% +7.64%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.09
90th Percentile £45.15 £45.00 £45.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 -21 21 £400 +4.92% 2
South East -12 13 £340 +4.62% 1
East of England -9 7 £400 +11.50% 1
Midlands +6 5 £625 +85.19% 2
West Midlands - 5 £625 -
South West +6 4 £338 +3.85%
North of England +35 2 £388 +19.23% 5
North West +5 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
Northgate
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 18 (34.62%) ResourceLink
4 13 (25.00%) Project Management
5 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
6 10 (19.23%) SAP
6 10 (19.23%) CRM
6 10 (19.23%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) Northgate Housing
7 9 (17.31%) NGA Human Resources
7 9 (17.31%) Migration
8 8 (15.38%) Cognos
8 8 (15.38%) ERP
9 7 (13.46%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
9 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
10 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
10 6 (11.54%) Change Management
10 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
10 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
11 5 (9.62%) SMS
11 5 (9.62%) IBM
11 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (9.62%) SaaS
11 5 (9.62%) Data Extraction
11 5 (9.62%) Cognos Report Studio

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 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (34.62%) ResourceLink
2 10 (19.23%) Northgate Housing
3 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (5.77%) OPENHousing
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (5.77%) SAP HCM
4 3 (5.77%) SAP HR
5 2 (3.85%) Aareon QL
5 2 (3.85%) iTrent
5 2 (3.85%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (3.85%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (3.85%) SnowdropKCS
6 1 (1.92%) Academy Housing
6 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.92%) Infor M3
6 1 (1.92%) Kypera Housing
6 1 (1.92%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (9.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (9.62%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (9.62%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.92%) GIS
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.92%) QGIS
6 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.77%) Maven
1 3 (5.77%) Subversion
1 3 (5.77%) Toad
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Local Government
3 2 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (9.62%) HR Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) ERP Manager
6 4 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Business Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Integration Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Payroll Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Payroll Manager
7 3 (5.77%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Developer
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
1 3 (5.77%) JSON
1 3 (5.77%) Middleware
1 3 (5.77%) REST
1 3 (5.77%) SOAP
1 3 (5.77%) Spring
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
1 3 (5.77%) XML
1 3 (5.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) AIX
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Project Management
2 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
2 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (19.23%) CRM
4 9 (17.31%) Migration
5 8 (15.38%) ERP
6 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Change Management
6 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
7 5 (9.62%) Data Extraction
8 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.77%) Business Development
9 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.77%) Data Management
9 3 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 3 (5.77%) MVC
9 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.77%) PMP
3 2 (3.85%) CIPD
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) SAP
3 9 (17.31%) NGA Human Resources
4 8 (15.38%) Cognos
5 5 (9.62%) IBM
6 4 (7.69%) Capita
6 4 (7.69%) Civica
6 4 (7.69%) Workday
7 3 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.85%) Aareon
8 2 (3.85%) Castleton
8 2 (3.85%) Orchard
9 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.92%) Mapinfo
9 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft