Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 373 389
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 -19
Contract jobs citing Northgate 13 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.078% 0.072% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.15% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 7
South East median daily rate £320 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +4.17% +3.45%
10th Percentile £238 £287 £263
90th Percentile £445 £403 £458
England median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate - £20.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year - +15.53% -27.57%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8041 8100 9322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.16% 48.39% 47.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4615 4661 5205
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 406 439
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.90 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Northgate
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Northgate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Northgate in the South East

Northgate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Northgate in the South East

Northgate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Northgate in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Northgate in the South East

Northgate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Northgate in the South East

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Hampshire +14 4 £450 +50.00%
Thames Valley -7 4 £364 -9.06%
West Sussex - 4 £275 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £406 +1.56%
Buckinghamshire -29 2 £330 +88.57%
Kent - 1 - -
Northgate
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Northgate.

1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) ResourceLink
2 4 (30.77%) XPath
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) NGA Human Resources
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) QA

Northgate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) ResourceLink
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Payroll Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Payroll Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
1 4 (30.77%) REST
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (7.69%) SAP