Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NGA Human Resources products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NGA Human Resources over the 6 months to 21 October 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 NGA Human Resources (formerly NorthgateArinso).

NGA Human Resources
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 869 884
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +16
Contract jobs citing NGA Human Resources 5 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.030% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
UK median daily rate £385 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -2.94% +15.25%
10th Percentile £381 £302 £384
90th Percentile £467 £489 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NGA Human Resources 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,030 42,675 47,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.05% 42.95% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,634 26,370 29,298
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £242 £240
90th Percentile £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,646 1,386 1,711
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £17.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +2.34% -2.29%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.75 £45.22 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.99% +2.03% -2.94%

NGA Human Resources
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NGA Human Resources as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NGA Human Resources in the UK

NGA Human Resources
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NGA Human Resources.

Contractor daily rate trend for NGA Human Resources in the UK

NGA Human Resources
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NGA Human Resources within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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
England -10 5 £385 -6.67% 3
UK excluding London -27 3 £475 +15.15% 3
London -20 2 £383 -7.27%
East of England +4 1 - - 1
South East -12 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 £475 -2.56%
Midlands -19 1 £475 -2.56%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NGA Human Resources also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for NGA Human Resources.

1 4 (80.00%) ResourceLink
2 2 (40.00%) Kronos
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

NGA Human Resources
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Kronos