The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NGOSS in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NGOSS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

New Generation Operations Systems and Software (NGOSS)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 639 -
Contract jobs citing NGOSS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NGOSS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14524 16885 16255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.90% 31.19% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9395 11035 9819
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 570 684
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.54 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.17% +21.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

NGOSS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NGOSS in the UK

NGOSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NGOSS in the UK