Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 August 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 170 214
Contract jobs citing Northgate 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.023% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.053% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
West Midlands median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +9.09%
England median daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.59 £17.50 £42.33
% change year-on-year +29.06% -58.66% +78.23%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,365 1,885 2,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.70% 43.55% 47.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,357 1,134 1,598
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £235 £225 £220
90th Percentile £575 £571 £525
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.70% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 79 93
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.30% -17.09%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.45 £9.31
90th Percentile £28.25 £48.00 £25.82
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.45% -1.43%

Northgate
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Northgate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Northgate in the West Midlands

Northgate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Northgate in the West Midlands

Northgate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Northgate in the West Midlands