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 3 months to 25 June 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 137 110
Rank change year-on-year +22 -27  
Contract jobs citing Northgate 1 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.050% 0.10% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.21% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £350 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £300
% change year-on-year -5.40% +23.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.50

Northgate is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 904 1434 1107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 45.04% 48.07% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 786 648
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 73
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -23.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Northgate
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Northgate as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Northgate.

1 1 (100.00%) Kronos
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (100.00%) Workday

Northgate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) HR Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Kronos
1 1 (100.00%) Workday