The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 the GoldenSource Corporation.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 203 203 209
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.032% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.071% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 8
Average daily rate £550 - £613
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £640
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2923 2817 3314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.11% 44.64% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2056 1989 2230
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 76 98
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
GoldenSource
London

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoldenSource across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

GoldenSource Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GoldenSource across the City of London region.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoldenSource across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GoldenSource also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GoldenSource.

1 11 (68.75%) Banking
1 11 (68.75%) Data Management
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (43.75%) JIRA
4 7 (43.75%) Data Quality
4 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Informatica
4 7 (43.75%) Control-M
5 6 (37.50%) Quality Management
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Reference Data
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) Sybase
8 3 (18.75%) XSLT
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) UML
8 3 (18.75%) JBoss
8 3 (18.75%) J2EE
8 3 (18.75%) JMS
8 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Markit EDM
9 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
9 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) EMIR
9 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GoldenSource also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GoldenSource. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) jMock
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XSLT
2 3 (18.75%) JMS
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JTS
3 2 (12.50%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Reference Data
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Data Management
2 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (18.75%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) System Testing
6 1 (6.25%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) EMIR
2 2 (12.50%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Informatica
3 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (6.25%) Misys