The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 197 208 199
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.042% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.094% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
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£463 £750 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2547 3184 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.74% 44.79% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 2246 1979
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 88 69
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Reference Data
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Markit EDM
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) Equities
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) SmartStream
4 3 (30.00%) Reuters
4 3 (30.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) jMock
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (10.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) jMock
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) JTS
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) JTA
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 5 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (40.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SmartStream
1 3 (30.00%) Reuters
1 3 (30.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (10.00%) Thunderhead
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Misys