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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GoldenSource
Rank 194 204 189
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.068% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £588 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £750 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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
2226 2546 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.84% 43.05% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1801 1729
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 70
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Reference Data
3 5 (45.45%) Fixed Income
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Equities
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (27.27%) Markit EDM
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) SmartStream
5 3 (27.27%) Reuters
5 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Java EE
7 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Management
7 1 (9.09%) jMock
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (9.09%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) jMock
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) JTA
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) JTS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Reference Data
1 5 (45.45%) Fixed Income
2 4 (36.36%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SmartStream
1 3 (27.27%) Reuters
1 3 (27.27%) Bloomberg
2 1 (9.09%) Thunderhead
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) Misys
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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