The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GoldenSource
Rank 555 551 533
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 25 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.049% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 4
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GoldenSource Jobs Demand Trend in England

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GoldenSource Daily Rate Trend in England

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoldenSource across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in England

GoldenSource
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 15 £575 +4.54% 1
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UK

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 28 (73.68%) Banking
2 27 (71.05%) Finance
3 16 (42.11%) Data Analysis
4 15 (39.47%) Data Management
4 15 (39.47%) Data Modelling
5 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle
6 10 (26.32%) Data Architecture
7 9 (23.68%) Project Management
8 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
8 8 (21.05%) Reference Data
8 8 (21.05%) Data Mapping
9 7 (18.42%) JIRA
9 7 (18.42%) Toad
9 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
10 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
11 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
11 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
11 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (10.53%) UNIX
11 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.53%) QlikView
11 4 (10.53%) E-Discovery
11 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
11 4 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (7.89%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
12 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Modelling

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Loan IQ
2 2 (5.26%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) QlikView
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.89%) DataStage
2 3 (7.89%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Toad
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
General
1 28 (73.68%) Banking
2 27 (71.05%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Data Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Business Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Data Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Business Data Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Business Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modeller
7 3 (7.89%) DataStage Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Implementation Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) SAS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Data Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Reference Data
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Taxonomies
5 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.26%) Equities
5 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Data Analysis
2 15 (39.47%) Data Modelling
2 15 (39.47%) Data Management
3 10 (26.32%) Data Architecture
4 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.05%) Data Mapping
6 4 (10.53%) E-Discovery
6 4 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Misys
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft