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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 577 546 523
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -23
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 12 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.060% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Average daily rate
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£640 £675 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £367 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £775 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £675 £600 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +14 11 £640 +6.66% 4
Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
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UK

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
1 17 (51.52%) Banking
2 14 (42.42%) Data Analysis
3 12 (36.36%) Reference Data
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) UML
5 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
5 10 (30.30%) Fixed Income
5 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
6 9 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
7 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
7 7 (21.21%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) J2EE
9 5 (15.15%) UNIX
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) Migration
9 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
9 5 (15.15%) Retail Banking
9 5 (15.15%) Retail
9 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
9 5 (15.15%) Equities
9 5 (15.15%) Data Management
10 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Modelling
10 4 (12.12%) Markit EDM
10 4 (12.12%) Reuters
10 4 (12.12%) Bloomberg
10 4 (12.12%) SmartStream
10 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.09%) Data Quality

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (6.06%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.03%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Markit EDM
2 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (3.03%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Toad
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) jMock
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
1 17 (51.52%) Banking
2 5 (15.15%) Retail Banking
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Business Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Business Data Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Data Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Java Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
9 1 (3.03%) Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Programme Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Quality Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Data Quality Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Data Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) JTA
3 2 (6.06%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) MSMQ
3 2 (6.06%) JTS
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) JMX
4 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
4 1 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Reference Data
2 10 (30.30%) Fixed Income
3 5 (15.15%) Equities
4 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Derivative
5 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
5 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
6 1 (3.03%) Wiki
6 1 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Data Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) UML
2 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
2 10 (30.30%) Business Analysis
3 9 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
4 6 (18.18%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Data Management
6 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Reuters
1 4 (12.12%) Bloomberg
1 4 (12.12%) SmartStream
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Metastorm
3 2 (6.06%) Misys
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) Thunderhead
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) SunGard
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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