The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GoldenSource
Rank 402 421 425
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 13 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.050% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.11% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Average daily rate
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£563 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £488
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GoldenSource
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GoldenSource Jobs Demand Trend in London

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GoldenSource Daily Rate Trend in London

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoldenSource across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in London

GoldenSource
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +9 8 £619 +30.26% 3
GoldenSource
England

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (53.57%) Finance
1 15 (53.57%) Banking
2 14 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 13 (46.43%) Data Management
4 10 (35.71%) Reference Data
5 8 (28.57%) Data Mapping
5 8 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
7 6 (21.43%) Markit EDM
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
10 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 3 (10.71%) PMP
10 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
10 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
10 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
11 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (7.14%) Data Structures

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Markit EDM
2 3 (10.71%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.57%) IDMS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.57%) jMock
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
1 15 (53.57%) Banking
2 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Data Modeller
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Report Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Reference Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSLT
2 1 (3.57%) JMS
2 1 (3.57%) JTS
2 1 (3.57%) JTA
2 1 (3.57%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Reference Data
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.14%) Equities
4 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (46.43%) Data Management
3 8 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 8 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Fund Management
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) PMP
1 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Control-M
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) Reuters
3 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau