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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 398 408 406
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 28 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.047% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.10% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 4
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£550 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £460 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £600 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
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
11051 11496 11260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 45.37% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7406 7585 6983
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 230 302
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.73 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
City of London +22 9 £475 -5.00%
GoldenSource
England

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 15 (44.12%) Data Analysis
3 14 (41.18%) Finance
3 14 (41.18%) Reference Data
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Fixed Income
5 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 10 (29.41%) UML
5 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
6 7 (20.59%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) Data Management
6 7 (20.59%) Investment Banking
6 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.65%) OO
8 5 (14.71%) Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Bloomberg
8 5 (14.71%) J2EE
8 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Data Quality
8 5 (14.71%) Markit EDM
8 5 (14.71%) Equities
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.76%) Retail
9 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Modelling
9 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle
9 4 (11.76%) UNIX
9 4 (11.76%) Reuters
9 4 (11.76%) SmartStream

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.94%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Markit EDM
2 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.94%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (2.94%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (2.94%) PolarLake
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Toad
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) jMock
2 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 14 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Retail
5 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (8.82%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Business Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Data Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Business Data Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.88%) Java Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Data Quality Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Reference Data Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Data Quality Project Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Data Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) J2EE
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) JTA
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) XSLT
3 2 (5.88%) MSMQ
3 2 (5.88%) JMS
3 2 (5.88%) JTS
4 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) JMX
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) WCF
4 1 (2.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Reference Data
2 10 (29.41%) Fixed Income
3 5 (14.71%) Equities
3 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.94%) Wiki
5 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Data Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) UML
2 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 7 (20.59%) Data Management
4 6 (17.65%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
7 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Bloomberg
2 4 (11.76%) Reuters
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) SmartStream
3 3 (8.82%) Metastorm
4 2 (5.88%) Thunderhead
4 2 (5.88%) Misys
4 2 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) SunGard
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Huxley Associates
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