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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GoldenSource
Rank 388 384 359
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 9 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.090% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.095% 0.20% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 4
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£575 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £390 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £635 £600
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 - - -
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
9521 9864 8964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 44.60% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6246 6300 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 214 239
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +3 2 - - 2
GoldenSource
England

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (51.72%) Banking
2 14 (48.28%) Data Modelling
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Data Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) UML
5 10 (34.48%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (31.03%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) Fixed Income
7 8 (27.59%) Reference Data
8 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
9 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Modelling
9 6 (20.69%) UNIX
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) OO
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
10 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
11 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
11 4 (13.79%) Markit EDM
11 4 (13.79%) QA
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) J2EE
11 4 (13.79%) SmartStream
11 4 (13.79%) Equities
11 4 (13.79%) Migration
11 4 (13.79%) IBM
11 4 (13.79%) Reuters
11 4 (13.79%) Bloomberg
11 4 (13.79%) Project Management

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (10.34%) MQSeries
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Markit EDM
2 3 (10.34%) Loan IQ
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.34%) DataStage
2 3 (10.34%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) jMock
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Financial Institution
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
5 2 (6.90%) Legal
6 1 (3.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Business Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Business Data Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) DataStage Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Business Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
9 1 (3.45%) Java Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) SAS Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.45%) Implementation Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Process Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 4 (13.79%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) JTA
3 2 (6.90%) XSLT
3 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
3 2 (6.90%) JMS
3 2 (6.90%) JTS
4 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) JMX
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Java EE
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) WebSockets
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Fixed Income
1 8 (27.59%) Reference Data
2 4 (13.79%) Equities
3 3 (10.34%) Taxonomies
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Derivative
5 1 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Data Modelling
2 13 (44.83%) Data Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) UML
4 10 (34.48%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
6 5 (17.24%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Data Management
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
9 2 (6.90%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) SmartStream
2 4 (13.79%) Reuters
2 4 (13.79%) Bloomberg
3 3 (10.34%) Misys
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) Metastorm
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
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