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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 394 422 410
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 21 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.069% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 4
Average daily rate
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£488 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £588 £488 -
% change year-on-year
+20.51% -
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
11238 11598 11955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.85% 46.16% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7287 7558 7287
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 246 336
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £45.00 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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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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 +26 7 £494 -1.25% 2
GoldenSource
England

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (47.22%) Banking
2 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) Reference Data
5 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
6 10 (27.78%) Data Management
6 10 (27.78%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
8 8 (22.22%) Oracle
8 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
9 7 (19.44%) Investment Banking
10 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 6 (16.67%) Bloomberg
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) XML
10 6 (16.67%) XSLT
10 6 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (16.67%) UML
10 6 (16.67%) OO
10 6 (16.67%) Toad
10 6 (16.67%) Markit EDM
10 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
11 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
11 5 (13.89%) J2EE
11 5 (13.89%) Migration
11 5 (13.89%) Back Office
11 5 (13.89%) Workflow
12 4 (11.11%) Publishing

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.78%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Markit EDM
2 3 (8.33%) PolarLake
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (2.78%) Rolfe and Nolan
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Toad
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) jMock
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
General
1 17 (47.22%) Banking
2 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (19.44%) Investment Banking
4 5 (13.89%) Back Office
5 4 (11.11%) Publishing
6 3 (8.33%) Legal
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
7 2 (5.56%) Retail
8 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Java Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) XML
1 6 (16.67%) XSLT
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) XML Messaging
4 2 (5.56%) JTA
4 2 (5.56%) MSMQ
4 2 (5.56%) JMS
4 2 (5.56%) JTS
5 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.78%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) JMX
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) WCF
5 1 (2.78%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Reference Data
2 9 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Equities
5 3 (8.33%) Derivative
6 1 (2.78%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.78%) Wiki
6 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Data Management
3 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.67%) UML
4 6 (16.67%) OO
4 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Workflow
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 3 (8.33%) BDD
7 3 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 3 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) EMIR
2 1 (2.78%) MiFID
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 3 (8.33%) Metastorm
3 3 (8.33%) Reuters
3 3 (8.33%) SmartStream
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (5.56%) Sybase
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Misys
4 2 (5.56%) Thunderhead
4 2 (5.56%) SmartCo
5 1 (2.78%) SunGard
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
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