The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Somerset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
222 114 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 52.24% 55.61% 54.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 40 45
Average daily rate £325 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £15.20 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
GoldenSource
South West

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

GoldenSource Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

GoldenSource
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) MSF

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle