The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GoldenSource
Rank 614 637 612
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 24 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.022% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.051% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 13
Median daily rate £525 £508 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £444 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £611 £728
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23219 23388 25202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.76% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14200 13712 14855
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 883 974 1212
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GoldenSource as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

GoldenSource Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Trend

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

GoldenSource Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GoldenSource
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GoldenSource
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 23 £525 +3.44%
London +7 19 £600 +18.22%
East of England - 3 £425 -
City of London +3 2 £525 +22.09%
Scotland +6 1 £275 -
Edinburgh - 1 £275 -
Brighton - 1 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
South East - 1 £400 -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GoldenSource also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GoldenSource.

1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 25 (45.45%) Data Management
2 25 (45.45%) Banking
3 24 (43.64%) SQL
4 20 (36.36%) Reference Data
5 17 (30.91%) Oracle
6 16 (29.09%) Investment Banking
7 15 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
8 14 (25.45%) Data Quality
9 13 (23.64%) Java
10 12 (21.82%) XML
10 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
11 11 (20.00%) Master Data Management
11 11 (20.00%) Publishing
12 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.18%) XSLT
12 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.36%) Back Office
13 9 (16.36%) Fixed Income
13 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (14.55%) QA
14 8 (14.55%) Front Office
14 8 (14.55%) Workflow
14 8 (14.55%) C++
14 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (12.73%) SDLC
15 7 (12.73%) Analytics
15 7 (12.73%) ETL

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.64%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.64%) AllegroGraph
8 2 (3.64%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data
8 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.64%) HBase
8 2 (3.64%) Neo4j
8 2 (3.64%) Sqoop
8 2 (3.64%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) TestComplete
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) Toad
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Continuum
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 25 (45.45%) Banking
3 16 (29.09%) Investment Banking
4 11 (20.00%) Publishing
5 9 (16.36%) Back Office
6 8 (14.55%) Front Office
7 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.64%) Legal
8 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.82%) Retail
8 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Data Business Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Data Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Reference Data Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Reference Data Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) QA Manager
9 3 (5.45%) QA Test Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Data Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) XML
2 10 (18.18%) XSLT
3 5 (9.09%) XSD
4 3 (5.45%) Java EE
4 3 (5.45%) MDX
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
5 2 (3.64%) Kafka
5 2 (3.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.82%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Reference Data
2 9 (16.36%) Fixed Income
3 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.73%) Equities
4 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.45%) Data Integration
5 3 (5.45%) Derivative
5 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.45%) Market Risk
5 3 (5.45%) Taxonomies
5 3 (5.45%) User Experience
6 2 (3.64%) Pricing Data
7 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
1 7 (12.73%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Data Management
2 15 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) Workflow
7 7 (12.73%) Analytics
7 7 (12.73%) ETL
7 7 (12.73%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) Data Governance
8 6 (10.91%) Data Lineage
8 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.09%) Investment Management
10 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) Data Architecture
10 4 (7.27%) MSF
10 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.27%) Validation
11 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) Java
3 8 (14.55%) C++
4 6 (10.91%) C
5 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.27%) C#
6 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.45%) AWK
7 3 (5.45%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.64%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) R
8 2 (3.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) Data Quality
2 8 (14.55%) QA
3 4 (7.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (7.27%) EMIR
4 3 (5.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.64%) Ambari
2 2 (3.64%) Oozie
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Bloomberg
3 6 (10.91%) Reuters
4 4 (7.27%) Ab Initio
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Sybase
6 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.64%) Platfora
6 2 (3.64%) Tableau
6 2 (3.64%) TIBCO