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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GoldenSource
Rank 643 605 592
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -13
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 15 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.047% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.061% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 19
Average daily rate £550 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £425 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
24677 25304 24663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.15% 45.31% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15153 14374 13866
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 1113 1062
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

GoldenSource
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoldenSource within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GoldenSource
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -39 14 £550 +7.31% 2
London -7 12 £568 -3.40% 2
Yorkshire -5 1 £375 -16.66%
Edinburgh -12 1 £390 -2.50%
South Yorkshire -14 1 £375 -16.66%
Scotland -18 1 £390 -2.50%
Sheffield -25 1 £375 -16.66%
Reading - 1 £250 -
Berkshire - 1 £250 -
South East - 1 £250 -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Data Modelling
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 11 (34.38%) Reference Data
4 10 (31.25%) Banking
5 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (25.00%) Data Management
7 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
8 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
9 5 (15.63%) Data Mapping
9 5 (15.63%) ETL
10 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 4 (12.50%) Derivative
10 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
11 3 (9.38%) Marketing
11 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
11 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
11 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management
11 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
11 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.38%) CMDB
11 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (9.38%) Pentaho

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.38%) Pentaho
3 3 (9.38%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Back Office
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Front Office
6 1 (3.13%) Private Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Publishing
6 1 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Data Business Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Data Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) ETL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Reference Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Derivatives Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) JMS
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Reference Data
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.50%) Derivative
5 3 (9.38%) CMDB
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.13%) Equities
6 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (25.00%) Data Management
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
4 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.63%) Data Mapping
5 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) EAI
6 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Informatica
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
2 3 (9.38%) Siebel
3 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.13%) Charles River
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) SimCorp
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Trillium