The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 currently tracked.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 575 544 563
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 28 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.016% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.035% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 21
Average daily rate £550 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £460 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £675
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26367 22927 27784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 47.18% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14733 12208 14165
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1107 1212 1343
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 16 April 2014.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GoldenSource
Top 5 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -17 27 £550 -8.33% 1
England -18 27 £550 -8.33% 1
City of London 0 12 £550 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 24 (66.67%) Banking
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle
3 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) Data Management
3 16 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 15 (41.67%) Reference Data
5 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) UNIX
6 10 (27.78%) Informatica
6 10 (27.78%) Control-M
6 10 (27.78%) JIRA
6 10 (27.78%) Data Quality
7 9 (25.00%) Quality Management
8 7 (19.44%) Back Office
8 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
8 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Solaris
10 5 (13.89%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) XML
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) Misys
10 5 (13.89%) Derivative
11 4 (11.11%) EMIR
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
11 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.11%) XSLT
11 4 (11.11%) GAP Analysis

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.56%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) jMock
2 2 (5.56%) Toad
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 24 (66.67%) Banking
2 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Back Office
4 3 (8.33%) Front Office
4 3 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Publishing
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.78%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XML
2 4 (11.11%) XSLT
3 3 (8.33%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) JMS
4 2 (5.56%) JTA
4 2 (5.56%) JTS
5 1 (2.78%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Reference Data
2 5 (13.89%) Derivative
3 3 (8.33%) Equities
4 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
2 6 (16.67%) Solaris
3 5 (13.89%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Data Management
2 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
4 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 3 (8.33%) UML
6 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Wealth Management
7 2 (5.56%) MSF
7 2 (5.56%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Information Management
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) QiCA
2 1 (2.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.11%) EMIR
3 2 (5.56%) MiFID
3 2 (5.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Control-M
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) Informatica
3 5 (13.89%) Misys
4 4 (11.11%) Thunderhead
5 3 (8.33%) Sybase
5 3 (8.33%) JBoss
6 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
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