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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GoldenSource
UK
Rank 586 612 596
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 9 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.031% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.071% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 7
Median daily rate £518 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £405 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £646 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £550 £450
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
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
20233 22493 23972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.59% 43.22% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12546 13464 13798
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 759 835 981
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GoldenSource
Top 6 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +30 9 £518 -3.72% 1
London +10 8 £518 -1.42% 1
City of London -7 4 £700 +12.00% 1
South East +18 1 £400 -27.27%
Brighton - 1 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Data Management
3 16 (43.24%) Banking
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 11 (29.73%) Data Analysis
6 10 (27.03%) Reference Data
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.62%) Data Quality
9 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
9 7 (18.92%) Front Office
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle
10 6 (16.22%) XML
10 6 (16.22%) Java
10 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
10 6 (16.22%) ETL
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (16.22%) SDLC
10 6 (16.22%) Data Lineage
10 6 (16.22%) Analytics
10 6 (16.22%) Master Data Management
11 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
11 5 (13.51%) Investment Management
11 5 (13.51%) QA
11 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Markit EDM
2 2 (5.41%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.41%) AllegroGraph
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Zeppelin
6 2 (5.41%) Big Data
6 2 (5.41%) HBase
6 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.41%) Neo4j
6 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.41%) Sqoop
6 2 (5.41%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) TestComplete
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Continuum
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Toad
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
3 7 (18.92%) Front Office
3 7 (18.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Back Office
5 2 (5.41%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (5.41%) Publishing
6 1 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Data Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Data Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Data Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) MiFID Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Hadoop Architect
8 3 (8.11%) QA Manager
8 3 (8.11%) QA Test Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Reference Data Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Reference Data Business Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) XSD
2 4 (10.81%) XSLT
3 2 (5.41%) Java EE
3 2 (5.41%) Kafka
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Reference Data
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Equities
3 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.41%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.41%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Data Management
2 11 (29.73%) Data Analysis
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Data Lineage
4 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.22%) ETL
4 6 (16.22%) Master Data Management
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
5 5 (13.51%) Investment Management
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Client Onboarding
7 3 (8.11%) Data Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) C
4 2 (5.41%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) R
4 2 (5.41%) Scala
4 2 (5.41%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) Data Quality
2 5 (13.51%) QA
3 4 (10.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (10.81%) EMIR
3 4 (10.81%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ambari
1 2 (5.41%) Oozie
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Ab Initio
2 4 (10.81%) Bloomberg
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Reuters
3 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.41%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Platfora
3 2 (5.41%) Sybase
3 2 (5.41%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) TIBCO