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 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GoldenSource
Rank 608 601 559
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -42
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 20 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.026% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.057% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -10.52%
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
24962 24573 23789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 44.94% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14721 13575 12861
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 1080 1200
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.89 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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 -16 18 £525 +10.52% 4
London +12 17 £500 +5.26% 4
City of London -1 9 £550 +25.71% 2
Scotland -7 2 £290 -31.76%
Stirling -3 1 - -
Edinburgh -8 1 £290 -61.33%
South Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
Sheffield - 1 £525 -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 27 (58.70%) Banking
2 25 (54.35%) Finance
3 21 (45.65%) Data Modelling
4 19 (41.30%) Data Management
5 18 (39.13%) Data Analysis
6 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (28.26%) Data Architecture
8 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
8 12 (26.09%) Project Management
9 11 (23.91%) Reference Data
10 9 (19.57%) Data Mapping
11 8 (17.39%) SQL
11 8 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
13 6 (13.04%) Target Operating Model
13 6 (13.04%) Markit EDM
14 5 (10.87%) Migration
14 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
15 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
15 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
15 4 (8.70%) Degree
15 4 (8.70%) Oracle
15 4 (8.70%) XML
15 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
15 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (8.70%) PMP
15 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
16 3 (6.52%) IBM
16 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (6.52%) DataStage

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (6.52%) MQSeries
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.35%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Markit EDM
2 3 (6.52%) Loan IQ
2 3 (6.52%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.52%) DataStage
1 3 (6.52%) QlikView
1 3 (6.52%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.17%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (58.70%) Banking
2 25 (54.35%) Finance
3 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 16 (34.78%) Business Analyst
3 15 (32.61%) Data Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Project Manager
5 8 (17.39%) Architect
6 7 (15.22%) Business Data Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Data Architect
8 5 (10.87%) Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Data Modeller
9 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Business Architect
10 3 (6.52%) DataStage Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Data Analyst
11 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
12 1 (2.17%) Informatica Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Technical Manager
12 1 (2.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) Spring
2 2 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Reference Data
3 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.35%) Equities
4 2 (4.35%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Data Modelling
2 19 (41.30%) Data Management
3 18 (39.13%) Data Analysis
4 13 (28.26%) Data Architecture
5 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
5 12 (26.09%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) Data Mapping
7 8 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (13.04%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
10 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
11 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
11 3 (6.52%) Validation
11 3 (6.52%) E-Discovery
11 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) PMP
1 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Control-M
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Misys
3 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.17%) Reuters
4 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
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