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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 562 524 551
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +27
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 25 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.029% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.100% 0.063% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 20
Average daily rate £550 £350 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £325 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £678
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
25052 22396 27843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 46.96% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14091 11884 14183
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £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 1059 1189 1316
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

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 24 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 24 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 -1 24 £550 +57.14% 1
England -38 24 £550 +57.14% 1
City of London +4 10 £550 +69.23% 1
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 26 (68.42%) Banking
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle
3 17 (44.74%) Investment Banking
4 16 (42.11%) Finance
4 16 (42.11%) Data Management
5 15 (39.47%) SQL
5 15 (39.47%) Reference Data
6 13 (34.21%) Data Analysis
7 11 (28.95%) Informatica
7 11 (28.95%) Control-M
7 11 (28.95%) Data Quality
7 11 (28.95%) JIRA
8 10 (26.32%) UNIX
8 10 (26.32%) Quality Management
9 8 (21.05%) Back Office
9 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
10 7 (18.42%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) Solaris
10 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
11 6 (15.79%) XSLT
11 6 (15.79%) Java
12 5 (13.16%) Workflow
12 5 (13.16%) Publishing
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (13.16%) Windows
12 5 (13.16%) Misys
12 5 (13.16%) Derivative
13 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
13 4 (10.53%) EMIR
13 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 5 (13.16%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQLPlus
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Toad
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) jMock
General
1 26 (68.42%) Banking
2 17 (44.74%) Investment Banking
3 16 (42.11%) Finance
4 8 (21.05%) Back Office
5 5 (13.16%) Publishing
6 4 (10.53%) Legal
7 2 (5.26%) Front Office
8 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (2.63%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) XSLT
3 2 (5.26%) JMS
3 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
3 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) JTA
4 1 (2.63%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Reference Data
2 5 (13.16%) Derivative
3 3 (7.89%) Equities
4 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Solaris
3 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Data Management
2 13 (34.21%) Data Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Quality Management
4 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
8 3 (7.89%) Data Mapping
8 3 (7.89%) MSF
9 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) Wealth Management
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) UML
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) Validation
9 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) C++
4 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) PMP
1 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (10.53%) EMIR
3 2 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (5.26%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Control-M
2 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Informatica
3 5 (13.16%) Misys
4 4 (10.53%) Thunderhead
5 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
5 2 (5.26%) Sybase
5 2 (5.26%) JBoss
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