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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GoldenSource
Rank 584 562 578
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 29 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.029% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.062% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £367 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £600 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
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
26282 24246 25665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 46.23% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15364 13731 13222
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
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 1242 1169 1321
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
London +10 28 £550 +4.76% 1
England -13 28 £550 +4.76% 1
City of London +22 9 £475 -5.00%
Scotland - 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 20 (45.45%) Banking
4 15 (34.09%) Data Analysis
4 15 (34.09%) Markit EDM
5 14 (31.82%) Reference Data
5 14 (31.82%) Java
6 13 (29.55%) UML
7 11 (25.00%) Data Management
8 10 (22.73%) Fixed Income
8 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
8 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
8 10 (22.73%) .NET
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.45%) Investment Banking
10 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.64%) Investment Management
12 6 (13.64%) OO
12 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
13 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
13 5 (11.36%) J2EE
13 5 (11.36%) Bloomberg
13 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
13 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Management
13 5 (11.36%) Equities
13 5 (11.36%) Migration
14 4 (9.09%) Retail
14 4 (9.09%) Retail Banking

GoldenSource
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.27%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Markit EDM
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.27%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (2.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (2.27%) PolarLake
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Toad
2 2 (4.55%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) jMock
2 2 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 20 (45.45%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Retail
5 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.82%) Back Office
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Business Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Business Data Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Designer
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) Java Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Business Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Data Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) J2EE
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) XSLT
3 2 (4.55%) MSMQ
3 2 (4.55%) JMS
3 2 (4.55%) JTS
3 2 (4.55%) JTA
4 1 (2.27%) Java EE
4 1 (2.27%) WCF
4 1 (2.27%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.27%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
4 1 (2.27%) JMX
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Reference Data
2 10 (22.73%) Fixed Income
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Equities
5 2 (4.55%) Derivative
6 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) UNIX
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Data Analysis
2 13 (29.55%) UML
3 11 (25.00%) Data Management
4 10 (22.73%) Asset Management
4 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) Investment Management
5 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.64%) OO
6 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Management
6 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Modelling
8 3 (6.82%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
9 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Bloomberg
2 4 (9.09%) Reuters
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) SmartStream
3 3 (6.82%) Metastorm
4 2 (4.55%) Thunderhead
4 2 (4.55%) Misys
4 2 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.27%) SunGard
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