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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GoldenSource
Rank 602 654 610
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -44
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 34 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.017% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.040% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 19
Median daily rate £588 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £763 £670 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
23644 24948 26301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.90% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14457 14759 14896
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1208
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 2016.

GoldenSource Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GoldenSource
Top 11 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 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +43 33 £588 -2.08%
London +25 27 £600 -4.00%
Oxfordshire - 4 £425 -
Oxford - 4 £425 -
South East - 4 £425 -
City of London +18 2 £550 -15.38%
East of England +14 2 £425 -10.52%
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Suffolk +3 1 - -
Ipswich -3 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £475 -

GoldenSource
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 24 (45.28%) SQL
1 24 (45.28%) Banking
2 22 (41.51%) Data Management
2 22 (41.51%) Finance
3 20 (37.74%) Oracle
4 19 (35.85%) Reference Data
5 18 (33.96%) Data Modelling
6 17 (32.08%) Data Analysis
7 16 (30.19%) Investment Banking
8 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
9 11 (20.75%) XML
9 11 (20.75%) Publishing
10 10 (18.87%) Java
10 10 (18.87%) Data Quality
11 9 (16.98%) XSLT
11 9 (16.98%) Back Office
11 9 (16.98%) Fixed Income
12 8 (15.09%) Equities
12 8 (15.09%) Workflow
12 8 (15.09%) C++
12 8 (15.09%) Linux
12 8 (15.09%) Unix
12 8 (15.09%) Data Governance
12 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (13.21%) SDLC
13 7 (13.21%) Master Data Management
13 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (13.21%) Bloomberg
14 6 (11.32%) Reuters

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 4 (7.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.77%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.89%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
1 3 (5.66%) Subversion
1 3 (5.66%) Toad
General
1 24 (45.28%) Banking
2 22 (41.51%) Finance
3 16 (30.19%) Investment Banking
4 11 (20.75%) Publishing
5 9 (16.98%) Back Office
6 5 (9.43%) Front Office
7 3 (5.66%) Legal
8 2 (3.77%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.89%) Retail
9 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Business Analyst
3 13 (24.53%) Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Data Business Analyst
5 10 (18.87%) Data Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Data Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Reference Data Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Reference Data Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Governance Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) XML
2 9 (16.98%) XSLT
3 4 (7.55%) XSD
4 3 (5.66%) MDX
5 2 (3.77%) Java EE
5 2 (3.77%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.89%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Reference Data
2 9 (16.98%) Fixed Income
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.09%) Equities
4 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.66%) User Experience
6 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.77%) Derivative
6 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.77%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.77%) Pricing Data
6 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.89%) Replication
7 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
1 8 (15.09%) Unix
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Data Management
2 18 (33.96%) Data Modelling
3 17 (32.08%) Data Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Data Governance
4 8 (15.09%) Workflow
5 7 (13.21%) Master Data Management
5 7 (13.21%) SDLC
6 6 (11.32%) Data Architecture
6 6 (11.32%) ETL
6 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (11.32%) Investment Management
7 5 (9.43%) Analytics
7 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
7 5 (9.43%) Data Lineage
7 5 (9.43%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) MSF
9 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Data Management
9 3 (5.66%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) C++
4 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.43%) C
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.55%) C#
7 3 (5.66%) AWK
7 3 (5.66%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) Data Quality
2 5 (9.43%) QA
3 3 (5.66%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.77%) Control-M
3 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) Bloomberg
3 6 (11.32%) Reuters
4 4 (7.55%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) Informatica
5 2 (3.77%) Sybase
5 2 (3.77%) Trillium
6 1 (1.89%) Charles River
6 1 (1.89%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.89%) Tableau
6 1 (1.89%) TIBCO