The table below looks at the statistics for GoldMine skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoldMine over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FrontRange Solutions GoldMine
Rank 571 - 536
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GoldMine 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.11% - 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4592 4443 3981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.75% 8.84% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2586 2344 1972
Average daily rate £448 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.87% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.10 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -39.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.21 £59.90 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

GoldMine
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoldMine within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

GoldMine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GoldMine
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GoldMine within the UK.

GoldMine Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GoldMine
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GoldMine within the UK.

GoldMine Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GoldMine
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldMine within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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 - 3 £303 -
Yorkshire - 2 £303 -
Dewsbury - 1 £275 -
London - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
South East - - - -

GoldMine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GoldMine 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 GoldMine.

1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (66.67%) SAP CRM
3 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) EAI
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Sage
3 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) NetSuite
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) ERP
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (16.67%) Reuters
6 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Altiris

GoldMine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GoldMine 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 GoldMine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (66.67%) SAP CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) CRM Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) EAI
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Sage
1 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) NetSuite
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Reuters
3 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) FFastFill