The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of GoldenSource products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GoldenSource over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

GoldenSource
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 411 403
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8  
Contract jobs citing GoldenSource 14 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.078% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 14
Median daily rate £588 £555 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +0.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate - £383 £450
% change year-on-year - -15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GoldenSource is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8469 8968 10300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.43% 41.37% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5728 6189 6796
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

GoldenSource
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing GoldenSource as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for GoldenSource in London

GoldenSource
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GoldenSource in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for GoldenSource in London

GoldenSource
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoldenSource within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Canary Wharf - 2 £588 -
City of London -1 1 £550 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £575 -
GoldenSource
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for GoldenSource.

1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Reference Data
3 9 (45.00%) Banking
4 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (25.00%) Back Office
5 5 (25.00%) Bloomberg
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Reuters
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Use Case
7 3 (15.00%) MiFID
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Unix
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
7 3 (15.00%) Front Office
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Equities
8 2 (10.00%) Publishing
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) Python

GoldenSource
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (25.00%) Back Office
5 3 (15.00%) Front Office
6 2 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Reference Data Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Reference Data Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 2 (10.00%) FX Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) MiFID Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XSLT
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) FIXML
2 1 (5.00%) FpML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.00%) Equities
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Client Onboarding
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Microservices
5 1 (5.00%) Reference Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) MiFID
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (20.00%) Reuters
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft