The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 121 120 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing PVCS 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.041% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 0.49% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £418
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -25.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.50
PVCS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
235 203 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.01% 8.36% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 98 131
Average daily rate £400 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +145.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PVCS across the Berkshire region.

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the Berkshire region.

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PVCS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Reading -7 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
PVCS
South East

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 3 (75.00%) Serena
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Egenera
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PVCS 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 PVCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Serena
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Egenera