The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 70 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PVCS 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% - 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £177 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-54.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £47.50
PVCS
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
169 89 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.07% 9.91% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 63 100
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -13.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing PVCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PVCS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Serena
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Serena