The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank - 42 45
Contract jobs citing Perforce 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.27% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.60% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £340 £250
% change year-on-year
+21.32% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -2.04%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
212 166 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.35% 44.99% 38.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 72 83
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perforce across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Perforce
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Perforce Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perforce 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 Perforce.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) MPEG
2 6 (75.00%) Streaming Video
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (75.00%) RTP
2 6 (75.00%) IPTV
2 6 (75.00%) GStreamer
3 5 (62.50%) Broadband
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (12.50%) Robotium
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Korn
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perforce 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 Perforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) RTP
2 5 (62.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Robotium
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) GStreamer
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) MPEG
1 6 (75.00%) Streaming Video
1 6 (75.00%) IPTV
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft