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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 31 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Perforce 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.45% 1.20% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 2.74% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.29%
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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
154 146 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.24% 43.98% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 75 97
Average daily rate £300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £163 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £481 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 25
Average hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.02 £11.70 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £50.75 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Perforce Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (87.50%) Client/Server
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Streaming Media
4 5 (62.50%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Product Management
5 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (37.50%) IPTV
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Client/Server
2 5 (62.50%) Streaming Media
3 3 (37.50%) IPTV
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Product Management
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA