The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 2 March 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.

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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perforce
Rank 26 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Perforce 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.23% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£376 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £437
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -31.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 - £26.25
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Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 83 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 47.85% 40.10% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 17
Average daily rate £400 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 19
Average hourly rate £14.35 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.01% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £25.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Compuware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Introscope
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Introscope
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) PowerMock
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Compuware
1 2 (100.00%) HP