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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perforce
Rank 25 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Perforce 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.87% 1.46% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 2.78% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £376 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -
Perforce
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
47 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 40.87% 52.55% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 34
Average daily rate £360 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.84 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -50.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £14.00 £27.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.13 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle