The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank - - 209
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PVCS
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
560 718 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.04% 12.81% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 548 633
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £288 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PVCS 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 PVCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle