The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
England / East of England
Rank 110 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing PVCS 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.085% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.14% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £503 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £460 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -21.05%

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
382 312 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.75% 13.27% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 199 222
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 18
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.68 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% +40.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £40.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing PVCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PVCS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PVCS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

PVCS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PVCS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +12 12 £503 -8.63%
PVCS
England

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 7 (58.33%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (58.33%) JSP
2 7 (58.33%) Servlets
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) XSLT
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) XML Schema
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (50.00%) VME
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) Fujitsu
4 5 (41.67%) Sun
4 5 (41.67%) Sun Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
1 7 (58.33%) JSP
1 7 (58.33%) Servlets
1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) XML Schema
1 7 (58.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) VME
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Fujitsu
2 5 (41.67%) Sun