The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Pega products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pega over the 3 months to 1 May 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 Pegasystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pega
Rank 455 559 390
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -169
Contract jobs citing Pega 125 13 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.026% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.058% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 8 89
Average daily rate
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£500 £488 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £645 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23047 22545 20256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 45.45% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13422 13024 11108
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1008 1132
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.61 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% -9.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Pega
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Pega Jobs Demand Trend in England

Pega
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Pega Daily Rate Trend in England

Pega
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pega across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Pega Daily Rate Histogram in England

Pega
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Pega Hourly Rate Trend in England

Pega
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 54 £500 -16.66% 3
West Midlands +31 49 £500 +33.33%
Midlands - 10 - -
North West - 4 £613 -
Yorkshire -7 3 £500 -
South East - 3 £313 - 1
East of England - 1 £225 -
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Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pega 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 Pega.

1 77 (40.74%) Oracle
2 60 (31.75%) Java
3 55 (29.10%) Waterfall
4 54 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 53 (28.04%) WebLogic
6 52 (27.51%) J2EE
7 50 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (25.40%) UNIX
8 48 (25.40%) SQL
9 45 (23.81%) RUP
10 28 (14.81%) Informatica
10 28 (14.81%) Shell Script
11 27 (14.29%) webMethods
11 27 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 26 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (13.23%) BEA
14 24 (12.70%) OO
14 24 (12.70%) Perl
14 24 (12.70%) Banking
15 23 (12.17%) PL/SQL
15 23 (12.17%) Business Objects
16 22 (11.64%) Data Analysis
17 20 (10.58%) Oracle Database
17 20 (10.58%) Workflow
18 19 (10.05%) CRM
18 19 (10.05%) Problem Management
19 18 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
19 18 (9.52%) Scrum
19 18 (9.52%) Configuration Management
20 16 (8.47%) Migration

Pega
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pega 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 Pega. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (28.04%) WebLogic
2 16 (8.47%) Documentum
3 9 (4.76%) SAS
4 5 (2.65%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.59%) Captiva
6 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.06%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.06%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.06%) PegaRULES
6 2 (1.06%) Drupal
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (6.88%) MS Office
2 10 (5.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.12%) DHCP
1 4 (2.12%) DNS
1 4 (2.12%) SAN
1 4 (2.12%) NAS
2 3 (1.59%) Firewall
2 3 (1.59%) DMZ
2 3 (1.59%) VPN
3 2 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.58%) Oracle Database
2 13 (6.88%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.12%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.12%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) DB2
6 2 (1.06%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (5.29%) CA Gen
2 5 (2.65%) Lombardi
3 4 (2.12%) ERwin
4 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.06%) JIRA
5 2 (1.06%) Selenium
5 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.06%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.53%) Maven
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.53%) Ant
6 1 (0.53%) JUnit
General
1 24 (12.70%) Banking
2 14 (7.41%) Finance
3 13 (6.88%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.70%) Retail
6 4 (2.12%) Billing
7 3 (1.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (32.80%) Architect
2 48 (25.40%) Analyst
3 39 (20.63%) Developer
3 39 (20.63%) Business Analyst
4 12 (6.35%) Requirements Analyst
5 9 (4.76%) Senior Architect
5 9 (4.76%) SAS Developer
6 8 (4.23%) Technical Architect
6 8 (4.23%) Systems Architect
7 7 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.17%) Consultant
8 6 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.17%) Lead Architect
8 6 (3.17%) Project Analyst
8 6 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (3.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (2.65%) Business Requirements Analyst
9 5 (2.65%) Technical Manager
9 5 (2.65%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.51%) J2EE
2 10 (5.29%) Web Services
3 9 (4.76%) Middleware
4 7 (3.70%) .NET
5 6 (3.17%) XML
5 6 (3.17%) JMS
6 4 (2.12%) SOAP
6 4 (2.12%) SAX
7 3 (1.59%) Struts
7 3 (1.59%) JSP
7 3 (1.59%) Servlets
8 2 (1.06%) CSS
8 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.06%) LAMP
8 2 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.06%) Django
8 2 (1.06%) Spring
8 2 (1.06%) CSLA
9 1 (0.53%) EJB
9 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.12%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.12%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.12%) Reference Data
2 4 (2.12%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.59%) CESG
3 3 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.06%) Tandem
4 2 (1.06%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.53%) User Experience
5 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.53%) Open Source
5 1 (0.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.40%) UNIX
2 13 (6.88%) Windows
3 5 (2.65%) Linux
4 3 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.59%) SUSE
5 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.10%) Waterfall
2 54 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 50 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (23.81%) RUP
5 27 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 26 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (12.70%) OO
8 22 (11.64%) Data Analysis
9 20 (10.58%) Workflow
10 19 (10.05%) CRM
10 19 (10.05%) Problem Management
11 18 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
11 18 (9.52%) Scrum
11 18 (9.52%) Configuration Management
12 16 (8.47%) Migration
13 13 (6.88%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (6.35%) UML
14 12 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (5.82%) Project Management
15 11 (5.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (31.75%) Java
2 48 (25.40%) SQL
3 28 (14.81%) Shell Script
4 24 (12.70%) Perl
5 23 (12.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.06%) C#
6 2 (1.06%) Python
6 2 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (2.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.12%) Degree
2 4 (2.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) MBA
3 2 (1.06%) CCSA
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.12%) EMIR
1 4 (2.12%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (1.59%) FATCA
3 2 (1.06%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (2.12%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.06%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Puppet
1 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.06%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 77 (40.74%) Oracle
2 28 (14.81%) Informatica
3 27 (14.29%) webMethods
4 25 (13.23%) BEA
5 23 (12.17%) Business Objects
6 12 (6.35%) IBM
7 5 (2.65%) VMware
7 5 (2.65%) Citrix
8 3 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.59%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.59%) HP
9 2 (1.06%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) CA
9 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.06%) Vitria
9 2 (1.06%) Amdocs
9 2 (1.06%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.53%) Twitter
10 1 (0.53%) Coverity
10 1 (0.53%) Remedy