The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce 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 Perforce over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perforce
Rank 579 498 512
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +14
Contract jobs citing Perforce 29 80 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 50 44
Average daily rate £413 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.50 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -
Perforce
UK

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
20147 21530 20522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.67% 45.84% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12197 12717 11600
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 925 915
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in England

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in England

Perforce
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Perforce Daily Rate Histogram in England

Perforce
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Perforce Hourly Rate Trend in England

Perforce
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Perforce Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Perforce
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 Perforce within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 17 £525 +5.00% 6
North West -9 6 £400 +25.39% 1
Yorkshire -23 2 £395 -3.95%
South West - 2 - - 1
South East -5 1 - -
East of England -9 1 - - 1
Perforce
UK

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 45 (52.33%) Java
1 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.00%) Subversion
3 39 (45.35%) Git (software)
4 36 (41.86%) Linux
5 35 (40.70%) Jenkins
6 34 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (38.37%) SQL
8 30 (34.88%) Maven
9 27 (31.40%) JBoss
10 25 (29.07%) Ant
10 25 (29.07%) Spring
11 24 (27.91%) Web Services
12 23 (26.74%) HTML
13 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
13 22 (25.58%) XML
14 21 (24.42%) Oracle
14 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
15 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
16 19 (22.09%) Configuration Management
16 19 (22.09%) TDD
16 19 (22.09%) Banking
16 19 (22.09%) Opscode Chef
17 18 (20.93%) C#
18 17 (19.77%) Hibernate
19 16 (18.60%) Scrum
20 15 (17.44%) Finance
20 15 (17.44%) OO
20 15 (17.44%) SOAP
20 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 27 (31.40%) JBoss
2 13 (15.12%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.98%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) Confluence
5 3 (3.49%) Jetty
6 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.16%) CMS
7 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) IIS
7 1 (1.16%) Lightstreamer
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.98%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.16%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.49%) GitHub
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) HTTP
1 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.65%) Internet
3 3 (3.49%) Wireless
4 2 (2.33%) Broadband
4 2 (2.33%) Multicast
5 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Big Data
2 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.16%) DTS
3 1 (1.16%) HBase
3 1 (1.16%) Impala
3 1 (1.16%) Informix
3 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.16%) Redis
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (50.00%) Subversion
2 39 (45.35%) Git (software)
3 35 (40.70%) Jenkins
4 30 (34.88%) Maven
5 25 (29.07%) Ant
6 14 (16.28%) Eclipse
6 14 (16.28%) TeamCity
7 12 (13.95%) Hudson
8 10 (11.63%) JIRA
9 8 (9.30%) Gradle
10 7 (8.14%) Selenium
10 7 (8.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (6.98%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.65%) Bugzilla
13 3 (3.49%) CruiseControl
13 3 (3.49%) FishEye
13 3 (3.49%) GitLab
13 3 (3.49%) IntelliJ
13 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
13 3 (3.49%) VisualVM
General
1 19 (22.09%) Banking
2 15 (17.44%) Finance
3 12 (13.95%) Investment Banking
4 10 (11.63%) Front Office
5 8 (9.30%) Electronics
6 7 (8.14%) Retail
7 5 (5.81%) Games
8 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Software Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Consultant
6 7 (8.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Configuration Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Software Configuration Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.65%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Front Office Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Java Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) Spring
2 24 (27.91%) Web Services
3 23 (26.74%) HTML
4 22 (25.58%) XML
5 17 (19.77%) Hibernate
6 15 (17.44%) SOAP
7 12 (13.95%) RESTful
8 9 (10.47%) WSDL
9 8 (9.30%) CSS
9 8 (9.30%) HTML5
10 7 (8.14%) J2EE
10 7 (8.14%) JSP
10 7 (8.14%) XSD
10 7 (8.14%) XSL
11 6 (6.98%) .NET
11 6 (6.98%) EJB
11 6 (6.98%) GWT
11 6 (6.98%) JSF
12 5 (5.81%) CSS3
12 5 (5.81%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.14%) iPad
2 7 (8.14%) Social Media
2 7 (8.14%) User Experience
3 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.98%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.49%) Online Games
6 2 (2.33%) Derivative
6 2 (2.33%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.33%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.16%) Equities
7 1 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.16%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.16%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.86%) Linux
2 12 (13.95%) Unix
2 12 (13.95%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) AIX
3 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.33%) HPUX
4 2 (2.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
4 19 (22.09%) Configuration Management
4 19 (22.09%) TDD
5 16 (18.60%) Scrum
6 15 (17.44%) DevOps
6 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
6 15 (17.44%) OO
7 13 (15.12%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (15.12%) SDLC
8 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.47%) Front End Development
9 9 (10.47%) OOD
9 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.30%) Content Management
10 8 (9.30%) Kanban
10 8 (9.30%) SOLID
10 8 (9.30%) Web Application Development
11 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) Java
2 33 (38.37%) SQL
3 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.93%) C#
5 13 (15.12%) Ruby
6 12 (13.95%) Python
7 11 (12.79%) C++
8 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
8 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
9 8 (9.30%) Groovy
10 7 (8.14%) Perl
11 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
12 4 (4.65%) C
13 3 (3.49%) PHP
14 2 (2.33%) AWK
14 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
14 2 (2.33%) Embedded C
14 2 (2.33%) Embedded C++
14 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
14 2 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.33%) SDET
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
1 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.33%) vSphere
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (22.09%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.14%) Rundeck
3 5 (5.81%) Puppet
4 4 (4.65%) yum
5 1 (1.16%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (1.16%) SCOM
5 1 (1.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Oracle
2 10 (11.63%) IBM
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) Rally
4 7 (8.14%) ATG
4 7 (8.14%) Endeca
5 6 (6.98%) Red Gate
6 4 (4.65%) Sybase
7 3 (3.49%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.33%) Calypso
8 2 (2.33%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.33%) HP
8 2 (2.33%) Informatica
8 2 (2.33%) Solace
8 2 (2.33%) VMware
9 1 (1.16%) Actian
9 1 (1.16%) Infragistics
9 1 (1.16%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.16%) Teradata
9 1 (1.16%) TIBCO