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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 490 415 484
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +69
Contract jobs citing Perforce 85 146 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.64% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 62 64
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £340 £250
% change year-on-year
+27.94% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -2.04%
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
23192 22746 24950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.11% 46.64% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13297 12926 13098
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1015 1045 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 2014.

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
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 27 August 2014. 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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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 -34 66 £525 +10.52% 9
Yorkshire -14 8 £413 +21.32%
South East -10 5 £470 +34.35% 2
West Midlands - 2 £413 -
North West -12 1 £350 +16.66% 4
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
East of England - - - - 2
Perforce
UK

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 97 (59.88%) Java
2 95 (58.64%) Linux
3 72 (44.44%) Oracle
3 72 (44.44%) Subversion
4 59 (36.42%) Scrum
5 58 (35.80%) Maven
6 55 (33.95%) HTML
7 52 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (31.48%) XML
9 49 (30.25%) Web Services
10 47 (29.01%) Groovy
11 45 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (27.78%) J2EE
11 45 (27.78%) Ant
12 42 (25.93%) WebLogic
12 42 (25.93%) SOAP
12 42 (25.93%) iPad
13 41 (25.31%) JBoss
13 41 (25.31%) TDD
14 40 (24.69%) Content Management
14 40 (24.69%) Waterfall
14 40 (24.69%) RESTful
15 39 (24.07%) Social Media
15 39 (24.07%) Retail
15 39 (24.07%) Endeca
15 39 (24.07%) ATG
15 39 (24.07%) XSD
15 39 (24.07%) XSL
15 39 (24.07%) E-Commerce
15 39 (24.07%) ERP

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 42 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 15 (9.26%) Apache
3 13 (8.02%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.32%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.32%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.47%) Confluence
6 3 (1.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.62%) Jetty
7 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.62%) Maya
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.62%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.02%) Internet
2 7 (4.32%) VPN
3 6 (3.70%) DSL
3 6 (3.70%) RTP
3 6 (3.70%) LDAP
4 5 (3.09%) Broadband
5 4 (2.47%) DVB
6 3 (1.85%) NFC
7 2 (1.23%) CDMA
7 2 (1.23%) HTTP
8 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.79%) DB2
5 10 (6.17%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (4.94%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (4.32%) MySQL
9 6 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.85%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.23%) QlikView
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 72 (44.44%) Subversion
2 58 (35.80%) Maven
3 45 (27.78%) Ant
4 21 (12.96%) Git (software)
5 19 (11.73%) Jenkins
6 16 (9.88%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (8.02%) Eclipse
8 12 (7.41%) JUnit
9 9 (5.56%) Visual Studio
9 9 (5.56%) JIRA
9 9 (5.56%) Hudson
10 5 (3.09%) ClearCase
11 4 (2.47%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.85%) Robotium
12 3 (1.85%) LLVM
13 2 (1.23%) Capybara
13 2 (1.23%) Selenium
13 2 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 39 (24.07%) Retail
2 15 (9.26%) Finance
3 14 (8.64%) Banking
4 13 (8.02%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.94%) Front Office
5 8 (4.94%) Electronics
6 6 (3.70%) Games
7 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 103 (63.58%) Developer
2 24 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.26%) Software Engineer
4 14 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.17%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Configuration Manager
7 8 (4.94%) Fidessa Developer
8 7 (4.32%) iOS Developer
8 7 (4.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Software Configuration Manager
9 6 (3.70%) Software Manager
10 5 (3.09%) C# Developer
11 4 (2.47%) Release Manager
11 4 (2.47%) Analyst
12 3 (1.85%) DBA
12 3 (1.85%) Programmer
12 3 (1.85%) Support Analyst
12 3 (1.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (33.95%) HTML
2 51 (31.48%) XML
3 49 (30.25%) Web Services
4 45 (27.78%) J2EE
5 42 (25.93%) SOAP
6 40 (24.69%) RESTful
7 39 (24.07%) WSDL
7 39 (24.07%) XSD
7 39 (24.07%) XSL
8 13 (8.02%) Middleware
9 12 (7.41%) .NET
10 11 (6.79%) CSS
11 9 (5.56%) Struts
11 9 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
12 7 (4.32%) JMS
12 7 (4.32%) HTML5
13 6 (3.70%) GStreamer
13 6 (3.70%) Akka
13 6 (3.70%) Apache Camel
13 6 (3.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.93%) iPad
2 39 (24.07%) Social Media
3 26 (16.05%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.79%) Open Source
5 10 (6.17%) IPTV
6 7 (4.32%) Equities
6 7 (4.32%) Streaming Video
7 6 (3.70%) Fixed Income
7 6 (3.70%) MPEG
8 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.09%) Derivative
8 5 (3.09%) Statistics
9 4 (2.47%) Interactive TV
9 4 (2.47%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.47%) DTV
10 3 (1.85%) iPhone
10 3 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.85%) Physics
10 3 (1.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 95 (58.64%) Linux
2 38 (23.46%) UNIX
3 28 (17.28%) Windows
4 14 (8.64%) CentOS
5 10 (6.17%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.17%) Ubuntu
5 10 (6.17%) Android
6 7 (4.32%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.85%) Solaris
8 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.62%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.42%) Scrum
2 52 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (25.31%) TDD
5 40 (24.69%) Content Management
5 40 (24.69%) Waterfall
6 39 (24.07%) E-Commerce
6 39 (24.07%) ERP
7 25 (15.43%) Configuration Management
8 20 (12.35%) ITIL
9 16 (9.88%) OO
9 16 (9.88%) SOA
9 16 (9.88%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.64%) Multithreading
10 14 (8.64%) Kanban
10 14 (8.64%) DevOps
11 13 (8.02%) Load Balancing
11 13 (8.02%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
13 8 (4.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 97 (59.88%) Java
2 47 (29.01%) Groovy
3 34 (20.99%) SQL
4 31 (19.14%) C++
5 30 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 30 (18.52%) Python
6 18 (11.11%) C
7 16 (9.88%) Perl
8 14 (8.64%) PL/SQL
9 13 (8.02%) C#
10 10 (6.17%) Scala
11 9 (5.56%) COBOL
12 8 (4.94%) Tcl
13 7 (4.32%) Objective-C
13 7 (4.32%) Ruby
14 6 (3.70%) VB
15 5 (3.09%) PHP
16 3 (1.85%) ActionScript
16 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (9.88%) Degree
2 7 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.41%) SLA
2 7 (4.32%) QA
3 3 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (8.02%) vCloud
2 2 (1.23%) KVM
2 2 (1.23%) Xen
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (9.26%) Puppet
1 15 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (8.02%) ZABBIX
3 10 (6.17%) Zenoss
3 10 (6.17%) Nagios
3 10 (6.17%) Kibana
3 10 (6.17%) Graylog2
4 3 (1.85%) Control-M
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.62%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.62%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.62%) OpenView
6 1 (0.62%) OVSD
6 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 72 (44.44%) Oracle
2 41 (25.31%) JBoss
3 39 (24.07%) ATG
3 39 (24.07%) Endeca
4 13 (8.02%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.41%) Splunk
6 11 (6.79%) Sybase
7 10 (6.17%) IBM
8 8 (4.94%) Fidessa
9 3 (1.85%) HP
9 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.85%) Infragistics
9 3 (1.85%) New Relic
9 3 (1.85%) FatWire
10 2 (1.23%) VMware
10 2 (1.23%) 29West
10 2 (1.23%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.23%) Reuters
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Blues Point Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago