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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 493 447 491
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +44
Contract jobs citing Perforce 86 113 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.51% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 55
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.32% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
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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
23934 22343 24958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.62% 46.39% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 12876 13105
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1101 1010 1277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -4 64 £475 - 8
Yorkshire -2 11 £413 +21.32% 2
South East -8 3 £440 +25.71% 2
West Midlands - 3 £413 - 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North West -6 1 £350 +16.66%
East of England - - - -
North East - - - -
Perforce
UK

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 96 (60.76%) Java
2 91 (57.59%) Linux
3 83 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (44.94%) Oracle
5 69 (43.67%) Subversion
6 61 (38.61%) Maven
7 52 (32.91%) Scrum
8 50 (31.65%) HTML
8 50 (31.65%) Web Services
9 48 (30.38%) XML
10 46 (29.11%) Groovy
11 42 (26.58%) iPad
12 41 (25.95%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (25.95%) J2EE
13 40 (25.32%) WebLogic
13 40 (25.32%) SOAP
13 40 (25.32%) UNIX
14 39 (24.68%) Ant
15 38 (24.05%) JBoss
16 37 (23.42%) TDD
16 37 (23.42%) Content Management
16 37 (23.42%) RESTful
17 36 (22.78%) Waterfall
17 36 (22.78%) Social Media
17 36 (22.78%) Endeca
17 36 (22.78%) Retail
17 36 (22.78%) ATG
17 36 (22.78%) XSD
17 36 (22.78%) XSL
17 36 (22.78%) E-Commerce

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 40 (25.32%) WebLogic
2 18 (11.39%) Apache
2 18 (11.39%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.90%) Confluence
6 2 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.63%) Jetty
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) Maya
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.63%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 21 (13.29%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.76%) Internet
2 11 (6.96%) VPN
3 8 (5.06%) DSL
3 8 (5.06%) LDAP
4 4 (2.53%) DVB
4 4 (2.53%) RTP
5 3 (1.90%) NFC
5 3 (1.90%) Broadband
5 3 (1.90%) HTTP
6 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.63%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.39%) NoSQL
2 16 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (9.49%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.59%) DB2
4 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.33%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (5.70%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (3.16%) MySQL
8 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.63%) VLDB
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.63%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 69 (43.67%) Subversion
2 61 (38.61%) Maven
3 39 (24.68%) Ant
4 25 (15.82%) Git (software)
5 20 (12.66%) Jenkins
6 19 (12.03%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (6.96%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.96%) Hudson
8 10 (6.33%) JUnit
9 7 (4.43%) JIRA
10 5 (3.16%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.53%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.90%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.90%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.90%) Robotium
13 2 (1.27%) Capybara
13 2 (1.27%) LLVM
13 2 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 36 (22.78%) Retail
2 13 (8.23%) Finance
2 13 (8.23%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.43%) Electronics
5 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.16%) Front Office
6 5 (3.16%) Games
7 3 (1.90%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (65.19%) Developer
2 25 (15.82%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.59%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.33%) Configuration Manager
7 10 (6.33%) iOS Developer
8 9 (5.70%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Fidessa Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Software Configuration Manager
9 8 (5.06%) Software Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (3.16%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 3 (1.90%) C++ Developer
11 3 (1.90%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (1.90%) Senior Developer
11 3 (1.90%) Consultant
11 3 (1.90%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (31.65%) HTML
1 50 (31.65%) Web Services
2 48 (30.38%) XML
3 41 (25.95%) J2EE
4 40 (25.32%) SOAP
5 37 (23.42%) RESTful
6 36 (22.78%) XSD
6 36 (22.78%) XSL
6 36 (22.78%) WSDL
7 14 (8.86%) Middleware
8 12 (7.59%) .NET
9 11 (6.96%) JMS
10 10 (6.33%) Oracle ADF
10 10 (6.33%) CSS
11 8 (5.06%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (5.06%) JNDI
11 8 (5.06%) Akka
11 8 (5.06%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.43%) HTML5
13 6 (3.80%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.58%) iPad
2 36 (22.78%) Social Media
3 30 (18.99%) Computer Science
4 15 (9.49%) Open Source
5 10 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.06%) IPTV
7 7 (4.43%) Equities
7 7 (4.43%) iPhone
8 5 (3.16%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.16%) Streaming Video
9 4 (2.53%) MPEG
9 4 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.53%) DTV
9 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.53%) Interactive TV
9 4 (2.53%) Statistics
10 3 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.90%) Physics
10 3 (1.90%) Handset
10 3 (1.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.59%) Linux
2 40 (25.32%) UNIX
3 26 (16.46%) Windows
4 19 (12.03%) CentOS
5 14 (8.86%) Apple iOS
5 14 (8.86%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.33%) Android
7 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.63%) MVS
9 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (32.91%) Scrum
3 41 (25.95%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (23.42%) TDD
4 37 (23.42%) Content Management
5 36 (22.78%) E-Commerce
5 36 (22.78%) ERP
5 36 (22.78%) Waterfall
6 28 (17.72%) Configuration Management
7 20 (12.66%) SOA
7 20 (12.66%) ITIL
8 19 (12.03%) Kanban
8 19 (12.03%) DevOps
9 18 (11.39%) Load Balancing
9 18 (11.39%) OO
9 18 (11.39%) Service Delivery
10 17 (10.76%) Multithreading
11 13 (8.23%) Mobile Device Management
12 12 (7.59%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.96%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (60.76%) Java
2 46 (29.11%) Groovy
3 33 (20.89%) SQL
4 31 (19.62%) JavaScript
5 28 (17.72%) C++
5 28 (17.72%) Python
6 16 (10.13%) C
7 15 (9.49%) PL/SQL
8 13 (8.23%) C#
9 11 (6.96%) Objective-C
10 10 (6.33%) COBOL
10 10 (6.33%) Perl
11 8 (5.06%) Tcl
11 8 (5.06%) Ruby
11 8 (5.06%) Scala
12 6 (3.80%) VB
13 5 (3.16%) PHP
14 4 (2.53%) ActionScript
14 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.90%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (9.49%) Degree
2 7 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) SLA
2 9 (5.70%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (11.39%) vCloud
2 2 (1.27%) KVM
2 2 (1.27%) Xen
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (12.66%) Puppet
1 20 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (11.39%) ZABBIX
3 14 (8.86%) Zenoss
3 14 (8.86%) Nagios
3 14 (8.86%) Kibana
3 14 (8.86%) Graylog2
4 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.63%) OpenView
6 1 (0.63%) Control-M
6 1 (0.63%) OVSD
6 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.63%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 71 (44.94%) Oracle
2 38 (24.05%) JBoss
3 36 (22.78%) ATG
3 36 (22.78%) Endeca
4 16 (10.13%) Splunk
5 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
6 13 (8.23%) IBM
7 11 (6.96%) Sybase
8 8 (5.06%) Fidessa
9 4 (2.53%) HP
9 4 (2.53%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.53%) New Relic
10 3 (1.90%) VMware
10 3 (1.90%) Infragistics
10 3 (1.90%) Informatica
10 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.27%) Reuters
11 2 (1.27%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.27%) FatWire
11 2 (1.27%) 29West
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