The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of PTC 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 PTC over the 3 months to 13 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 the Parametric Technology Corporation.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PTC
Rank 577 576 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PTC 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.019% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £490 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PTC
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
19800 21268 20657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.60% 45.70% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11985 12552 11600
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 783 915 914
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

PTC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PTC Jobs Demand Trend in England

PTC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PTC Daily Rate Trend in England

PTC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PTC across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PTC Daily Rate Histogram in England

PTC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PTC Hourly Rate Trend in England

PTC
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 PTC within the England region over the 3 months to 13 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 - 3 £650 -
South East - 1 £330 -
PTC
UK

PTC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PTC 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 PTC.

1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Extranet
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) MKS
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) FlexRay
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) ISO26262
3 2 (22.22%) Concur

PTC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PTC 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 PTC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP AFS
2 1 (11.11%) SAP PLM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Extranet
1 2 (22.22%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Head of User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Content
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP AFS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Factor Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) SysML
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) PLM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) IEC 61508
1 2 (22.22%) ISO26262
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Concur
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) MKS
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP