The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 615 614 575
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Contract jobs citing PVCS 13 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.032% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 9
Median daily rate £370 £440 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.13 - -
PVCS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8282 7405 6669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.49% 13.98% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5639 4914 4329
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 132 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.89 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +2.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PVCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in England

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in England

PVCS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PVCS across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

PVCS Daily Rate Histogram in England

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in England

PVCS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +16 5 £286 -4.66%
West Midlands -30 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 2 £370 - 1
London -14 1 £350 -22.22%
East of England - 1 £370 -
PVCS
UK

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 39 (65.00%) JIRA
2 38 (63.33%) ClearQuest
3 32 (53.33%) Windows
3 32 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 31 (51.67%) Oracle
5 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 30 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (38.33%) Java
8 21 (35.00%) Subversion
8 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
8 21 (35.00%) Defect Tracking
9 20 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 20 (33.33%) SQL
10 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
11 18 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (30.00%) Unix
11 18 (30.00%) UML
12 17 (28.33%) ClearCase
12 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
12 17 (28.33%) Atlassian
13 16 (26.67%) Apache CXF
13 16 (26.67%) FishEye
13 16 (26.67%) Confluence
13 16 (26.67%) GitLab
13 16 (26.67%) JIRA Agile
13 16 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (26.67%) OOP

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (26.67%) Confluence
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (15.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.33%) Apache
5 2 (3.33%) Documentum
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.67%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.67%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) JBoss
6 1 (1.67%) Jetty
6 1 (1.67%) Liferay
6 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) BPCS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (21.67%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.33%) Oracle OWB
5 10 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 10 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.33%) DB2
8 2 (3.33%) HBase
8 2 (3.33%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.67%) MS Access
9 1 (1.67%) MySQL
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.67%) Redis
9 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (65.00%) JIRA
2 38 (63.33%) ClearQuest
3 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (35.00%) Subversion
5 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
6 18 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (28.33%) ClearCase
8 16 (26.67%) FishEye
8 16 (26.67%) GitLab
8 16 (26.67%) JIRA Agile
8 16 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (23.33%) Bitbucket
9 14 (23.33%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (18.33%) Toad
11 6 (10.00%) Ant
11 6 (10.00%) Artifactory
11 6 (10.00%) JUnit
11 6 (10.00%) Maven
12 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
13 2 (3.33%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.33%) ClearCase Support
5 8 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Business Developer
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Environment Manager
9 2 (3.33%) FPGA Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Hardware Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Apache CXF
2 15 (25.00%) Web Services
2 15 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.00%) HTML
3 6 (10.00%) J2EE
3 6 (10.00%) JSP
3 6 (10.00%) Spring
4 5 (8.33%) OC4J
4 5 (8.33%) Servlets
5 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 1 (1.67%) .NET
7 1 (1.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.67%) JAXB
7 1 (1.67%) jQuery
7 1 (1.67%) SiteMesh
7 1 (1.67%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.67%) Velocity
7 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Statistics
4 2 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
4 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) VHDL
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.67%) iSeries
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
4 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) Defect Tracking
2 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (30.00%) UML
4 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 16 (26.67%) OO
4 16 (26.67%) OOP
5 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 11 (18.33%) ETL
6 11 (18.33%) Workflow
7 10 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.00%) ITSM
10 3 (5.00%) Service Management
10 3 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) Java
2 20 (33.33%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
4 10 (16.67%) C
5 8 (13.33%) C++
6 7 (11.67%) R
6 7 (11.67%) VB
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) Ada
9 2 (3.33%) Ada 83
9 2 (3.33%) Ada 95
10 1 (1.67%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.67%) RPG
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (23.33%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (3.33%) DO-254
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Firmware
1 2 (3.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Oracle
2 17 (28.33%) Atlassian
3 16 (26.67%) BMC
4 3 (5.00%) IBM
4 3 (5.00%) Serena
5 2 (3.33%) Actel
5 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.33%) Informatica
5 2 (3.33%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (3.33%) webMethods
5 2 (3.33%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.67%) Perforce
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