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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
UK / England
Rank 561 594 575
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -19
Contract jobs citing PVCS 12 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.034% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 11
Median daily rate £508 £438 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +50.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £385 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £438 £290
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +50.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - £47.50

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
7142 7026 6494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.06% 14.72% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4792 4698 4390
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 188 118
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.83 £24.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.71 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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
East of England - 10 £508 -
West Midlands -6 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
PVCS
UK

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle
3 14 (56.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) Unix
3 14 (56.00%) Scrum
4 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (48.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (48.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (44.00%) DevOps
6 11 (44.00%) J2EE
6 11 (44.00%) OO
7 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (36.00%) UML
8 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (32.00%) Linux
8 8 (32.00%) XSLT
8 8 (32.00%) JSP
8 8 (32.00%) Servlets
8 8 (32.00%) XML Schema
9 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
9 6 (24.00%) VME
9 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (20.00%) Web Development
10 5 (20.00%) Fujitsu
10 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing

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 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Toad
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (4.00%) Automotive
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Digital Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (20.00%) webMethods Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Release Manager
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE
3 8 (32.00%) JSP
3 8 (32.00%) Servlets
3 8 (32.00%) XML Schema
3 8 (32.00%) XSLT
4 5 (20.00%) EDIFACT
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Unix
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) VME
4 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Scrum
3 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (44.00%) DevOps
5 11 (44.00%) OO
6 9 (36.00%) UML
7 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
11 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
12 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
12 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
1 12 (48.00%) Shell Script
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Fujitsu
2 5 (20.00%) Sun
2 5 (20.00%) webMethods
3 3 (12.00%) Netezza
3 3 (12.00%) Pega
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.00%) Talend
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