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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 566 600 591
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Contract jobs citing PVCS 47 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.078% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 2
Median daily rate £443 £310 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.98% -29.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £298 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £322 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7587 6418 6206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.41% 13.03% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5268 4231 4096
Median daily rate £430 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 114 140
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £21.99 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £45.00 £49.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
West Midlands - 39 £446 -
London +12 5 £473 -
South East - 2 £395 -
East of England - 1 £325 - 1
PVCS
UK

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 49 (79.03%) JIRA
2 38 (61.29%) ClearQuest
3 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (53.23%) Oracle
4 32 (51.61%) Security Cleared
5 31 (50.00%) Windows
6 30 (48.39%) Git (software)
6 30 (48.39%) SC Cleared
7 27 (43.55%) SQL
8 24 (38.71%) Unix
8 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
9 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (37.10%) Confluence
10 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database
10 22 (35.48%) Java
10 22 (35.48%) Subversion
10 22 (35.48%) Configuration Management
11 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
11 21 (33.87%) Defect Tracking
12 19 (30.65%) Jenkins
12 19 (30.65%) ClearCase
13 18 (29.03%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (27.42%) Atlassian
14 17 (27.42%) FishEye
14 17 (27.42%) Sonatype Nexus
15 16 (25.81%) Oracle Forms
15 16 (25.81%) BMC
15 16 (25.81%) UML
15 16 (25.81%) 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 23 (37.10%) Confluence
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.06%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) Documentum
5 3 (4.84%) SAS
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.61%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.61%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) Jetty
7 1 (1.61%) Liferay
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.61%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database
2 18 (29.03%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (24.19%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (17.74%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (17.74%) Oracle OWB
4 11 (17.74%) RDBMS
4 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
7 6 (9.68%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.61%) MS Access
9 1 (1.61%) MySQL
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 49 (79.03%) JIRA
2 38 (61.29%) ClearQuest
3 30 (48.39%) Git (software)
4 22 (35.48%) Subversion
5 19 (30.65%) ClearCase
5 19 (30.65%) Jenkins
6 18 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (27.42%) FishEye
7 17 (27.42%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (25.81%) GitLab
8 16 (25.81%) JIRA Agile
8 16 (25.81%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (22.58%) Bitbucket
10 13 (20.97%) Toad
11 6 (9.68%) Ant
11 6 (9.68%) Artifactory
11 6 (9.68%) JUnit
11 6 (9.68%) Maven
12 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
13 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Support Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Infrastructure Support
3 14 (22.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.90%) ClearCase Support
6 8 (12.90%) Lead Developer
7 7 (11.29%) SQL Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Business Developer
8 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) ETL Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Data Integration Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Apache CXF
1 16 (25.81%) Web Services
1 16 (25.81%) XML
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
3 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
3 6 (9.68%) J2EE
3 6 (9.68%) JSP
3 6 (9.68%) Spring
4 5 (8.06%) OC4J
4 5 (8.06%) Servlets
5 3 (4.84%) CSS
5 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 2 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) Dojo
7 1 (1.61%) JAXB
7 1 (1.61%) JAX-WS
7 1 (1.61%) SiteMesh
7 1 (1.61%) Velocity
7 1 (1.61%) XHTML
7 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Statistics
4 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (35.48%) Configuration Management
5 21 (33.87%) Defect Tracking
6 16 (25.81%) OO
6 16 (25.81%) OOP
6 16 (25.81%) UML
7 14 (22.58%) ETL
7 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
8 11 (17.74%) Workflow
9 10 (16.13%) Automated Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (12.90%) Scrum
12 6 (9.68%) Test Strategy
13 5 (8.06%) Data Architecture
14 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
15 3 (4.84%) ITIL
15 3 (4.84%) ITSM
15 3 (4.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 22 (35.48%) Java
3 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
4 10 (16.13%) C
5 8 (12.90%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) R
6 7 (11.29%) VB
7 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.68%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.23%) C#
10 1 (1.61%) Ruby
10 1 (1.61%) Uniface
10 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 30 (48.39%) SC Cleared
3 14 (22.58%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Oracle
2 17 (27.42%) Atlassian
3 16 (25.81%) BMC
4 7 (11.29%) Informatica
5 4 (6.45%) Cloudera
6 3 (4.84%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Perforce
7 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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