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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 606 605 587
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing PVCS 31 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.12% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Median daily rate £440 £270 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -25.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £231 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £316 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £310 £281
% change year-on-year
+41.77% +10.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PVCS
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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
7615 6539 6276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.94% 12.89% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5222 4234 4106
Median daily rate £435 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 129
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.34 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

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 6 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 6 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 - 25 £440 - 2
London -10 4 £500 - 2
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £325 -
PVCS
UK

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 37 (74.00%) JIRA
2 26 (52.00%) ClearQuest
3 25 (50.00%) SQL
4 22 (44.00%) Configuration Management
4 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.00%) Oracle
4 22 (44.00%) Unix
4 22 (44.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
4 22 (44.00%) Confluence
5 21 (42.00%) Subversion
5 21 (42.00%) PL/SQL
6 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
7 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
8 17 (34.00%) ClearCase
9 16 (32.00%) XML
9 16 (32.00%) FishEye
9 16 (32.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (32.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (30.00%) Atlassian
10 15 (30.00%) GitLab
10 15 (30.00%) JIRA Agile
10 15 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (26.00%) BMC
11 13 (26.00%) Toad
12 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
12 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
12 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (22.00%) Bitbucket

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 22 (44.00%) Confluence
2 7 (14.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Documentum
3 3 (6.00%) SAS
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) Jetty
5 1 (2.00%) Liferay
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) GSM
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle OWB
3 11 (22.00%) RDBMS
3 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (12.00%) Pentaho
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.00%) Big Data
9 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
9 1 (2.00%) HBase
9 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.00%) Redis
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 37 (74.00%) JIRA
2 26 (52.00%) ClearQuest
3 21 (42.00%) Subversion
4 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (34.00%) ClearCase
6 16 (32.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (32.00%) FishEye
6 16 (32.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (30.00%) GitLab
7 15 (30.00%) JIRA Agile
8 13 (26.00%) Toad
9 11 (22.00%) Bitbucket
10 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (14.00%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (12.00%) Ant
12 6 (12.00%) Artifactory
12 6 (12.00%) JUnit
12 6 (12.00%) Maven
13 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
14 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.00%) Advertising
1 1 (2.00%) Electronics
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Developer
7 6 (12.00%) ClearCase Support
8 5 (10.00%) Business Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Configuration Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) ETL Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) Apache CXF
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.00%) J2EE
3 6 (12.00%) JSP
3 6 (12.00%) Spring
4 5 (10.00%) OC4J
4 5 (10.00%) Servlets
5 3 (6.00%) .NET
5 3 (6.00%) CSS
5 3 (6.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) Akka
6 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.00%) JAX-WS
6 1 (2.00%) Memcached
6 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.00%) Sass
6 1 (2.00%) SiteMesh
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Statistics
4 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Unix
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (44.00%) Configuration Management
1 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.00%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) OO
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (12.00%) UML
7 3 (6.00%) ETL
7 3 (6.00%) ETL Development
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 3 (6.00%) ITSM
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.00%) Change Management
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (18.00%) C++
3 9 (18.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) VB
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Uniface
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) VC++
8 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 15 (30.00%) Atlassian
3 13 (26.00%) BMC
4 7 (14.00%) Informatica
5 4 (8.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.00%) Pega
7 1 (2.00%) Perforce
7 1 (2.00%) webMethods
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