The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 354 379 318
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -61
Contract jobs citing Perforce 49 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 41
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £363 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £356 £405
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -12.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -4.29%
Perforce
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in London

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in London

Perforce
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Perforce Daily Rate Histogram in London

Perforce
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Perforce Hourly Rate Trend in London

Perforce
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
City of London +8 5 £550 +18.91% 2
Perforce
England

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Perforce 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 Perforce.

1 84 (76.36%) Java
2 80 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (66.36%) Linux
4 58 (52.73%) Maven
5 48 (43.64%) Scrum
6 43 (39.09%) Subversion
7 41 (37.27%) Oracle
8 38 (34.55%) HTML
9 37 (33.64%) Groovy
10 35 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (30.91%) Web Services
11 34 (30.91%) XML
12 33 (30.00%) Ant
12 33 (30.00%) iPad
13 32 (29.09%) Git (software)
13 32 (29.09%) J2EE
13 32 (29.09%) SOAP
14 31 (28.18%) JBoss
14 31 (28.18%) WebLogic
14 31 (28.18%) Retail
15 30 (27.27%) TDD
15 30 (27.27%) RESTful
15 30 (27.27%) Python
15 30 (27.27%) E-Commerce
16 29 (26.36%) ERP
16 29 (26.36%) XSL
16 29 (26.36%) XSD
16 29 (26.36%) ATG
16 29 (26.36%) WSDL
16 29 (26.36%) Waterfall

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Perforce 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 Perforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (28.18%) JBoss
1 31 (28.18%) WebLogic
2 27 (24.55%) OpenStack
3 19 (17.27%) Apache
4 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.73%) Confluence
6 1 (0.91%) IIS
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.91%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.91%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Internet
2 8 (7.27%) DSL
2 8 (7.27%) LDAP
3 7 (6.36%) VPN
4 2 (1.82%) HTTP
5 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 20 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.27%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.82%) MS Access
8 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.82%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.82%) QlikView
9 1 (0.91%) MySQL
9 1 (0.91%) Redis
9 1 (0.91%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 58 (52.73%) Maven
2 43 (39.09%) Subversion
3 33 (30.00%) Ant
4 32 (29.09%) Git (software)
5 23 (20.91%) Jenkins
6 13 (11.82%) JIRA
7 5 (4.55%) JUnit
7 5 (4.55%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.64%) ClearCase
9 3 (2.73%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.73%) Grunt
9 3 (2.73%) Bower
10 2 (1.82%) jMock
10 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.91%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.91%) Selenium
11 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.91%) Checkstyle
11 1 (0.91%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (28.18%) Retail
2 13 (11.82%) Finance
3 8 (7.27%) Banking
4 5 (4.55%) Publishing
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Games
5 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.73%) Front Office
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (66.36%) Developer
2 26 (23.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (20.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 18 (16.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.45%) iOS Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Environment Manager
8 3 (2.73%) Excel Developer
8 3 (2.73%) C++ Developer
8 3 (2.73%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.82%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 2 (1.82%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 2 (1.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (1.82%) VBA Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Release Manager
9 2 (1.82%) Analyst
9 2 (1.82%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.55%) HTML
2 34 (30.91%) Web Services
2 34 (30.91%) XML
3 32 (29.09%) J2EE
3 32 (29.09%) SOAP
4 30 (27.27%) RESTful
5 29 (26.36%) XSD
5 29 (26.36%) XSL
5 29 (26.36%) WSDL
6 26 (23.64%) .NET
7 11 (10.00%) JMS
8 8 (7.27%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (7.27%) JNDI
8 8 (7.27%) Akka
8 8 (7.27%) Apache Camel
9 7 (6.36%) Spring
10 6 (5.45%) CSS
11 5 (4.55%) WPF
11 5 (4.55%) HTML5
12 4 (3.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.00%) iPad
2 29 (26.36%) Social Media
3 18 (16.36%) Open Source
4 17 (15.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.55%) iPhone
7 4 (3.64%) Streaming Video
7 4 (3.64%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.73%) RIA
8 3 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.82%) User Experience
9 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.82%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.82%) Derivative
9 2 (1.82%) Statistics
9 2 (1.82%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.91%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 73 (66.36%) Linux
2 23 (20.91%) Windows
2 23 (20.91%) CentOS
3 18 (16.36%) Ubuntu
4 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.18%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.45%) UNIX
7 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.73%) Android
9 2 (1.82%) Solaris
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (43.64%) Scrum
3 35 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (27.27%) TDD
4 30 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 29 (26.36%) ERP
5 29 (26.36%) Content Management
5 29 (26.36%) Waterfall
6 28 (25.45%) Kanban
7 27 (24.55%) DevOps
8 26 (23.64%) Load Balancing
9 23 (20.91%) Service Delivery
10 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 15 (13.64%) Multithreading
12 11 (10.00%) OO
13 10 (9.09%) ITIL
13 10 (9.09%) OOD
13 10 (9.09%) SOA
14 9 (8.18%) Mobile Device Management
15 8 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 84 (76.36%) Java
2 37 (33.64%) Groovy
3 30 (27.27%) Python
4 21 (19.09%) C#
4 21 (19.09%) C++
4 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.18%) SQL
6 13 (11.82%) Perl
7 10 (9.09%) PHP
8 9 (8.18%) Ruby
9 8 (7.27%) Objective-C
9 8 (7.27%) Scala
10 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
11 6 (5.45%) C
11 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.64%) VBA
14 2 (1.82%) VC++
14 2 (1.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) SLA
1 8 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 27 (24.55%) vCloud
2 6 (5.45%) vSphere
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (25.45%) Puppet
2 27 (24.55%) ZABBIX
3 25 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (19.09%) Kibana
5 18 (16.36%) Graylog2
5 18 (16.36%) Graphite
5 18 (16.36%) Zenoss
5 18 (16.36%) Nagios
6 2 (1.82%) Control-M
6 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (37.27%) Oracle
2 29 (26.36%) ATG
2 29 (26.36%) Endeca
3 19 (17.27%) Splunk
4 9 (8.18%) New Relic
5 8 (7.27%) VMware
6 6 (5.45%) AppDynamics
7 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.64%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.64%) IBM
8 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.73%) Sybase
10 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.82%) 29West
10 2 (1.82%) Adobe
10 2 (1.82%) Reuters
10 2 (1.82%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.82%) Infragistics
10 2 (1.82%) Rackspace