The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 406 412 401
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing PVCS 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.063% 0.094% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+43.10% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -
PVCS
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3177 3183 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.00% 15.01% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2349 2405 2140
Average daily rate £475 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in London

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in London

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in London

PVCS
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 PVCS within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +35 1 - -
PVCS
England

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Tandem
4 3 (37.50%) CruiseControl
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Sun
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) DMZ
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) JMeter
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Java

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PVCS 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 PVCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Jetty
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Documentum
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) GitHub
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DMZ
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (37.50%) Artifactory
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (37.50%) CruiseControl
2 3 (37.50%) FishEye
2 3 (37.50%) Gerrit
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
2 3 (37.50%) PhantomJS
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Documentum Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Dojo
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (37.50%) Tandem
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
1 3 (37.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HAProxy
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
1 3 (37.50%) Google
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Rally
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) Sun
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft