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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 401 403 399
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing PVCS 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.034% 0.064% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2961 3104 2724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.50% 13.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2315 2001
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) DAB
2 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) QMS
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Metastorm
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Sybase
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) QMS
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (25.00%) Metastorm
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) BMC