The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 5 March 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.

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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perforce
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perforce 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.87% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £437
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -31.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 - £26.25
Perforce
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 84 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 57.10% 43.98% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 26
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £417 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% +70.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Perforce
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Liverpool - 3 £263 -
Perforce
North West

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ERwin
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Perl Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft