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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perforce
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Perforce 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%

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
132 147 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.16% 47.42% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 76 77
Median daily rate £350 £390 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Median hourly rate £21.75 £16.50 £12.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% +29.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £59.25 £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Perforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Perforce.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase