The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perforce
Rank 148 169 138
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs citing Perforce 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.11% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.28% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1613 1814 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.72% 40.52% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 1045 819
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 92 106
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Perforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Perforce
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Perforce Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Perforce
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 4 £420 +6.32% 3
Cheshire +4 3 £300 -25.00%
Merseyside - 2 £425 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Perforce
England

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Perforce.

1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) Spring
3 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 10 (58.82%) Maven
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Subversion
5 9 (52.94%) IBM
6 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
6 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 8 (47.06%) Gradle
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
8 6 (35.29%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) Ant
8 6 (35.29%) GWT
8 6 (35.29%) Google
8 6 (35.29%) SonarQube
9 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
9 5 (29.41%) JSON
10 4 (23.53%) JIRA
10 4 (23.53%) Java EE
10 4 (23.53%) jQuery
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) SOAP
10 4 (23.53%) HTML
10 4 (23.53%) CSS

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) RS-232
3 1 (5.88%) RS-422
3 1 (5.88%) RS-485
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (58.82%) Maven
4 9 (52.94%) Subversion
5 8 (47.06%) Gradle
6 6 (35.29%) Ant
6 6 (35.29%) SonarQube
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
8 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
8 3 (17.65%) JUnit
8 3 (17.65%) Mockito
8 3 (17.65%) Selenium
9 2 (11.76%) Checkstyle
9 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
9 2 (11.76%) FindBugs
9 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
9 2 (11.76%) JProfiler
10 1 (5.88%) Introscope
10 1 (5.88%) Rational Robot
10 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
3 6 (35.29%) GWT
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Java EE
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
6 3 (17.65%) JDBC
6 3 (17.65%) Servlets
6 3 (17.65%) Velocity
6 3 (17.65%) XSLT
7 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) RAD
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
8 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) IBM
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Compuware
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft