The first table below looks at the demand for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reading region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 68 70 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing PVCS 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.83% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 7.62% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £418 £393
% change year-on-year
-25.14% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
- -12.88%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 105 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.21% 10.89% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 30
Average daily rate £388 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £19.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 - £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
PVCS
Berkshire

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PVCS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Borland
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Borland
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO