The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Pega products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pega over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Pegasystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pega
Rank - 111 92
Contract jobs citing Pega 0 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.83% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Average daily rate - £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £500 £418
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1119 1088 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.23% 46.44% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 519 537
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 63
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -34.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Pega
UK

Pega
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Pega Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Pega
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Pega Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Pega
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Pega
UK

Pega
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Pega 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 Pega.

1 7 (63.64%) Workflow
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) APMP
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow Management
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning

Pega
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Pega 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 Pega. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technology Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) APMP
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle