The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Perforce 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 Perforce over the 3 months to 30 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 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 122 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Perforce 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% - 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -2.04%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1250 989 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.31% 40.22% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 452 431
Average daily rate £350 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 61
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Perforce
UK

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Perforce
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 Perforce within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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
Glasgow - 5 £450 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Perforce
UK

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Ext JS
2 4 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Ext JS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache CXF
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft