The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 122 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing PVCS 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.041% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.53% 0.37% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£313 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £418 £393
% change year-on-year
-22.15% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
316 270 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.46% 10.94% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 130 115
Average daily rate £375 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £17.30 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the Scotland region.

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Toad
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Toad
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
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Synergize Consulting
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Synergize Consulting
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