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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank - 125 112
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.85% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £356 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+43.10% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -
PVCS
UK

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
312 352 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.24% 12.96% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 211 176
Average daily rate £330 £365 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £27.60 £14.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +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