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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 118 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PVCS 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% - 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.66% - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£343 - £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 - £244
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00
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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
362 330 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.00% 13.36% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 195 115
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -2.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £32.50 £28.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £36.00 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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
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 PVCS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
Edinburgh - - - -
PVCS
UK

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Toad
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) MS Office
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) Apache
9 1 (6.67%) EDI
9 1 (6.67%) SLA
9 1 (6.67%) Internet
9 1 (6.67%) VB
9 1 (6.67%) VBA

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Toad
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Programmer
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Report Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) DBA
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) EDI
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle