The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 124 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PVCS 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% - 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% - 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £177 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-54.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £47.50
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
376 390 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.41% 12.23% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 202 204
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £40.38 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PVCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 - - 2
PVCS
UK

PVCS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Talend
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy Developer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Talend