The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 24 April 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 230 228 235
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Perforce 9 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Average daily rate £325 £294 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -14.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £229 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £368 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.07%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4479 4132 5462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.97% 49.24% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2031 2379
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 325 374
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Perforce
England

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Perforce
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Perforce Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Perforce
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Perforce Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Perforce
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 3 £325 -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Perforce
England

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (68.42%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) C
2 9 (47.37%) Games
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 6 (31.58%) Unreal Engine
5 5 (26.32%) UnrealScript
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) Electronics
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Subversion
6 4 (21.05%) Game Development
7 3 (15.79%) NFC
7 3 (15.79%) Handset
7 3 (15.79%) UML
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (10.53%) Xen
8 2 (10.53%) KVM
8 2 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (10.53%) Middleware
8 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.53%) System Testing

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) NFC
2 1 (5.26%) CDMA
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Build Forge
4 1 (5.26%) LLVM
4 1 (5.26%) Robotium
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) Calabash
4 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 9 (47.37%) Games
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Games Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Graphics Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) Direct3D
4 1 (5.26%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Handset
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.26%) Xbox
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Game Development
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) B2B
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) C
3 5 (26.32%) UnrealScript
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) Korn
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Xen
1 2 (10.53%) KVM