The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank - 269 257
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.031% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.22% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -21.05%
PVCS
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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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1128 1350 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.77% 14.16% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 806 681
Median daily rate £415 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 30
Median hourly rate £41.00 £44.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +13.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £37.50 £23.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PVCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PVCS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
1 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Actel
1 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) DO-254
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Control Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) FPGA Design
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-254
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Actel
1 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu