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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 242 243 240
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing PVCS 1 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.057% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.097% 0.55% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Average daily rate
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- £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £418 £393
% change year-on-year
-20.95% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
PVCS
England

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
1027 914 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.07% 10.46% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 556 499
Average daily rate £363 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 45
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 PVCS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
PVCS
England

PVCS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) StarTeam
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Borland
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) StarTeam
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Borland
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO