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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank - - 244
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £290 £244
% change year-on-year
+43.10% +18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
1195 1181 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.92% 12.54% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 659 527
Average daily rate £375 £366 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 37 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Serena
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Egenera
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Samba

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Release Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Security Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) NFS
1 2 (33.33%) Samba
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
1 2 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Serena
2 2 (33.33%) Egenera
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft