The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank - 143 123
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.063% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.45% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £281 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
430 446 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.21% 14.00% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 270 146
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PVCS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle