The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Pega products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pega over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Pegasystems, Inc.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pega
Rank 502 543 617
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +74
Contract jobs citing Pega 137 114 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.20% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.44% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 54 8
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £342 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £650 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £431
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24055 25705 25836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.08% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14703 15197 14415
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1098 1100
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Pega
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Pega as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Pega Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pega
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pega within the UK.

Pega Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Pega
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pega within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Pega Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Pega
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pega within the UK.

Pega Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Pega
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 134 £475 +2.15% 5
London +10 62 £475 -5.00% 4
West Midlands -2 49 £465 -
Shropshire -2 37 £483 +3.76%
Telford -1 36 £483 +3.76%
East Midlands - 11 £498 -
Northampton - 10 £475 -
Northamptonshire - 10 £475 -
City of London +41 9 £450 -25.00% 1
South East -8 9 £380 -20.00%
Birmingham - 8 £400 -
Hampshire +7 3 £313 -45.65%
Surrey - 3 £380 -
Guildford - 3 £380 -
South West +10 2 £313 -10.45%
Basingstoke +8 2 £225 -50.00%
Bristol -1 2 £313 -10.45%
Walsall -2 2 £462 -16.04%
West Sussex -6 2 - -
Scotland +4 1 - -
Berkshire +2 1 £415 +10.66%
Edinburgh -2 1 - -
Midlands -9 1 - -
Worthing -12 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £520 -
Hook - 1 £400 -
Nottingham - 1 £520 -

Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pega also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Pega.

1 141 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (29.48%) Java
3 76 (23.10%) SQL
4 63 (19.15%) Oracle
5 57 (17.33%) Unix
6 55 (16.72%) Workflow
7 52 (15.81%) Scrum
8 49 (14.89%) Finance
9 48 (14.59%) Data Modelling
10 47 (14.29%) WebLogic
11 40 (12.16%) Waterfall
12 39 (11.85%) IBM
13 36 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (10.33%) RUP
15 33 (10.03%) SDLC
16 31 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (9.42%) Banking
16 31 (9.42%) Business Analysis
17 29 (8.81%) OO
17 29 (8.81%) Process Management
18 28 (8.51%) Shell Script
19 26 (7.90%) CRM
19 26 (7.90%) JavaScript
20 25 (7.60%) SOA
20 25 (7.60%) Enterprise Architecture
20 25 (7.60%) Test Strategy
20 25 (7.60%) User Stories
21 23 (6.99%) Software Engineering
21 23 (6.99%) Documentum
21 23 (6.99%) JBoss

Pega
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 47 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 23 (6.99%) Documentum
2 23 (6.99%) JBoss
3 17 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.26%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.65%) Captiva
6 11 (3.34%) Apache
7 8 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (2.13%) Confluence
9 6 (1.82%) PegaRULES
10 5 (1.52%) IIS
11 4 (1.22%) Mule
12 2 (0.61%) CMS
12 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.30%) SAS
13 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Office
2 2 (0.61%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Project
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (4.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) DNS
2 1 (0.30%) LAN
2 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.69%) Relational Database
1 22 (6.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.78%) DB2
3 16 (4.86%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (3.04%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.91%) MySQL
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.61%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.30%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (6.08%) ClearCase
2 12 (3.65%) Eclipse
3 10 (3.04%) ClearQuest
3 10 (3.04%) JIRA
4 7 (2.13%) CA Gen
5 5 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.52%) JUnit
5 5 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.52%) Subversion
5 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.22%) Selenium
7 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.30%) Ant
8 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.30%) ERwin
8 1 (0.30%) Maven
8 1 (0.30%) Testopia
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 49 (14.89%) Finance
2 31 (9.42%) Banking
3 12 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.13%) Retail
5 5 (1.52%) Front Office
5 5 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.52%) Marketing
5 5 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.91%) Legal
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Billing
7 2 (0.61%) Electronics
7 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (33.43%) Architect
2 96 (29.18%) Developer
3 49 (14.89%) Analyst
4 39 (11.85%) Business Analyst
5 36 (10.94%) Systems Architect
6 24 (7.29%) Lead Architect
7 22 (6.69%) Senior Architect
8 20 (6.08%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.56%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.56%) Senior Systems Architect
10 14 (4.26%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 13 (3.95%) JRules Developer
12 11 (3.34%) Administrator
12 11 (3.34%) Consultant
12 11 (3.34%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (3.04%) Business Developer
14 8 (2.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (2.43%) Technical Architect
15 7 (2.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.38%) .NET
2 20 (6.08%) CSS
2 20 (6.08%) Web Services
3 18 (5.47%) JSP
3 18 (5.47%) Middleware
4 16 (4.86%) HTML
4 16 (4.86%) J2EE
5 15 (4.56%) XML
6 14 (4.26%) Spring
7 13 (3.95%) JMS
7 13 (3.95%) JRules
8 12 (3.65%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.34%) XSD
10 10 (3.04%) WSDL
11 9 (2.74%) Servlets
11 9 (2.74%) Struts
12 7 (2.13%) SOAP
13 5 (1.52%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.52%) Java EE
14 4 (1.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.74%) Client/Server
2 9 (2.74%) N-Tier
3 6 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.52%) IVR
5 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.22%) W3C
6 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.91%) User Experience
7 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.61%) iSeries
7 2 (0.61%) Replication
7 2 (0.61%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.30%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.30%) SCADA
8 1 (0.30%) Social Media
8 1 (0.30%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.33%) Unix
2 19 (5.78%) Windows
3 16 (4.86%) Linux
4 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) VMS
5 2 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (16.72%) Workflow
3 52 (15.81%) Scrum
4 48 (14.59%) Data Modelling
5 40 (12.16%) Waterfall
6 36 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (10.33%) RUP
8 33 (10.03%) SDLC
9 31 (9.42%) Business Analysis
10 29 (8.81%) OO
10 29 (8.81%) Process Management
11 26 (7.90%) CRM
12 25 (7.60%) Enterprise Architecture
12 25 (7.60%) SOA
12 25 (7.60%) Test Strategy
12 25 (7.60%) User Stories
13 23 (6.99%) Software Engineering
14 22 (6.69%) Functional Testing
14 22 (6.69%) Use Case
15 20 (6.08%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.48%) Java
2 76 (23.10%) SQL
3 28 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 26 (7.90%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.04%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.13%) Perl
7 5 (1.52%) C#
7 5 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.91%) C
8 3 (0.91%) Python
9 2 (0.61%) R
9 2 (0.61%) RPG
9 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.82%) ISEB
3 6 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.91%) Degree
5 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.30%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.30%) EMIR
2 1 (0.30%) MiFID
2 1 (0.30%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (19.15%) Oracle
2 39 (11.85%) IBM
3 22 (6.69%) VMware
4 19 (5.78%) Informatica
5 16 (4.86%) EMC
6 14 (4.26%) BEA
7 13 (3.95%) ILOG
8 12 (3.65%) TIBCO
9 9 (2.74%) Microsoft
9 9 (2.74%) Sybase
9 9 (2.74%) Vitria
9 9 (2.74%) webMethods
10 7 (2.13%) SAP
11 6 (1.82%) Chordiant
11 6 (1.82%) KANA
11 6 (1.82%) Siebel
12 5 (1.52%) Blue Prism
12 5 (1.52%) Google
12 5 (1.52%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.22%) ForgeRock