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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pega
Rank 432 505 615
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +110
Contract jobs citing Pega 221 135 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.24% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.53% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 68 9
Median daily rate £500 £500 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £575 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £491 £500 £440
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +13.63%
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
24634 25278 24936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.30% 45.29% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15133 14378 14020
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 1102 1080
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 May 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 30 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 3 May 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 +54 206 £500 - 10
London +3 81 £525 +5.00% 5
West Midlands +19 75 £513 +2.50% 1
Shropshire -15 49 £550 +10.00%
Telford -15 46 £550 +10.55%
South East +19 25 £475 +52.00% 1
East of England +18 15 £450 +100.00% 3
Hampshire - 13 £479 -
Scotland -9 10 £450 -
Glasgow - 10 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 10 £450 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £450 - 2
Basingstoke - 7 £530 -
Yorkshire +7 6 £450 -10.00%
Birmingham +2 6 £575 +21.05%
South Yorkshire -3 6 £450 -10.00%
Sheffield -14 6 £450 -10.00%
City of London +31 5 £650 +30.00% 2
Bedfordshire +8 5 £525 +133.33% 1
Luton +4 5 £525 +133.33% 1
Hook - 5 £441 -
East Sussex - 5 £400 -
Berkshire +9 4 £525 +68.00%
Midlands -12 4 £525 -
Canary Wharf +3 3 £850 +61.90%
Newbury - 3 £500 -
Brighton - 3 £300 -
West Sussex -20 2 £650 -
Hayes - 2 £500 -
Chiswick - 2 £350 -

Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 160 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (30.20%) Unix
3 133 (29.10%) Java
4 117 (25.60%) SQL
5 116 (25.38%) Oracle
6 97 (21.23%) WebLogic
7 89 (19.47%) RUP
8 82 (17.94%) Waterfall
9 76 (16.63%) Shell Script
10 75 (16.41%) Data Modelling
11 66 (14.44%) Informatica
12 62 (13.57%) Scrum
13 59 (12.91%) Finance
14 56 (12.25%) ClearCase
14 56 (12.25%) OO
15 52 (11.38%) J2EE
16 51 (11.16%) webMethods
17 49 (10.72%) Test Strategy
18 47 (10.28%) Windows
19 41 (8.97%) SDLC
20 39 (8.53%) Documentum
20 39 (8.53%) Business Analysis
21 38 (8.32%) CRM
22 37 (8.10%) PL/SQL
23 36 (7.88%) Perl
24 35 (7.66%) JBoss
24 35 (7.66%) Workflow
25 34 (7.44%) VMware
25 34 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
26 33 (7.22%) EMC

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 97 (21.23%) WebLogic
2 39 (8.53%) Documentum
3 35 (7.66%) JBoss
4 29 (6.35%) Captiva
5 21 (4.60%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.94%) Apache
7 17 (3.72%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.19%) Confluence
9 8 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.88%) Mule
11 3 (0.66%) CMS
11 3 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.44%) PegaRULES
12 2 (0.44%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) FileNet
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 18 (3.94%) MS Office
2 15 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.97%) Open Workbench
4 6 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.31%) MS Project
5 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.22%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.22%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.22%) DNS
2 1 (0.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) LAN
2 1 (0.22%) SAN
2 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
2 30 (6.56%) Oracle OWB
3 22 (4.81%) DB2
3 22 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 8 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (0.88%) DB2 UDB
7 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.66%) MySQL
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.22%) Big Data
8 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.22%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 56 (12.25%) ClearCase
2 29 (6.35%) ClearQuest
3 18 (3.94%) JIRA
4 16 (3.50%) CA Gen
5 8 (1.75%) Subversion
6 6 (1.31%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.09%) JUnit
8 4 (0.88%) Ant
8 4 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.88%) Maven
9 3 (0.66%) PVCS
10 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.22%) ERwin
11 1 (0.22%) Testopia
11 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 59 (12.91%) Finance
2 32 (7.00%) Banking
3 21 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.97%) Marketing
5 6 (1.31%) Back Office
5 6 (1.31%) Front Office
5 6 (1.31%) Retail
6 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.44%) Billing
8 2 (0.44%) Electronics
8 2 (0.44%) Law
8 2 (0.44%) Legal
8 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 155 (33.92%) Architect
2 122 (26.70%) Developer
3 76 (16.63%) Analyst
4 50 (10.94%) Business Analyst
5 28 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (5.69%) Systems Architect
7 23 (5.03%) Technical Architect
8 22 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 20 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (4.16%) Lead Developer
11 17 (3.72%) Lead Architect
11 17 (3.72%) Senior Architect
11 17 (3.72%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.28%) Consultant
13 14 (3.06%) Requirements Manager
13 14 (3.06%) Software Architect
14 13 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
14 13 (2.84%) Test Analyst
15 12 (2.63%) Senior Systems Architect
16 10 (2.19%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (11.38%) J2EE
2 21 (4.60%) CSS
3 14 (3.06%) JSP
4 13 (2.84%) SOAP
4 13 (2.84%) XML
5 11 (2.41%) .NET
5 11 (2.41%) HTML
5 11 (2.41%) XSD
6 10 (2.19%) Middleware
6 10 (2.19%) WSDL
7 9 (1.97%) Java EE
8 8 (1.75%) Spring
8 8 (1.75%) Web Services
9 7 (1.53%) JMS
10 5 (1.09%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.09%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.09%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 5 (1.09%) Servlets
11 4 (0.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.41%) N-Tier
3 9 (1.97%) User Experience
4 7 (1.53%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.09%) IVR
5 5 (1.09%) Replication
6 4 (0.88%) Statistics
6 4 (0.88%) W3C
7 3 (0.66%) iSeries
8 2 (0.44%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.44%) iPad
8 2 (0.44%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.22%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 138 (30.20%) Unix
2 47 (10.28%) Windows
3 32 (7.00%) Linux
4 5 (1.09%) zOS
5 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (19.47%) RUP
3 82 (17.94%) Waterfall
4 75 (16.41%) Data Modelling
5 62 (13.57%) Scrum
6 56 (12.25%) OO
7 49 (10.72%) Test Strategy
8 41 (8.97%) SDLC
9 39 (8.53%) Business Analysis
10 38 (8.32%) CRM
11 35 (7.66%) Workflow
12 31 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (6.35%) Project Planning
13 29 (6.35%) Software Architecture
14 26 (5.69%) SOA
15 24 (5.25%) Enterprise Architecture
16 22 (4.81%) Process Improvement
16 22 (4.81%) Project Management
17 19 (4.16%) Mentoring
17 19 (4.16%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 133 (29.10%) Java
2 117 (25.60%) SQL
3 76 (16.63%) Shell Script
4 37 (8.10%) PL/SQL
5 36 (7.88%) Perl
6 25 (5.47%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.66%) RPG
8 2 (0.44%) ABAP
9 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.19%) ISEB
2 10 (2.19%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.09%) Degree
6 4 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.19%) SLA
2 5 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.66%) EMIR
3 3 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) FATCA
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.09%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 116 (25.38%) Oracle
2 66 (14.44%) Informatica
3 51 (11.16%) webMethods
4 34 (7.44%) VMware
5 33 (7.22%) EMC
6 31 (6.78%) BEA
7 9 (1.97%) SAP
7 9 (1.97%) Siebel
7 9 (1.97%) TIBCO
8 8 (1.75%) Chordiant
8 8 (1.75%) Microsoft
9 7 (1.53%) IBM
9 7 (1.53%) KANA
9 7 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.53%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.31%) Adobe
11 5 (1.09%) Sybase
12 4 (0.88%) ForgeRock
13 3 (0.66%) HP
13 3 (0.66%) Red Hat