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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pega over the 3 months to 21 October 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.

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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pega
Rank 583 478 487
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +9
Contract jobs citing Pega 35 108 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 68 56
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £700 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -

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
26243 24330 26221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 46.29% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15249 13762 13531
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1235 1152 1348
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Pega
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pega within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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
England -100 25 £413 -25.00% 12
London -80 14 £418 -24.09% 4
Scotland -10 5 £450 -
South East -22 3 £400 +95.12%
West Midlands -15 2 £325 -23.52% 1
Birmingham - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
East of England - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 3
Stirling - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 3
West Sussex - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 5

Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pega 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 Pega.

1 16 (28.57%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) Web Services
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) SOA
4 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 9 (16.07%) XML
5 9 (16.07%) UNIX
5 9 (16.07%) JBoss
5 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (14.29%) BPMN
7 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Finance
7 7 (12.50%) Banking
7 7 (12.50%) IBM
7 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.93%) JRules
9 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
9 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.93%) jBPM
9 5 (8.93%) Marketing
9 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
9 5 (8.93%) J2EE
9 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
9 5 (8.93%) Drools

Pega
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pega 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 Pega. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.07%) JBoss
2 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) AquaLogic
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) SAS
4 2 (3.57%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) Documentum
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Cordys
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle BRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Lombardi
2 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.79%) Toad
2 1 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (1.79%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
1 7 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Consultant
4 8 (14.29%) Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Development Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Lead Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) XML
3 5 (8.93%) JRules
3 5 (8.93%) J2EE
3 5 (8.93%) jBPM
3 5 (8.93%) Drools
3 5 (8.93%) REST
4 4 (7.14%) Struts
4 4 (7.14%) HTML
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) OSGi
5 3 (5.36%) Java EE
6 2 (3.57%) .NET
6 2 (3.57%) JMS
6 2 (3.57%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) Spring
7 1 (1.79%) JNDI
7 1 (1.79%) Ajax
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Statistics
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) UNIX
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) SOA
2 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.29%) BPMN
4 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.71%) CRM
6 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.14%) Use Case
7 4 (7.14%) Workflow
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (5.36%) RUP
8 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) MiFID
3 1 (1.79%) FATCA
3 1 (1.79%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) BEA
4 3 (5.36%) Metastorm
4 3 (5.36%) Open Text
5 2 (3.57%) Informatica
5 2 (3.57%) webMethods
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.79%) Vitria
6 1 (1.79%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.79%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.79%) Epiphany
6 1 (1.79%) Teradata
6 1 (1.79%) Alterian
6 1 (1.79%) Unica
6 1 (1.79%) Infor
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