The table below looks at the statistics for PegaRULES skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PegaRULES over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pegasystems PegaRULES
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Contract jobs citing PegaRULES 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10242 9449 8424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.32% 17.31% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6259 5859 4740
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 316 431
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

PegaRULES
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PegaRULES within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

PegaRULES Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PegaRULES
Daily Rate Trend

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

PegaRULES Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PegaRULES
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PegaRULES 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 PegaRULES.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Pega
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) JMS

PegaRULES
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PegaRULES 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 PegaRULES. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle