The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Peregrine 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 Peregrine over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Peregrine Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Peregrine
Rank 600 545 579
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +34
Contract jobs citing Peregrine 3 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.011% 0.031% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £125 £210 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -51.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £202 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £218 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate - £210 £325
% change year-on-year
- -35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.00%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26367 22927 27784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 47.18% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14733 12208 14165
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1107 1212 1343
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Peregrine
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Peregrine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Peregrine
Daily Rate Trend

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

Peregrine Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Peregrine
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Peregrine Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Peregrine
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Peregrine within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 3 £125 -
London -36 2 £125 -
Surrey - - - -
South East - - - -
Croydon - - - -

Peregrine
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Peregrine 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 Peregrine.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Fidessa
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Reuters
1 2 (66.67%) Bloomberg
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Eikon
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter

Peregrine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Peregrine 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 Peregrine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Fidessa
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Reuters
1 2 (66.67%) Bloomberg