The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 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.

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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Peregrine
Rank 606 592 579
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs citing Peregrine 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.004% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 - -

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
25012 24551 23700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.84% 44.87% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 13571 12809
Average daily rate £400 £376 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1077 1191
Average hourly rate £18.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 10 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 28 July 2015. 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 -24 3 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Doncaster - 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Peregrine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Remedy
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) CA
4 3 (42.86%) Unicenter
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
5 2 (28.57%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 5.5

Peregrine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Unicenter
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Remedy
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Spiceworks
5 1 (14.29%) HP