The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Perforce 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 Perforce over the 3 months to 22 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 535 471 487
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +16
Contract jobs citing Perforce 80 98 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 58 57
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £286 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.29%

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
25895 24212 26082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.08% 46.26% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15104 13695 13458
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 1227 1161 1343
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Perforce Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Perforce
Daily Rate Trend

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

Perforce Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Perforce
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perforce within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Perforce Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Perforce
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Perforce Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Perforce
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -42 74 £450 - 16
London +6 58 £450 -1.36% 2
City of London +10 6 £550 +17.33% 1
Yorkshire 0 6 £413 +26.92%
West Yorkshire -1 5 £413 +26.92%
Leeds 0 4 £413 +26.92%
Cambridge +1 3 £438 +34.61% 6
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £438 +34.61% 6
East of England -22 3 £438 +34.61% 6
South East -15 2 £440 +17.33% 5
East Midlands - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Scotland - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Wales - - - -
Chester - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Guildford - - - -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Perforce 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 Perforce.

1 98 (60.87%) Java
2 96 (59.63%) Linux
3 90 (55.90%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (42.24%) Maven
5 66 (40.99%) Subversion
6 62 (38.51%) Oracle
7 55 (34.16%) HTML
8 53 (32.92%) Scrum
9 51 (31.68%) Web Services
10 50 (31.06%) XML
11 47 (29.19%) Ant
12 44 (27.33%) Groovy
13 42 (26.09%) SOAP
14 41 (25.47%) J2EE
14 41 (25.47%) iPad
15 40 (24.84%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (24.84%) WebLogic
16 38 (23.60%) JBoss
17 37 (22.98%) UNIX
17 37 (22.98%) Retail
18 36 (22.36%) TDD
18 36 (22.36%) RESTful
19 35 (21.74%) Waterfall
19 35 (21.74%) Social Media
19 35 (21.74%) Content Management
19 35 (21.74%) Endeca
19 35 (21.74%) ATG
19 35 (21.74%) XSD
19 35 (21.74%) XSL
19 35 (21.74%) Python

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Perforce 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 Perforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (24.84%) WebLogic
2 38 (23.60%) JBoss
3 23 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 20 (12.42%) Apache
5 9 (5.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.48%) Confluence
8 3 (1.86%) CMS
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.62%) IIS
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.62%) Jetty
Applications
1 14 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.62%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.62%) Maya
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (9.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.24%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.86%) GitHub
3 1 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.29%) Internet
2 11 (6.83%) VPN
3 8 (4.97%) DSL
3 8 (4.97%) LDAP
4 4 (2.48%) DVB
5 2 (1.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.62%) RTP
6 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.62%) Broadband
6 1 (0.62%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.66%) NoSQL
2 21 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 19 (11.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (11.18%) MongoDB
5 15 (9.32%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.21%) DB2
7 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.73%) MySQL
8 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.86%) QlikView
11 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.24%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 68 (42.24%) Maven
2 66 (40.99%) Subversion
3 47 (29.19%) Ant
4 30 (18.63%) Git (software)
5 23 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 14 (8.70%) JIRA
7 13 (8.07%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (6.83%) Hudson
9 10 (6.21%) Eclipse
10 7 (4.35%) ClearCase
10 7 (4.35%) MSBuild
11 6 (3.73%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.73%) JUnit
12 5 (3.11%) CruiseControl
12 5 (3.11%) Apache Ivy
13 4 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.48%) Build Forge
14 3 (1.86%) Xcode
14 3 (1.86%) Introscope
14 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (22.98%) Retail
2 15 (9.32%) Banking
3 13 (8.07%) Finance
4 10 (6.21%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.73%) Front Office
5 6 (3.73%) Games
6 5 (3.11%) Publishing
6 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.48%) Electronics
7 4 (2.48%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (62.11%) Developer
2 26 (16.15%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (13.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 17 (10.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.21%) iOS Developer
6 10 (6.21%) Configuration Manager
7 8 (4.97%) Software Manager
7 8 (4.97%) Software Configuration Manager
7 8 (4.97%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.97%) Fidessa Developer
8 6 (3.73%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.11%) Release Engineer
9 5 (3.11%) Analyst
9 5 (3.11%) Build and Release Engineer
9 5 (3.11%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (2.48%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.48%) C++ Developer
11 3 (1.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (1.86%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.16%) HTML
2 51 (31.68%) Web Services
3 50 (31.06%) XML
4 42 (26.09%) SOAP
5 41 (25.47%) J2EE
6 36 (22.36%) RESTful
7 35 (21.74%) XSD
7 35 (21.74%) XSL
7 35 (21.74%) WSDL
8 19 (11.80%) .NET
9 13 (8.07%) Spring
10 12 (7.45%) Middleware
11 11 (6.83%) JMS
11 11 (6.83%) HTML5
12 8 (4.97%) Apache Camel
12 8 (4.97%) Akka
12 8 (4.97%) CSS
12 8 (4.97%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (4.97%) JNDI
13 6 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.47%) iPad
2 35 (21.74%) Social Media
3 29 (18.01%) Computer Science
4 17 (10.56%) Open Source
5 10 (6.21%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.97%) Equities
7 7 (4.35%) iPhone
8 6 (3.73%) IPTV
9 5 (3.11%) Statistics
9 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.48%) DTV
10 4 (2.48%) Interactive TV
11 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.86%) Physics
11 3 (1.86%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.86%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 96 (59.63%) Linux
2 37 (22.98%) UNIX
3 28 (17.39%) Windows
4 24 (14.91%) CentOS
5 17 (10.56%) Ubuntu
6 13 (8.07%) Apple iOS
7 8 (4.97%) Android
8 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.48%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.86%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.62%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (55.90%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.92%) Scrum
3 40 (24.84%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (22.36%) TDD
5 35 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 35 (21.74%) Content Management
5 35 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 35 (21.74%) ERP
6 29 (18.01%) Configuration Management
7 24 (14.91%) DevOps
7 24 (14.91%) Kanban
8 23 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 23 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 22 (13.66%) Multithreading
10 21 (13.04%) ITIL
11 17 (10.56%) SOA
11 17 (10.56%) OO
12 13 (8.07%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (6.83%) iOS Development
14 9 (5.59%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 98 (60.87%) Java
2 44 (27.33%) Groovy
3 35 (21.74%) Python
4 34 (21.12%) SQL
4 34 (21.12%) C++
5 33 (20.50%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.56%) Perl
6 17 (10.56%) C#
7 14 (8.70%) C
8 12 (7.45%) Objective-C
9 9 (5.59%) Ruby
10 8 (4.97%) Scala
10 8 (4.97%) Tcl
10 8 (4.97%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.73%) VB
11 6 (3.73%) PHP
12 5 (3.11%) ActionScript
12 5 (3.11%) VBScript
13 4 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.48%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) SLA
2 11 (6.83%) QA
3 3 (1.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (14.29%) vCloud
2 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.86%) vSphere
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (15.53%) Puppet
1 25 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 17 (10.56%) Zenoss
3 17 (10.56%) Kibana
3 17 (10.56%) Graylog2
3 17 (10.56%) Nagios
4 5 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.62%) OVSD
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.62%) OpenView
5 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.62%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.62%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 62 (38.51%) Oracle
2 35 (21.74%) Endeca
2 35 (21.74%) ATG
3 20 (12.42%) Splunk
4 18 (11.18%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.45%) Sybase
6 8 (4.97%) Fidessa
6 8 (4.97%) IBM
7 6 (3.73%) New Relic
8 5 (3.11%) VMware
8 5 (3.11%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.11%) TIBCO
8 5 (3.11%) HP
9 4 (2.48%) AccuRev
9 4 (2.48%) Infragistics
10 3 (1.86%) FatWire
10 3 (1.86%) Reuters
10 3 (1.86%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.86%) Informatica
10 3 (1.86%) SAP
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