The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 519 419 469
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +50
Contract jobs citing Perforce 85 146 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 68 81
Average daily rate
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£525 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £268 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £59.70 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24993 24117 27009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.72% 47.19% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13879 13072 13683
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1090 1205 1398
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 -65 78 £525 +40.00% 19
London -15 56 £525 +13.51% 8
Yorkshire -21 12 £300 -11.76% 1
West Yorkshire -20 11 £300 -11.76% 1
Leeds -18 8 £300 -11.76%
City of London -13 5 £625 +33.33% 3
South East -29 5 £407 +62.60% 3
Scotland - 5 £450 -
Glasgow - 5 £450 -
North West -11 2 £273 -27.33% 2
Cheshire -3 1 £195 -48.00% 1
Cambridge -7 1 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire -12 1 £325 - 1
East of England -33 1 £325 -18.75% 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Clapham - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
Chester - - - - 1

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 97 (55.43%) Java
2 94 (53.71%) Linux
3 73 (41.71%) Subversion
4 68 (38.86%) Oracle
5 62 (35.43%) Ant
6 56 (32.00%) HTML
7 55 (31.43%) XML
7 55 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (31.43%) Scrum
8 52 (29.71%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (28.57%) Maven
10 45 (25.71%) UNIX
10 45 (25.71%) J2EE
11 44 (25.14%) Web Services
12 42 (24.00%) SOAP
12 42 (24.00%) Python
13 41 (23.43%) C++
14 39 (22.29%) WebLogic
14 39 (22.29%) Content Management
15 38 (21.71%) TDD
15 38 (21.71%) SQL
15 38 (21.71%) iPad
16 37 (21.14%) Waterfall
16 37 (21.14%) Groovy
17 36 (20.57%) Social Media
17 36 (20.57%) RESTful
17 36 (20.57%) JBoss
17 36 (20.57%) XSD
17 36 (20.57%) XSL
17 36 (20.57%) E-Commerce

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (22.29%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.86%) Apache
3 8 (4.57%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (2.86%) Confluence
7 3 (1.71%) CMS
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.14%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.57%) Jetty
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.57%) IIS
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) Maya
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.57%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.57%) Internet
2 6 (3.43%) RTP
3 5 (2.86%) Broadband
4 3 (1.71%) NFC
4 3 (1.71%) DVB
5 2 (1.14%) CDMA
5 2 (1.14%) HTTP
5 2 (1.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.57%) DB2
3 12 (6.86%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.14%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.14%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (5.14%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (4.57%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.00%) MySQL
8 3 (1.71%) Star Schema
8 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.71%) QlikView
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 73 (41.71%) Subversion
2 62 (35.43%) Ant
3 50 (28.57%) Maven
4 28 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.71%) Visual Studio
5 17 (9.71%) Git (software)
6 15 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (6.29%) JIRA
7 11 (6.29%) JUnit
7 11 (6.29%) Eclipse
8 10 (5.71%) ClearCase
9 7 (4.00%) Hudson
10 6 (3.43%) MSBuild
11 5 (2.86%) CruiseControl
11 5 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
12 4 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.29%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.29%) Build Forge
12 4 (2.29%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 36 (20.57%) Retail
2 26 (14.86%) Banking
3 23 (13.14%) Finance
4 18 (10.29%) Front Office
4 18 (10.29%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.00%) Electronics
6 6 (3.43%) Games
7 4 (2.29%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 98 (56.00%) Developer
2 21 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.57%) Software Engineer
4 14 (8.00%) Release Manager
5 11 (6.29%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (5.14%) C# Developer
6 9 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Fidessa Developer
8 7 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
9 6 (3.43%) Build Manager
9 6 (3.43%) Build and Release Manager
10 5 (2.86%) Build and Release Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Software Manager
10 5 (2.86%) Release Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Software Configuration Manager
10 5 (2.86%) Analyst
11 4 (2.29%) C++ Developer
12 3 (1.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.00%) HTML
2 55 (31.43%) XML
3 45 (25.71%) J2EE
4 44 (25.14%) Web Services
5 42 (24.00%) SOAP
6 36 (20.57%) XSD
6 36 (20.57%) XSL
6 36 (20.57%) WSDL
6 36 (20.57%) RESTful
7 14 (8.00%) .NET
8 12 (6.86%) CSS
8 12 (6.86%) Middleware
9 11 (6.29%) Struts
9 11 (6.29%) HTML5
10 9 (5.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 9 (5.14%) Oracle ADF
10 9 (5.14%) Spring
11 6 (3.43%) GStreamer
12 5 (2.86%) Ajax
12 5 (2.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.71%) iPad
2 36 (20.57%) Social Media
3 22 (12.57%) Computer Science
4 16 (9.14%) Fixed Income
5 14 (8.00%) Derivative
6 9 (5.14%) IPTV
6 9 (5.14%) Open Source
7 8 (4.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (4.00%) Equities
9 6 (3.43%) MPEG
9 6 (3.43%) Streaming Video
10 5 (2.86%) Client/Server
11 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.29%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.71%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.71%) Handset
12 3 (1.71%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.71%) DTV
12 3 (1.71%) Interactive TV
12 3 (1.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (53.71%) Linux
2 45 (25.71%) UNIX
3 30 (17.14%) Windows
4 14 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.43%) Windows XP
6 10 (5.71%) CentOS
7 8 (4.57%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.57%) Android
8 7 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.71%) ThreadX
9 3 (1.71%) Solaris
9 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.57%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.43%) Scrum
1 55 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.71%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (22.29%) Content Management
4 38 (21.71%) TDD
5 37 (21.14%) Waterfall
6 36 (20.57%) E-Commerce
6 36 (20.57%) ERP
7 19 (10.86%) ITIL
8 18 (10.29%) OO
8 18 (10.29%) Configuration Management
9 17 (9.71%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.14%) Multithreading
11 13 (7.43%) SOA
12 10 (5.71%) OOP
12 10 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (5.14%) Build Automation
13 9 (5.14%) Service Delivery
13 9 (5.14%) DevOps
14 8 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (55.43%) Java
2 42 (24.00%) Python
3 41 (23.43%) C++
4 38 (21.71%) SQL
5 37 (21.14%) Groovy
6 34 (19.43%) Perl
7 33 (18.86%) JavaScript
8 22 (12.57%) C
9 19 (10.86%) C#
10 15 (8.57%) PL/SQL
11 13 (7.43%) Scala
12 9 (5.14%) COBOL
13 8 (4.57%) Tcl
14 7 (4.00%) Shell Script
15 6 (3.43%) VB
16 4 (2.29%) VBScript
16 4 (2.29%) Ruby
17 3 (1.71%) VC++
17 3 (1.71%) Bash Shell
17 3 (1.71%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) SLA
2 7 (4.00%) QA
3 3 (1.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) vCloud
2 2 (1.14%) KVM
2 2 (1.14%) Xen
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (5.71%) Puppet
1 10 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.57%) Kibana
2 8 (4.57%) Graylog2
2 8 (4.57%) ZABBIX
2 8 (4.57%) Zenoss
2 8 (4.57%) Nagios
3 3 (1.71%) Control-M
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.57%) OpenView
5 1 (0.57%) OVSD
5 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.57%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 68 (38.86%) Oracle
2 36 (20.57%) JBoss
2 36 (20.57%) ATG
2 36 (20.57%) Endeca
3 15 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.71%) Sybase
4 10 (5.71%) IBM
4 10 (5.71%) Splunk
5 8 (4.57%) Fidessa
6 6 (3.43%) TIBCO
6 6 (3.43%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.43%) Infragistics
7 4 (2.29%) AccuRev
7 4 (2.29%) Cognos
8 3 (1.71%) SAP
8 3 (1.71%) Reuters
8 3 (1.71%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.71%) 29West
8 3 (1.71%) FatWire
9 2 (1.14%) HP
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