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 27 February 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perforce
Rank 501 494 486
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Perforce 75 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 31
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£475 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £300 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £437
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -31.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £30.22 £35.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 - £26.25

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
23958 22965 20967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.66% 45.69% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 12512 10990
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 975 976 1254
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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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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 -15 75 £475 -5.00% 6
London -23 47 £500 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire -11 8 £411 +37.08%
East of England - 8 £363 -
West Yorkshire -14 7 £411 +37.08%
Cambridge - 7 £363 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £363 -
North West -9 5 £319 -12.00% 1
City of London +1 3 £500 -
Merseyside - 3 £263 -
Liverpool - 3 £263 -
Cheshire +4 2 £376 +3.58%
South East -34 2 £294 +19.89%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Surrey -2 1 £363 -
Hampshire - 1 £225 -
Guildford - 1 £363 -
Havant - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 85 (55.19%) Linux
1 85 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (50.00%) Java
3 59 (38.31%) Oracle
4 56 (36.36%) Python
5 51 (33.12%) Subversion
6 46 (29.87%) Scrum
7 45 (29.22%) Maven
7 45 (29.22%) HTML
8 42 (27.27%) SQL
9 41 (26.62%) .NET
10 40 (25.97%) Git (software)
11 39 (25.32%) XML
12 38 (24.68%) Configuration Management
12 38 (24.68%) JIRA
12 38 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (24.03%) Web Services
14 35 (22.73%) Windows
15 33 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
16 32 (20.78%) Jenkins
16 32 (20.78%) DevOps
16 32 (20.78%) Puppet
16 32 (20.78%) Internet
17 31 (20.13%) C#
17 31 (20.13%) vCloud
17 31 (20.13%) ZABBIX
17 31 (20.13%) OpenStack
18 29 (18.83%) Ant
18 29 (18.83%) TDD
18 29 (18.83%) Finance

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 31 (20.13%) OpenStack
2 25 (16.23%) JBoss
3 22 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 16 (10.39%) Apache
5 8 (5.19%) IIS
6 5 (3.25%) Jetty
6 5 (3.25%) Confluence
7 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.30%) CMS
9 2 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.44%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) TargetLink
3 2 (1.30%) Simulink
3 2 (1.30%) Stateflow
3 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.30%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.78%) Internet
2 5 (3.25%) HTTP
2 5 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (1.30%) DSL
4 2 (1.30%) LDAP
5 1 (0.65%) DVB
5 1 (0.65%) L2TP
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.04%) NoSQL
3 16 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (10.39%) MongoDB
3 16 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (8.44%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (5.19%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.95%) MySQL
9 2 (1.30%) MS Access
9 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.30%) QlikView
9 2 (1.30%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.30%) DB2
9 2 (1.30%) Informix
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (33.12%) Subversion
2 45 (29.22%) Maven
3 40 (25.97%) Git (software)
4 38 (24.68%) JIRA
5 32 (20.78%) Jenkins
6 29 (18.83%) Ant
7 14 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (8.44%) Hudson
9 12 (7.79%) TeamCity
9 12 (7.79%) ClearCase
10 9 (5.84%) JUnit
11 6 (3.90%) CruiseControl
12 5 (3.25%) IntelliJ
12 5 (3.25%) FishEye
12 5 (3.25%) SoapUI
12 5 (3.25%) MSBuild
12 5 (3.25%) VisualVM
12 5 (3.25%) GitLab
13 4 (2.60%) AccuRev
13 4 (2.60%) Build Forge
General
1 29 (18.83%) Finance
2 21 (13.64%) Retail
3 15 (9.74%) Banking
4 10 (6.49%) Games
5 5 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.95%) Publishing
7 2 (1.30%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.30%) Automotive
7 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (42.21%) Developer
2 31 (20.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (14.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 18 (11.69%) Release Manager
5 16 (10.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.79%) Configuration Manager
8 10 (6.49%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 9 (5.84%) Environment Manager
10 7 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Release Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Build and Release Engineer
12 5 (3.25%) Analyst
12 5 (3.25%) Consultant
12 5 (3.25%) Senior Developer
13 4 (2.60%) Software Configuration Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Contracts Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Software Manager
13 4 (2.60%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (29.22%) HTML
2 41 (26.62%) .NET
3 39 (25.32%) XML
4 37 (24.03%) Web Services
5 25 (16.23%) SOAP
5 25 (16.23%) J2EE
6 21 (13.64%) XSL
6 21 (13.64%) WSDL
6 21 (13.64%) RESTful
7 19 (12.34%) XSD
8 14 (9.09%) Middleware
9 11 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (5.84%) CSS
11 8 (5.19%) Spring
11 8 (5.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 6 (3.90%) HTML5
13 5 (3.25%) JSON
13 5 (3.25%) WPF
13 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET
14 4 (2.60%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) iPad
2 19 (12.34%) Social Media
3 18 (11.69%) Open Source
4 16 (10.39%) Client/Server
5 13 (8.44%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.55%) Streaming Media
8 5 (3.25%) IPTV
9 4 (2.60%) Streaming Video
9 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.60%) Online Games
9 4 (2.60%) iPhone
10 3 (1.95%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.95%) RIA
10 3 (1.95%) User Experience
10 3 (1.95%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.30%) W3C
11 2 (1.30%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.30%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 85 (55.19%) Linux
2 35 (22.73%) Windows
3 24 (15.58%) CentOS
4 22 (14.29%) UNIX
5 21 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.39%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.90%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.95%) Android
9 3 (1.95%) Solaris
10 2 (1.30%) AIX
11 1 (0.65%) HPUX
11 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.87%) Scrum
3 38 (24.68%) Configuration Management
3 38 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (20.78%) DevOps
5 29 (18.83%) TDD
6 28 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 27 (17.53%) Load Balancing
8 24 (15.58%) Kanban
9 22 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 21 (13.64%) SOA
10 21 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 21 (13.64%) Release Management
11 19 (12.34%) ERP
11 19 (12.34%) Content Management
12 18 (11.69%) ITIL
13 13 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (7.79%) PRINCE2
14 12 (7.79%) ETL
14 12 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (50.00%) Java
2 56 (36.36%) Python
3 42 (27.27%) SQL
4 31 (20.13%) C#
5 28 (18.18%) Perl
6 26 (16.88%) C++
7 21 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.64%) Groovy
8 18 (11.69%) PHP
8 18 (11.69%) C
9 16 (10.39%) Ruby
10 14 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 10 (6.49%) Shell Script
11 10 (6.49%) PL/SQL
12 7 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 7 (4.55%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.25%) VBScript
14 4 (2.60%) VBA
15 3 (1.95%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.30%) F#
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (3.25%) Degree
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) VCP4
4 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.99%) QA
2 9 (5.84%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (20.13%) vCloud
2 15 (9.74%) vSphere
3 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (20.78%) Puppet
3 31 (20.13%) ZABBIX
4 20 (12.99%) Kibana
5 16 (10.39%) Graylog
5 16 (10.39%) Graphite
5 16 (10.39%) Zenoss
5 16 (10.39%) Nagios
6 3 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.30%) Control-M
8 1 (0.65%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 59 (38.31%) Oracle
2 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.34%) ATG
2 19 (12.34%) Endeca
3 18 (11.69%) VMware
4 17 (11.04%) Splunk
5 15 (9.74%) New Relic
6 11 (7.14%) AppDynamics
7 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.55%) IBM
8 7 (4.55%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.60%) HP
10 3 (1.95%) Adobe
11 2 (1.30%) Sybase
11 2 (1.30%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.30%) Compuware
11 2 (1.30%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.30%) MathWorks
11 2 (1.30%) Informatica
12 1 (0.65%) FatWire
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