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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perforce
Rank 598 572 525
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -47
Contract jobs citing Perforce 45 74 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 63
Median daily rate £370 £530 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £368 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.00% -

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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Perforce
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Perforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 41 £375 -29.24% 10
London -29 16 £425 -19.81% 4
North East - 9 £191 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £191 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £191 -
Oxfordshire +1 6 £375 -6.25%
South East -14 6 £375 -6.25% 2
North West -3 5 £388 -8.82% 3
Oxford -3 5 £375 -7.69%
East Midlands +5 4 £388 -
Northampton - 4 £388 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £388 -
Glasgow +4 3 £350 -6.66%
Scotland +3 3 £350 -6.66%
Manchester - 3 £420 - 3
City of London +44 2 £406 -22.61% 2
Cheadle - 2 £404 -
Cheshire 0 1 £225 -47.05%
Cardiff - 1 £275 -
South Wales - 1 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Leeds - 1 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Stockport - 1 £420 -
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Wales - 1 £275 -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Perforce.

1 46 (61.33%) Git (software)
2 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.00%) Java
4 29 (38.67%) Finance
5 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
6 25 (33.33%) Oracle
6 25 (33.33%) Linux
6 25 (33.33%) Spring
7 24 (32.00%) Subversion
7 24 (32.00%) XML
8 23 (30.67%) Configuration Management
9 22 (29.33%) Maven
10 21 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (26.67%) HTML
12 19 (25.33%) JIRA
13 18 (24.00%) Degree
13 18 (24.00%) TeamCity
13 18 (24.00%) XSLT
14 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
14 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
15 16 (21.33%) JUnit
15 16 (21.33%) Change Management
15 16 (21.33%) TDD
15 16 (21.33%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (21.33%) SDLC
16 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
16 15 (20.00%) Banking
16 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 14 (18.67%) SQL
17 14 (18.67%) Gradle

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.67%) JBoss
2 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) Apache
5 3 (4.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.33%) Jetty
6 1 (1.33%) Liferay
6 1 (1.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Internet
2 5 (6.67%) Broadband
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
2 5 (6.67%) Wireless
3 2 (2.67%) RS-232
4 1 (1.33%) RS-422
4 1 (1.33%) RS-485
4 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.33%) MySQL
6 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.33%) DB2
8 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.33%) IMS/DB
8 1 (1.33%) Informix
8 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.33%) QlikView
8 1 (1.33%) Redis
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (61.33%) Git (software)
2 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 24 (32.00%) Subversion
4 22 (29.33%) Maven
5 19 (25.33%) JIRA
6 18 (24.00%) TeamCity
7 16 (21.33%) JUnit
8 14 (18.67%) Gradle
9 12 (16.00%) Eclipse
10 10 (13.33%) StarTeam
11 9 (12.00%) IntelliJ
11 9 (12.00%) JBehave
12 8 (10.67%) Ant
12 8 (10.67%) Mockito
12 8 (10.67%) SonarQube
13 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
13 7 (9.33%) Selenium
14 6 (8.00%) MSBuild
15 5 (6.67%) FindBugs
15 5 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (38.67%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Electronics
3 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Front Office
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Configuration Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Agile Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Software Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Build Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.33%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Release Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) Spring
2 24 (32.00%) XML
3 20 (26.67%) HTML
4 18 (24.00%) XSLT
5 12 (16.00%) CSS
5 12 (16.00%) JSON
6 11 (14.67%) HTML5
7 10 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 10 (13.33%) jQuery
7 10 (13.33%) JSP
8 8 (10.67%) JAXB
9 7 (9.33%) GWT
9 7 (9.33%) Java EE
9 7 (9.33%) SAX
10 6 (8.00%) .NET
10 6 (8.00%) J2EE
10 6 (8.00%) JDBC
10 6 (8.00%) REST
10 6 (8.00%) Servlets
10 6 (8.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Device Driver
1 7 (9.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.67%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) AS400
5 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.33%) Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.33%) iSeries
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Unix
4 3 (4.00%) zOS
5 2 (2.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) Configuration Management
3 21 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.33%) Change Management
4 16 (21.33%) SDLC
4 16 (21.33%) TDD
5 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (14.67%) ITIL
7 10 (13.33%) CMMI
7 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.67%) DevOps
8 8 (10.67%) MVC
9 7 (9.33%) Scrum
9 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.00%) Microservices
10 6 (8.00%) OO
10 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.67%) Coaching
11 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) Java
2 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 13 (17.33%) C#
5 12 (16.00%) Python
6 9 (12.00%) C++
7 8 (10.67%) C
8 7 (9.33%) Embedded C
8 7 (9.33%) Ruby
9 5 (6.67%) Embedded C++
10 4 (5.33%) PHP
11 3 (4.00%) COBOL
11 3 (4.00%) JCL
12 2 (2.67%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.67%) VBA
13 1 (1.33%) Delphi
13 1 (1.33%) Perl
13 1 (1.33%) REXX
13 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) Basel III
2 1 (1.33%) HL7
2 1 (1.33%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.33%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (21.33%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (16.00%) Puppet
3 6 (8.00%) Ansible
4 5 (6.67%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.33%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.33%) Nagios
5 1 (1.33%) Scalr
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) IBM
3 5 (6.67%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.00%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) Informatica
5 2 (2.67%) Sybase
5 2 (2.67%) Teradata
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.33%) ATG
6 1 (1.33%) Compuware
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Seapine
6 1 (1.33%) Serena
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.33%) VMware