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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perforce
Rank 571 598 558
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -40
Contract jobs citing Perforce 50 46 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 52
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £400 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £553 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

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
22681 23630 25254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.58% 42.79% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13879 13869 14919
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 868 981 1214
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 18 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 8 December 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 +25 48 £425 -10.52% 12
London -4 28 £500 -4.76% 2
East Midlands - 9 £325 -
North West +11 8 £338 -15.62% 2
Northamptonshire - 6 £325 -
Northampton - 6 £325 -
Manchester -2 4 £313 -21.87% 1
South East +36 3 £375 -6.25% 3
Liverpool - 3 £450 -
Leicestershire - 3 £375 -
Oxford - 3 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
Merseyside - 3 £450 -
City of London -9 2 £538 +26.47%
Scotland - 2 - - 2
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £375 -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 87 (82.08%) Git (software)
2 53 (50.00%) Java
3 44 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (40.57%) JSON
5 41 (38.68%) Jenkins
6 38 (35.85%) Spring
6 38 (35.85%) Oracle
7 35 (33.02%) SQL
7 35 (33.02%) Relational Database
7 35 (33.02%) Gradle
8 34 (32.08%) Finance
9 32 (30.19%) TeamCity
10 31 (29.25%) Banking
11 30 (28.30%) Python
12 29 (27.36%) TDD
12 29 (27.36%) Maven
13 28 (26.42%) OO
13 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
13 28 (26.42%) HTML
13 28 (26.42%) JUnit
13 28 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
14 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
14 27 (25.47%) Subversion
15 26 (24.53%) HTML5
16 24 (22.64%) SOAP
16 24 (22.64%) Web Services
16 24 (22.64%) Linux
17 23 (21.70%) XML
18 22 (20.75%) SQL Server

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 4 (3.77%) Apache Solr
1 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.83%) JBoss
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Office
2 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) MS Project
4 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (16.98%) PaaS
3 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.94%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) DNS
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
1 2 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) LDAP
2 1 (0.94%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.02%) Relational Database
2 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
3 20 (18.87%) RDBMS
4 9 (8.49%) DB2
5 8 (7.55%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.72%) MySQL
8 3 (2.83%) Big Data
8 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.89%) SSDT
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.94%) IMS/DB
10 1 (0.94%) Informix
10 1 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 87 (82.08%) Git (software)
2 41 (38.68%) Jenkins
3 35 (33.02%) Gradle
4 32 (30.19%) TeamCity
5 29 (27.36%) Maven
6 28 (26.42%) JUnit
7 27 (25.47%) Subversion
8 21 (19.81%) NUnit
9 20 (18.87%) MSBuild
10 19 (17.92%) IntelliJ
11 18 (16.98%) Eclipse
11 18 (16.98%) SpecFlow
12 16 (15.09%) JIRA
13 14 (13.21%) SonarQube
14 12 (11.32%) Ant
15 11 (10.38%) CMake
16 10 (9.43%) JBehave
17 9 (8.49%) Grunt
17 9 (8.49%) TestComplete
18 8 (7.55%) gulp
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 31 (29.25%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Front Office
4 4 (3.77%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 37 (34.91%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Build Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) Agile Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Build Automation Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) C# Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Configuration Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (5.66%) UI Developer
7 5 (4.72%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Python Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Software Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) WPF Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.57%) JSON
2 38 (35.85%) Spring
3 28 (26.42%) HTML
4 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
5 26 (24.53%) HTML5
6 24 (22.64%) SOAP
6 24 (22.64%) Web Services
7 23 (21.70%) XML
8 21 (19.81%) Ajax
8 21 (19.81%) Hibernate
8 21 (19.81%) REST
9 20 (18.87%) Backbone.js
10 19 (17.92%) Node.js
11 18 (16.98%) CSS
11 18 (16.98%) jQuery
12 16 (15.09%) CSS3
12 16 (15.09%) Spring Boot
13 15 (14.15%) Java EE
13 15 (14.15%) JPA
14 13 (12.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.77%) Derivative
3 4 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.83%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.83%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.94%) Physics
6 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Wiki
6 1 (0.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Linux
2 14 (13.21%) Windows
3 13 (12.26%) Unix
4 3 (2.83%) zOS
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.36%) TDD
4 28 (26.42%) OO
5 22 (20.75%) Microservices
5 22 (20.75%) Scrum
5 22 (20.75%) Unit Testing
6 19 (17.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (16.98%) Performance Testing
7 18 (16.98%) Test Automation
8 16 (15.09%) Configuration Management
8 16 (15.09%) Data Modelling
9 13 (12.26%) Software Engineering
9 13 (12.26%) Web Development
10 11 (10.38%) Front End Development
10 11 (10.38%) SDLC
11 10 (9.43%) Build Automation
12 9 (8.49%) BDD
13 8 (7.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (7.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.00%) Java
2 35 (33.02%) SQL
3 30 (28.30%) Python
4 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.09%) C#
6 7 (6.60%) Perl
6 7 (6.60%) Scala
7 6 (5.66%) C++
8 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.77%) COBOL
9 4 (3.77%) JCL
10 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.83%) C++/CLI
10 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.89%) Ruby
11 2 (1.89%) VB
11 2 (1.89%) VB6
12 1 (0.94%) PHP
12 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) HL7
2 1 (0.94%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.94%) MiFID
System Software
1 19 (17.92%) Docker
2 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.89%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (19.81%) Ansible
3 19 (17.92%) Puppet
4 3 (2.83%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (1.89%) Nagios
5 2 (1.89%) Salt
5 2 (1.89%) SCCM
6 1 (0.94%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Oracle
2 11 (10.38%) Sybase
3 7 (6.60%) Google
3 7 (6.60%) IBM
3 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe
5 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.94%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.94%) Compuware
5 1 (0.94%) F5
5 1 (0.94%) HP
5 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.94%) Talend