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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perforce
Rank 545 506 465
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -41
Contract jobs citing Perforce 55 89 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 74 64
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -3.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £30.22 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.24 £32.50 £25.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £32.50 £56.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 - £34.00

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
25335 24686 22668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 45.32% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14466 13932 12019
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1097 1061 1208
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.81 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 1 May 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 19 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 1 May 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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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 -37 55 £500 +5.26% 12
London -6 46 £500 -4.76% 6
City of London -1 11 £310 -42.32% 1
East Midlands -3 3 - -
East of England 0 2 £338 +5.46% 2
Northampton -1 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £338 +5.46% 2
Cambridge -6 2 £338 +5.46% 2
Northamptonshire -12 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -7 1 £550 -21.42%
South East -17 1 £275 -15.38% 2
North West - 1 £401 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £401 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £401 -
Oxford - 1 £275 - 1

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 73 (52.52%) Java
2 70 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (48.92%) Linux
4 58 (41.73%) Python
5 50 (35.97%) Oracle
5 50 (35.97%) .NET
5 50 (35.97%) Subversion
6 42 (30.22%) Windows
7 41 (29.50%) SQL
7 41 (29.50%) Git (software)
8 40 (28.78%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (27.34%) Jenkins
9 38 (27.34%) HTML
9 38 (27.34%) Configuration Management
10 37 (26.62%) C#
11 36 (25.90%) Scrum
11 36 (25.90%) DevOps
12 35 (25.18%) OpenStack
12 35 (25.18%) Amazon AWS
13 34 (24.46%) Perl
14 33 (23.74%) JIRA
15 32 (23.02%) Puppet
15 32 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
16 31 (22.30%) vCloud
17 30 (21.58%) ZABBIX
17 30 (21.58%) Hybrid Cloud
17 30 (21.58%) Finance
18 28 (20.14%) TDD
18 28 (20.14%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (19.42%) C++

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 35 (25.18%) OpenStack
2 19 (13.67%) JBoss
3 17 (12.23%) IIS
4 14 (10.07%) WebLogic
5 10 (7.19%) Apache
6 9 (6.47%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Jetty
8 5 (3.60%) Confluence
9 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.88%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.44%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.72%) CMS
11 1 (0.72%) SmartSockets
11 1 (0.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.91%) MS Office
3 5 (3.60%) Maya
4 2 (1.44%) TargetLink
4 2 (1.44%) Simulink
4 2 (1.44%) Stateflow
4 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.72%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.42%) Internet
2 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.16%) HTTP
4 2 (1.44%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.44%) Wireless
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) SMTP
5 1 (0.72%) IPv6
5 1 (0.72%) DVB
5 1 (0.72%) L2TP
5 1 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (9.35%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.91%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (7.19%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (6.47%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.16%) MySQL
9 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.44%) Informix
10 2 (1.44%) MS Access
11 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.72%) DB2
11 1 (0.72%) OLAP
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (35.97%) Subversion
2 41 (29.50%) Git (software)
3 38 (27.34%) Jenkins
4 33 (23.74%) JIRA
5 25 (17.99%) Maven
6 18 (12.95%) Ant
7 14 (10.07%) TeamCity
8 11 (7.91%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (7.91%) Hudson
9 8 (5.76%) ClearCase
10 7 (5.04%) CruiseControl
10 7 (5.04%) JUnit
11 6 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (3.60%) IntelliJ
12 5 (3.60%) GitLab
12 5 (3.60%) VisualVM
12 5 (3.60%) SoapUI
12 5 (3.60%) FishEye
13 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
14 3 (2.16%) NUnit
General
1 30 (21.58%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Banking
3 14 (10.07%) Retail
4 13 (9.35%) Games
5 8 (5.76%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.32%) Front Office
7 3 (2.16%) Marketing
7 3 (2.16%) Online Betting
8 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.72%) Electronics
9 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.72%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 51 (36.69%) Developer
2 35 (25.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (13.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 18 (12.95%) Release Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Configuration Manager
6 9 (6.47%) Environment Manager
6 9 (6.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.76%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.32%) Build Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Tester
10 4 (2.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.88%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.88%) Contracts Manager
11 3 (2.16%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.16%) Release Engineer
11 3 (2.16%) Excel Developer
11 3 (2.16%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (35.97%) .NET
2 38 (27.34%) HTML
3 27 (19.42%) Web Services
4 26 (18.71%) XML
5 20 (14.39%) J2EE
6 19 (13.67%) SOAP
7 18 (12.95%) Middleware
8 17 (12.23%) XSL
8 17 (12.23%) WSDL
9 16 (11.51%) RESTful
10 14 (10.07%) XSD
11 10 (7.19%) HTML5
12 9 (6.47%) CSS
12 9 (6.47%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (5.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 6 (4.32%) WPF
15 5 (3.60%) CSS3
15 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
16 4 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (2.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.58%) Hybrid Cloud
2 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.07%) iPad
3 14 (10.07%) Social Media
4 11 (7.91%) Client/Server
4 11 (7.91%) Open Source
5 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.32%) Streaming Media
7 5 (3.60%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.88%) Online Games
8 4 (2.88%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.88%) IPTV
9 3 (2.16%) Streaming Video
9 3 (2.16%) RIA
10 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.44%) User Experience
10 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.44%) W3C
10 2 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 68 (48.92%) Linux
2 42 (30.22%) Windows
3 28 (20.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (12.95%) UNIX
5 14 (10.07%) CentOS
6 10 (7.19%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.47%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.88%) Android
9 3 (2.16%) Solaris
10 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.44%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.78%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (27.34%) Configuration Management
4 36 (25.90%) Scrum
4 36 (25.90%) DevOps
5 28 (20.14%) TDD
6 24 (17.27%) Release Management
7 23 (16.55%) Load Balancing
7 23 (16.55%) Service Delivery
8 20 (14.39%) E-Commerce
9 19 (13.67%) SOA
10 18 (12.95%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (12.95%) Kanban
11 17 (12.23%) Waterfall
12 14 (10.07%) ERP
12 14 (10.07%) ITIL
12 14 (10.07%) Content Management
13 13 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.63%) PRINCE2
14 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (52.52%) Java
2 58 (41.73%) Python
3 41 (29.50%) SQL
4 37 (26.62%) C#
5 34 (24.46%) Perl
6 27 (19.42%) C++
7 26 (18.71%) PHP
8 23 (16.55%) Ruby
9 22 (15.83%) JavaScript
10 17 (12.23%) PowerShell
11 14 (10.07%) Groovy
12 13 (9.35%) C
13 12 (8.63%) Shell Script
14 9 (6.47%) PL/SQL
15 6 (4.32%) F#
16 4 (2.88%) VBA
16 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
16 4 (2.88%) Lua
17 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
17 3 (2.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (3.60%) Degree
3 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.39%) QA
2 5 (3.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (22.30%) vCloud
2 22 (15.83%) vSphere
3 9 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (23.02%) Puppet
1 32 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (21.58%) ZABBIX
3 17 (12.23%) Kibana
4 10 (7.19%) Nagios
5 9 (6.47%) Graylog
5 9 (6.47%) Graphite
5 9 (6.47%) Zenoss
6 4 (2.88%) Ansible
7 3 (2.16%) Control-M
8 1 (0.72%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.72%) OpenView
8 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.72%) Netcool
8 1 (0.72%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (35.97%) Oracle
2 22 (15.83%) VMware
3 21 (15.11%) New Relic
4 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (10.07%) Endeca
5 14 (10.07%) ATG
6 13 (9.35%) AppDynamics
7 10 (7.19%) Splunk
8 7 (5.04%) Adobe
8 7 (5.04%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.88%) IBM
11 3 (2.16%) HP
12 2 (1.44%) MathWorks
12 2 (1.44%) Citrix
12 2 (1.44%) Compuware
12 2 (1.44%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.72%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.72%) ION Trading
13 1 (0.72%) Google
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