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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perforce
Rank 523 446 516
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +70
Contract jobs citing Perforce 89 140 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.57% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 67 58
Average daily rate
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£445 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £275 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £535 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.32% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%

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
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -54 80 £450 +2.85% 13
London -19 59 £500 +5.26% 8
West Yorkshire -2 10 £413 +21.32% 1
Yorkshire -7 10 £413 +21.32% 1
Leeds -10 7 £413 +21.32% 1
City of London +9 6 £563 +12.50% 1
South East +5 3 £440 +25.71% 1
Scotland -12 3 £450 +24.13%
West Midlands - 3 £413 - 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North West -11 1 £350 +16.66%
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chester - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Newport - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Stirling - - - -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (58.79%) Java
2 94 (56.97%) Linux
3 86 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (44.85%) Subversion
5 69 (41.82%) Oracle
6 67 (40.61%) Maven
7 55 (33.33%) HTML
8 52 (31.52%) Scrum
9 51 (30.91%) XML
10 50 (30.30%) Ant
11 49 (29.70%) Web Services
12 47 (28.48%) Groovy
13 45 (27.27%) J2EE
14 43 (26.06%) SOAP
14 43 (26.06%) UNIX
15 42 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (24.85%) iPad
17 39 (23.64%) JBoss
17 39 (23.64%) WebLogic
18 38 (23.03%) Content Management
18 38 (23.03%) TDD
18 38 (23.03%) RESTful
19 37 (22.42%) Waterfall
19 37 (22.42%) Social Media
19 37 (22.42%) Retail
19 37 (22.42%) Endeca
19 37 (22.42%) ATG
19 37 (22.42%) XSD
19 37 (22.42%) XSL
19 37 (22.42%) E-Commerce

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (23.64%) WebLogic
2 17 (10.30%) Apache
3 16 (9.70%) OpenStack
4 9 (5.45%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.42%) Confluence
5 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.61%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.61%) Maya
Business Applications
1 19 (11.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.70%) Internet
2 8 (4.85%) VPN
2 8 (4.85%) DSL
2 8 (4.85%) LDAP
3 4 (2.42%) DVB
3 4 (2.42%) RTP
4 3 (1.82%) Broadband
4 3 (1.82%) NFC
5 1 (0.61%) CDMA
5 1 (0.61%) HTTP
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.91%) NoSQL
2 16 (9.70%) SQL Server
3 15 (9.09%) DB2
3 15 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (8.48%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.85%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (3.03%) MySQL
9 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.61%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.61%) VLDB
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 74 (44.85%) Subversion
2 67 (40.61%) Maven
3 50 (30.30%) Ant
4 23 (13.94%) Git (software)
5 19 (11.52%) Jenkins
6 18 (10.91%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.67%) Hudson
8 10 (6.06%) JUnit
8 10 (6.06%) ClearCase
9 9 (5.45%) MSBuild
10 8 (4.85%) JIRA
11 7 (4.24%) CruiseControl
12 6 (3.64%) Build Forge
13 5 (3.03%) Visual Studio
13 5 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
14 4 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.42%) IntelliJ
15 3 (1.82%) Robotium
15 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (22.42%) Retail
2 17 (10.30%) Finance
3 16 (9.70%) Banking
4 12 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.24%) Electronics
6 6 (3.64%) Front Office
6 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.03%) Games
8 4 (2.42%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.61%) Marketing
10 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 105 (63.64%) Developer
2 28 (16.97%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 13 (7.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) Configuration Manager
8 8 (4.85%) iOS Developer
8 8 (4.85%) Fidessa Developer
8 8 (4.85%) Software Configuration Manager
8 8 (4.85%) Software Manager
8 8 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Release Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Build and Release Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 4 (2.42%) Mobile Developer
12 4 (2.42%) C++ Developer
13 3 (1.82%) Analyst
13 3 (1.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (33.33%) HTML
2 51 (30.91%) XML
3 49 (29.70%) Web Services
4 45 (27.27%) J2EE
5 43 (26.06%) SOAP
6 38 (23.03%) RESTful
7 37 (22.42%) XSD
7 37 (22.42%) XSL
7 37 (22.42%) WSDL
8 14 (8.48%) Middleware
9 12 (7.27%) .NET
10 11 (6.67%) HTML5
11 10 (6.06%) CSS
12 9 (5.45%) Oracle ADF
12 9 (5.45%) JMS
13 8 (4.85%) Akka
13 8 (4.85%) Apache Camel
13 8 (4.85%) Spring
13 8 (4.85%) JNDI
13 8 (4.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.85%) iPad
2 37 (22.42%) Social Media
3 29 (17.58%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.48%) Open Source
5 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.85%) IPTV
7 7 (4.24%) Equities
8 5 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.03%) Streaming Video
9 4 (2.42%) iPhone
9 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.42%) Interactive TV
9 4 (2.42%) Statistics
9 4 (2.42%) MPEG
9 4 (2.42%) DTV
9 4 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.82%) Physics
10 3 (1.82%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 94 (56.97%) Linux
2 43 (26.06%) UNIX
3 25 (15.15%) Windows
4 17 (10.30%) CentOS
5 13 (7.88%) Ubuntu
6 11 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 10 (6.06%) Android
8 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.42%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.82%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.61%) MVS
11 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (31.52%) Scrum
3 42 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (23.03%) Content Management
4 38 (23.03%) TDD
5 37 (22.42%) Waterfall
5 37 (22.42%) E-Commerce
5 37 (22.42%) ERP
6 30 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 22 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 20 (12.12%) ITIL
9 19 (11.52%) OO
10 17 (10.30%) DevOps
10 17 (10.30%) Kanban
11 16 (9.70%) Service Delivery
11 16 (9.70%) Load Balancing
11 16 (9.70%) SOA
12 12 (7.27%) Software Engineering
13 10 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
14 9 (5.45%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 97 (58.79%) Java
2 47 (28.48%) Groovy
3 35 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 33 (20.00%) SQL
5 32 (19.39%) Python
6 30 (18.18%) C++
7 19 (11.52%) Perl
8 16 (9.70%) C
9 14 (8.48%) C#
10 12 (7.27%) PL/SQL
11 9 (5.45%) COBOL
12 8 (4.85%) Scala
12 8 (4.85%) Tcl
12 8 (4.85%) Objective-C
13 7 (4.24%) Ruby
14 6 (3.64%) VBScript
14 6 (3.64%) VB
14 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
15 4 (2.42%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 15 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) SLA
2 8 (4.85%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (9.70%) vCloud
2 2 (1.21%) KVM
2 2 (1.21%) Xen
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (10.91%) Puppet
1 18 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (9.70%) ZABBIX
3 13 (7.88%) Nagios
3 13 (7.88%) Zenoss
3 13 (7.88%) Kibana
3 13 (7.88%) Graylog2
4 3 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.61%) OpenView
6 1 (0.61%) Control-M
6 1 (0.61%) OVSD
6 1 (0.61%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.61%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 69 (41.82%) Oracle
2 39 (23.64%) JBoss
3 37 (22.42%) Endeca
3 37 (22.42%) ATG
4 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
5 15 (9.09%) Splunk
6 11 (6.67%) Sybase
7 10 (6.06%) IBM
8 8 (4.85%) Fidessa
9 6 (3.64%) AccuRev
10 4 (2.42%) HP
11 3 (1.82%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.82%) Reuters
11 3 (1.82%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.82%) SAP
11 3 (1.82%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.82%) Infragistics
11 3 (1.82%) 29West
11 3 (1.82%) New Relic
12 2 (1.21%) Rackspace
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