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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perforce
Rank 546 512 439
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -73
Contract jobs citing Perforce 84 96 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.37% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 72 66
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £36.00

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
25927 25801 24746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 45.63% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15354 14439 13687
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £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 1109 1115 1115
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.96 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 23 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 2 September 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 -16 77 £475 -1.29% 19
London -19 57 £530 +2.16% 12
South East -9 16 £413 -12.28% 3
City of London +17 13 £450 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £413 - 3
Glasgow +8 6 £375 -16.66%
Scotland -5 6 £375 -16.66%
Oxford - 4 £413 - 1
North West -25 3 £400 +14.28% 2
Canary Wharf - 3 £488 -
Berkshire 0 2 - -
Staines -3 1 - -
Reading -6 1 - -
Surrey -10 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £338 - 2
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -
Letchworth - 1 £338 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £400 - 1
Manchester - 1 £390 - 2
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £338 - 1

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 78 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (50.74%) Subversion
3 65 (47.79%) Java
4 57 (41.91%) C#
5 56 (41.18%) SQL
6 55 (40.44%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
7 49 (36.03%) Git (software)
8 42 (30.88%) .NET
8 42 (30.88%) C++
8 42 (30.88%) Windows
8 42 (30.88%) Scrum
9 39 (28.68%) Linux
10 38 (27.94%) Finance
11 37 (27.21%) Banking
11 37 (27.21%) Python
12 35 (25.74%) HTML
13 34 (25.00%) Investment Banking
14 33 (24.26%) Oracle
15 32 (23.53%) Perl
15 32 (23.53%) Jenkins
16 30 (22.06%) Configuration Management
17 29 (21.32%) TeamCity
18 28 (20.59%) Web Services
18 28 (20.59%) TDD
19 27 (19.85%) XML
20 26 (19.12%) SDLC
21 25 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
21 25 (18.38%) SOAP

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (13.97%) OpenStack
2 17 (12.50%) IIS
3 16 (11.76%) JBoss
3 16 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 14 (10.29%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (4.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (3.68%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.21%) Apache
9 2 (1.47%) SmartSockets
10 1 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.74%) SAS
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.74%) Confluence
10 1 (0.74%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.41%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.21%) HTTP
3 2 (1.47%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.47%) Wireless
3 2 (1.47%) Multicast
4 1 (0.74%) Skype
4 1 (0.74%) LDAP
4 1 (0.74%) SMTP
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.35%) MySQL
4 8 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.15%) Big Data
6 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.41%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.41%) SSDT
7 5 (3.68%) Impala
7 5 (3.68%) HBase
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.21%) Data Mart
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.21%) DTS
9 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 69 (50.74%) Subversion
2 49 (36.03%) Git (software)
3 32 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 29 (21.32%) TeamCity
5 24 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 18 (13.24%) Ant
6 18 (13.24%) Maven
7 16 (11.76%) JIRA
8 15 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (8.82%) CruiseControl
9 12 (8.82%) MSBuild
10 10 (7.35%) ClearCase
11 8 (5.88%) Eclipse
12 7 (5.15%) JUnit
12 7 (5.15%) NUnit
13 6 (4.41%) WinDbg
13 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (4.41%) SonarQube
14 3 (2.21%) SpecFlow
14 3 (2.21%) Cactus
General
1 38 (27.94%) Finance
2 37 (27.21%) Banking
3 34 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 18 (13.24%) Front Office
5 12 (8.82%) Retail
6 10 (7.35%) Games
7 4 (2.94%) Marketing
8 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.74%) Electronics
10 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (52.94%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) C# Developer
4 14 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 11 (8.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) SQL Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Administrator
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Server Administrator
8 6 (4.41%) Build Engineer
9 4 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.21%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.21%) Build Manager
11 2 (1.47%) Mobile Tester
11 2 (1.47%) Build and Release Manager
11 2 (1.47%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) .NET
2 35 (25.74%) HTML
3 28 (20.59%) Web Services
4 27 (19.85%) XML
5 25 (18.38%) SOAP
6 21 (15.44%) HTML5
7 17 (12.50%) Spring
8 16 (11.76%) WSDL
8 16 (11.76%) J2EE
9 15 (11.03%) WPF
10 13 (9.56%) WCF
10 13 (9.56%) XSL
10 13 (9.56%) RESTful
11 11 (8.09%) Middleware
12 10 (7.35%) XSD
13 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET
14 7 (5.15%) CSS
14 7 (5.15%) JSP
14 7 (5.15%) Servlets
14 7 (5.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.09%) Algorithms
2 11 (8.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (8.09%) Credit Risk
3 10 (7.35%) Social Media
3 10 (7.35%) iPad
4 7 (5.15%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.41%) User Experience
5 6 (4.41%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.68%) Derivative
7 4 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.94%) Equities
7 4 (2.94%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.21%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.21%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.47%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.88%) Windows
2 39 (28.68%) Linux
3 17 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (11.03%) UNIX
5 12 (8.82%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.47%) Android
7 2 (1.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.74%) AIX
8 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.74%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (40.44%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (30.88%) Scrum
4 30 (22.06%) Configuration Management
5 28 (20.59%) TDD
6 26 (19.12%) SDLC
7 24 (17.65%) DevOps
8 19 (13.97%) OO
8 19 (13.97%) E-Commerce
9 17 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (11.76%) OOP
10 16 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
11 15 (11.03%) Data Modelling
12 14 (10.29%) Kanban
13 13 (9.56%) Content Management
14 11 (8.09%) Software Testing
14 11 (8.09%) Test Automation
14 11 (8.09%) Unit Testing
15 10 (7.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.79%) Java
2 57 (41.91%) C#
3 56 (41.18%) SQL
4 42 (30.88%) C++
5 37 (27.21%) Python
6 32 (23.53%) Perl
7 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
8 21 (15.44%) T-SQL
9 15 (11.03%) Ruby
9 15 (11.03%) PowerShell
10 13 (9.56%) C++/CLI
10 13 (9.56%) PHP
11 10 (7.35%) Groovy
11 10 (7.35%) F#
12 9 (6.62%) PL/SQL
13 6 (4.41%) Shell Script
13 6 (4.41%) Scala
13 6 (4.41%) C
14 5 (3.68%) Lua
15 3 (2.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.21%) PhD
3 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (8.82%) Hyper-V
2 11 (8.09%) vSphere
2 11 (8.09%) vCloud
3 5 (3.68%) HDFS
3 5 (3.68%) XenApp
4 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.47%) Docker
5 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (9.56%) Puppet
3 10 (7.35%) Rundeck
3 10 (7.35%) ZABBIX
4 7 (5.15%) Ansible
4 7 (5.15%) SCCM
5 5 (3.68%) Control-M
5 5 (3.68%) Kibana
6 3 (2.21%) SCOM
7 2 (1.47%) OpenView
7 2 (1.47%) Unicenter
7 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.47%) Netcool
8 1 (0.74%) Nagios
8 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.74%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (24.26%) Oracle
2 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.03%) VMware
4 12 (8.82%) Red Gate
5 10 (7.35%) New Relic
5 10 (7.35%) ATG
5 10 (7.35%) Endeca
6 7 (5.15%) Adobe
6 7 (5.15%) Citrix
6 7 (5.15%) Solace
7 6 (4.41%) Cloudera
7 6 (4.41%) IBM
8 5 (3.68%) Informatica
8 5 (3.68%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.68%) Actian
8 5 (3.68%) DataSynapse
9 4 (2.94%) HP
10 3 (2.21%) Sybase
11 2 (1.47%) Cognos
11 2 (1.47%) CA
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