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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perforce
Rank 494 499 472
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs citing Perforce 84 58 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 42 41
Average daily rate
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£450 £399 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -11.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -26.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -

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
23240 22263 21210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.82% 45.71% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13636 12427 11082
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1018 989 1316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.32 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% -8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 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 23 January 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 +1 83 £450 +12.85% 18
London +21 51 £475 -9.52% 10
East of England +19 14 £363 +11.53% 4
Cambridge +11 13 £363 +11.53% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 13 £363 +11.53% 4
West Yorkshire +3 12 £411 +37.08% 1
Yorkshire -6 12 £411 +37.08% 1
North West 0 5 £319 -14.93% 3
City of London +7 4 £500 +37.93% 2
Merseyside - 3 £263 -
Liverpool - 3 £263 -
Cheshire +6 2 £376 +0.13%
South East -33 1 £225 -40.00%
South Wales - 1 £325 -
Wales - 1 £325 -
Hampshire - 1 £225 -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Egham - - - -
Havant - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
Manchester - - - - 3
Oxford - - - -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 94 (56.97%) Linux
2 90 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (52.12%) Java
4 63 (38.18%) Oracle
5 58 (35.15%) Maven
6 53 (32.12%) Python
7 51 (30.91%) HTML
7 51 (30.91%) Subversion
8 50 (30.30%) Scrum
9 45 (27.27%) Web Services
10 44 (26.67%) XML
11 42 (25.45%) Configuration Management
12 41 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (24.24%) SQL
14 37 (22.42%) Windows
15 36 (21.82%) .NET
16 35 (21.21%) Git (software)
17 34 (20.61%) JIRA
18 33 (20.00%) Ant
18 33 (20.00%) Internet
19 32 (19.39%) Groovy
20 31 (18.79%) C++
20 31 (18.79%) SOAP
21 30 (18.18%) C#
21 30 (18.18%) DevOps
22 29 (17.58%) ZABBIX
22 29 (17.58%) Puppet
22 29 (17.58%) vCloud
22 29 (17.58%) OpenStack
22 29 (17.58%) TDD

Perforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (17.58%) OpenStack
2 28 (16.97%) JBoss
3 27 (16.36%) WebLogic
4 18 (10.91%) Apache
5 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.82%) IIS
8 2 (1.21%) Confluence
8 2 (1.21%) Jetty
8 2 (1.21%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.21%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.00%) Internet
2 9 (5.45%) VPN
3 8 (4.85%) LDAP
3 8 (4.85%) DSL
4 4 (2.42%) HTTP
5 2 (1.21%) DVB
5 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.52%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (10.30%) MongoDB
5 16 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (7.88%) Oracle Database
7 11 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 11 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (4.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (4.85%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.82%) QlikView
12 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.21%) Informix
12 2 (1.21%) MS Access
12 2 (1.21%) DB2
12 2 (1.21%) MySQL
12 2 (1.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 58 (35.15%) Maven
2 51 (30.91%) Subversion
3 35 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 34 (20.61%) JIRA
5 33 (20.00%) Ant
6 27 (16.36%) Jenkins
7 16 (9.70%) Hudson
7 16 (9.70%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (7.27%) TeamCity
9 9 (5.45%) JUnit
10 8 (4.85%) ClearCase
11 7 (4.24%) MSBuild
12 5 (3.03%) CruiseControl
12 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.42%) Build Forge
13 4 (2.42%) Visual Studio
13 4 (2.42%) Eclipse
14 3 (1.82%) Introscope
14 3 (1.82%) Bower
14 3 (1.82%) Grunt
General
1 28 (16.97%) Finance
2 26 (15.76%) Retail
3 13 (7.88%) Banking
4 7 (4.24%) Games
5 6 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.03%) Publishing
6 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.21%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 80 (48.48%) Developer
2 29 (17.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (14.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 18 (10.91%) Release Manager
5 17 (10.30%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) Configuration Manager
7 10 (6.06%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Environment Manager
9 8 (4.85%) iOS Developer
9 8 (4.85%) Release Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Build and Release Engineer
11 6 (3.64%) Software Manager
11 6 (3.64%) Software Configuration Manager
12 5 (3.03%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.03%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.03%) Analyst
13 4 (2.42%) Mobile Developer
13 4 (2.42%) Contracts Manager
13 4 (2.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.91%) HTML
2 45 (27.27%) Web Services
3 44 (26.67%) XML
4 36 (21.82%) .NET
5 31 (18.79%) SOAP
6 28 (16.97%) J2EE
7 27 (16.36%) RESTful
8 26 (15.76%) XSL
8 26 (15.76%) WSDL
9 24 (14.55%) XSD
10 16 (9.70%) Middleware
11 12 (7.27%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (6.06%) CSS
12 10 (6.06%) JMS
13 9 (5.45%) Spring
14 8 (4.85%) Akka
14 8 (4.85%) Apache Camel
14 8 (4.85%) ActiveMQ
14 8 (4.85%) JNDI
15 7 (4.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.97%) iPad
2 24 (14.55%) Social Media
3 19 (11.52%) Open Source
4 15 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 13 (7.88%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.24%) Streaming Media
8 6 (3.64%) IPTV
9 5 (3.03%) iPhone
10 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.42%) Streaming Video
11 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.82%) Statistics
11 3 (1.82%) User Experience
11 3 (1.82%) RIA
11 3 (1.82%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.21%) Online Games
12 2 (1.21%) Data Conversion
12 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (56.97%) Linux
2 37 (22.42%) Windows
3 25 (15.15%) UNIX
3 25 (15.15%) CentOS
4 19 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (10.30%) Ubuntu
6 12 (7.27%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.42%) Android
10 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.82%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.30%) Scrum
3 42 (25.45%) Configuration Management
4 41 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (18.18%) DevOps
6 29 (17.58%) TDD
7 28 (16.97%) Kanban
8 27 (16.36%) Load Balancing
9 26 (15.76%) Service Delivery
9 26 (15.76%) E-Commerce
10 24 (14.55%) Waterfall
10 24 (14.55%) ERP
10 24 (14.55%) Content Management
11 21 (12.73%) ITIL
12 20 (12.12%) Release Management
13 16 (9.70%) SOA
14 14 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (7.88%) ETL
15 13 (7.88%) OO
16 12 (7.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 86 (52.12%) Java
2 53 (32.12%) Python
3 40 (24.24%) SQL
4 32 (19.39%) Groovy
5 31 (18.79%) C++
6 30 (18.18%) C#
7 23 (13.94%) Perl
8 22 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 17 (10.30%) C
10 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 13 (7.88%) PHP
12 12 (7.27%) Ruby
13 11 (6.67%) Objective-C
14 10 (6.06%) Shell Script
15 8 (4.85%) Scala
16 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
16 7 (4.24%) T-SQL
17 5 (3.03%) VBScript
18 4 (2.42%) VBA
19 3 (1.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) QA
2 8 (4.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (17.58%) vCloud
2 9 (5.45%) vSphere
3 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (17.58%) ZABBIX
1 29 (17.58%) Puppet
2 28 (16.97%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (12.12%) Kibana
4 17 (10.30%) Nagios
4 17 (10.30%) Zenoss
4 17 (10.30%) Graylog2
4 17 (10.30%) Graphite
5 5 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (38.18%) Oracle
2 24 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.55%) ATG
2 24 (14.55%) Endeca
3 18 (10.91%) Splunk
4 15 (9.09%) VMware
5 12 (7.27%) New Relic
6 9 (5.45%) AppDynamics
7 8 (4.85%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.64%) HP
8 6 (3.64%) IBM
9 4 (2.42%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.42%) AccuRev
10 3 (1.82%) Sybase
10 3 (1.82%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.21%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.21%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.21%) Informatica
11 2 (1.21%) Adobe
11 2 (1.21%) Compuware
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