The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of PTC 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 PTC over the 3 months to 24 August 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 the Parametric Technology Corporation.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PTC
Rank 643 657 618
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -39
Contract jobs citing PTC 18 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% 0.019% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £273 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.44 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.44 -

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
24661 25780 25444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.24% 44.11% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15068 15227 14158
Median daily rate £409 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 846 1114 1084
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.64 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

PTC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PTC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

PTC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PTC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PTC within the UK.

PTC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PTC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PTC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

PTC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PTC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PTC within the UK.

PTC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PTC
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PTC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +16 18 £273 -
North East - 13 £297 -
Tyne and Wear - 13 £297 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £297 -
Bristol - 3 £218 -
South West - 3 £218 -
London +5 1 £375 -
West Midlands -35 1 £250 -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
Walsall - 1 £250 -

PTC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PTC 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 PTC.

1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
1 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Identity Access Management
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) HTTP
2 13 (54.17%) HTTPS
2 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
2 13 (54.17%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (16.67%) CAD
3 4 (16.67%) PLM
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy
4 3 (12.50%) CATIA
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Validation
4 3 (12.50%) ILOG
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) SGML
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) C
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

PTC
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 13 (54.17%) IIS
1 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) CATIA
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Windchill
4 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
4 1 (4.17%) PTC Creo
4 1 (4.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Teamcenter
1 1 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) HTTP
1 13 (54.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Integration Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Product Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Products Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) CAD Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Product Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Products Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior CAD Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) SGML
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
1 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (16.67%) CAD
2 4 (16.67%) PLM
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) SysML
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) PDM
5 1 (4.17%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
1 3 (12.50%) C++
1 3 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.17%) VB6
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) ILOG
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Remedy
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) ANSYS
4 1 (4.17%) Autodesk
4 1 (4.17%) Intel
4 1 (4.17%) Northgate
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens