The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Pega products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pega over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Pegasystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pega
Rank 96 112 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Pega 20 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.59% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
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£465 - £463
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £323 £505
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -36.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Pega
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1036 1196 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.09% 48.84% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 561 396
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 85 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.30 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.32 £28.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Pega
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pega across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Pega Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pega
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pega across the West Midlands region.

Pega Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Pega
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Shropshire +5 14 £465 -
Walsall - 2 £550 -
Pega
England

Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pega 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 Pega.

1 38 (54.29%) Oracle
2 32 (45.71%) RUP
2 32 (45.71%) Waterfall
3 31 (44.29%) WebLogic
4 30 (42.86%) Java
5 26 (37.14%) UNIX
6 23 (32.86%) SQL
7 22 (31.43%) Data Modelling
8 21 (30.00%) Data Analysis
9 20 (28.57%) SDLC
10 17 (24.29%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (22.86%) Oracle Database
12 15 (21.43%) J2EE
13 13 (18.57%) Informatica
13 13 (18.57%) Windows
14 12 (17.14%) Shell Script
15 11 (15.71%) BEA
15 11 (15.71%) webMethods
16 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
17 9 (12.86%) Perl
17 9 (12.86%) MS Office
18 8 (11.43%) Documentum
18 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
19 7 (10.00%) Migration
19 7 (10.00%) OO
19 7 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
19 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
20 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
20 6 (8.57%) SQL Server

Pega
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pega 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 Pega. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (44.29%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.43%) Documentum
3 3 (4.29%) JBoss
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.29%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (4.29%) DB2
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) ERwin
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Architect
2 23 (32.86%) Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
4 14 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 12 (17.14%) Requirements Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Project Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Business Requirements Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Business Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Data Modeller
9 3 (4.29%) Systems Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
11 1 (1.43%) Programmer
11 1 (1.43%) Data Analyst
11 1 (1.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) J2EE
2 4 (5.71%) JSP
2 4 (5.71%) Servlets
2 4 (5.71%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
3 3 (4.29%) Spring
3 3 (4.29%) JMS
3 3 (4.29%) Struts
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) UNIX
2 13 (18.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) RUP
1 32 (45.71%) Waterfall
2 22 (31.43%) Data Modelling
3 21 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 20 (28.57%) SDLC
5 17 (24.29%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.00%) OO
8 7 (10.00%) Migration
8 7 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.14%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.29%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Modelling
10 3 (4.29%) Scrum
10 3 (4.29%) ETL
10 3 (4.29%) MVC
10 3 (4.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) Java
2 23 (32.86%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.86%) Perl
5 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) ISEB
1 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) Informatica
3 11 (15.71%) BEA
3 11 (15.71%) webMethods
4 6 (8.57%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Vitria
6 2 (2.86%) Sybase
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft