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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pega
Rank 73 109 84
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Contract jobs citing Pega 52 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.93% 0.17% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 0.33% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 11
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £375 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £495 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £440 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1370 1210 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.85% 50.63% 49.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 582 386
Average daily rate £363 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £213 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 89 113
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pega across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Pega Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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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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
Shropshire +18 34 £500 -4.76%
Birmingham +4 5 £475 +26.66%
Walsall - 2 - -
Pega
England

Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (58.46%) Oracle
2 31 (47.69%) WebLogic
3 30 (46.15%) RUP
3 30 (46.15%) Java
3 30 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 29 (44.62%) UNIX
5 25 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 25 (38.46%) SQL
6 18 (27.69%) J2EE
7 17 (26.15%) Informatica
8 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
8 16 (24.62%) webMethods
8 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
9 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database
9 14 (21.54%) BEA
10 13 (20.00%) Perl
11 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (16.92%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (12.31%) Business Objects
13 8 (12.31%) MS Office
13 8 (12.31%) OO
13 8 (12.31%) Test Strategy
13 8 (12.31%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (10.77%) Windows
15 6 (9.23%) Documentum
15 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
15 6 (9.23%) Migration
15 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management

Pega
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (47.69%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.23%) Documentum
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) DB2
7 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) ERwin
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
2 2 (3.08%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Architect
2 19 (29.23%) Developer
3 17 (26.15%) Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) Requirements Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Project Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Business Requirements Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Data Modeller
9 3 (4.62%) Business Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.08%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (3.08%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.08%) AWS Architect
11 1 (1.54%) AWS Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) J2EE
2 3 (4.62%) Middleware
3 2 (3.08%) JMS
3 2 (3.08%) JSP
3 2 (3.08%) Servlets
3 2 (3.08%) Struts
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) XML
3 2 (3.08%) SAX
3 2 (3.08%) Spring
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) UNIX
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) RUP
1 30 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 25 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
4 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.92%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.31%) OO
6 8 (12.31%) Test Strategy
6 8 (12.31%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
10 4 (6.15%) ETL
10 4 (6.15%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Modelling
11 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) Java
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
4 13 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) Oracle
2 17 (26.15%) Informatica
3 16 (24.62%) webMethods
4 14 (21.54%) BEA
5 8 (12.31%) Business Objects
6 6 (9.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.08%) Vitria
8 1 (1.54%) Sybase