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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pega
Rank 86 116 99
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs citing Pega 26 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% 0.39% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
Average daily rate
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£465 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £431 £510
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -15.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £90.00
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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
1048 1278 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.71% 49.90% 44.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 614 461
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 101 59
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -10.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £31.50 £29.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 16 £465 - 1
Coventry - 2 £650 -
Walsall - 1 £550 -
Pega
England

Pega
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (58.14%) Oracle
2 19 (44.19%) WebLogic
3 18 (41.86%) Java
4 17 (39.53%) UNIX
5 15 (34.88%) RUP
5 15 (34.88%) Waterfall
6 13 (30.23%) Data Analysis
7 12 (27.91%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
8 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
8 11 (25.58%) SQL
9 10 (23.26%) SDLC
9 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) Migration
10 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
11 8 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (18.60%) J2EE
11 8 (18.60%) Windows
11 8 (18.60%) Documentum
12 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
13 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (13.95%) BEA
13 6 (13.95%) Informatica
13 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (13.95%) OO
13 6 (13.95%) Perl
13 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
13 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (11.63%) CA Gen

Pega
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (44.19%) WebLogic
2 8 (18.60%) Documentum
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) PegaRULES
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Business Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Requirements Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Business Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) J2EE
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) JSP
3 2 (4.65%) Servlets
4 1 (2.33%) Struts
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) JMS
4 1 (2.33%) EJB
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.65%) SCADA
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) UNIX
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) RUP
1 15 (34.88%) Waterfall
2 13 (30.23%) Data Analysis
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.26%) SDLC
6 9 (20.93%) Migration
7 8 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
8 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.95%) OO
8 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (4.65%) Content Management
11 2 (4.65%) SOA
11 2 (4.65%) CRM
11 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.95%) Perl
5 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) BEA
2 6 (13.95%) Informatica
3 5 (11.63%) webMethods
4 2 (4.65%) FatWire
4 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.65%) hybris
4 2 (4.65%) Guidewire
4 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Vitria
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase