The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PVCS 25 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £440 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+46.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PVCS
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
440 255 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.36% 9.51% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 159 118
Median daily rate £400 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £29.00 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing PVCS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PVCS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PVCS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PVCS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PVCS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

PVCS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PVCS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PVCS across the West Midlands region.

PVCS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PVCS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Shropshire - 15 £388 -
Solihull - 7 £442 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £442 -
PVCS
England

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 34 (82.93%) JIRA
2 25 (60.98%) ClearQuest
3 22 (53.66%) Confluence
4 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
4 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
5 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
7 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
7 18 (43.90%) SQL
7 18 (43.90%) Windows
8 17 (41.46%) ClearCase
8 17 (41.46%) Subversion
8 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
9 16 (39.02%) FishEye
9 16 (39.02%) Unix
9 16 (39.02%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (36.59%) GitLab
10 15 (36.59%) JIRA Agile
10 15 (36.59%) Atlassian
10 15 (36.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (34.15%) Oracle
11 14 (34.15%) PL/SQL
12 13 (31.71%) XML
12 13 (31.71%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (31.71%) BMC
13 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
14 11 (26.83%) Bitbucket
14 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (24.39%) Defect Tracking
16 9 (21.95%) Oracle OWB

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 22 (53.66%) Confluence
2 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.32%) SAS
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle OWB
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
3 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
3 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
4 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 6 (14.63%) Pentaho
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data
7 1 (2.44%) HBase
Development Applications
1 34 (82.93%) JIRA
2 25 (60.98%) ClearQuest
3 17 (41.46%) ClearCase
3 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
3 17 (41.46%) Subversion
4 16 (39.02%) FishEye
4 16 (39.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 15 (36.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (36.59%) GitLab
5 15 (36.59%) JIRA Agile
6 11 (26.83%) Bitbucket
7 8 (19.51%) Toad
8 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
9 6 (14.63%) Ant
9 6 (14.63%) Artifactory
9 6 (14.63%) Maven
10 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
10 5 (12.20%) JUnit
11 4 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Support Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Support
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) ClearCase Support
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Business Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Data Integration Developer
8 3 (7.32%) ETL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) Apache CXF
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
3 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) J2EE
3 5 (12.20%) JSP
3 5 (12.20%) Servlets
3 5 (12.20%) Spring
4 4 (9.76%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Statistics
4 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
1 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
4 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (24.39%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.63%) OO
7 6 (14.63%) OOP
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Test Strategy
7 6 (14.63%) UML
8 3 (7.32%) ETL
8 3 (7.32%) ETL Development
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) PL/SQL
3 6 (14.63%) C++
3 6 (14.63%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) VB
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
2 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Atlassian
2 14 (34.15%) Oracle
3 13 (31.71%) BMC
4 7 (17.07%) Informatica
5 4 (9.76%) Cloudera
6 3 (7.32%) Pega
7 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) webMethods
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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