Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perforce over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Perforce
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 94 110
Rank change year-on-year +29 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing Perforce 25 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.88% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 2
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -27.27% +111.54%
10th Percentile £276 £225 £383
90th Percentile £475 £405 £436
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +46.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £42.50 -

Perforce is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 575 647 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.14% 44.47% 35.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 433 455
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £228 £263 £246
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 39
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -5.77% -1.93%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.82
90th Percentile £32.70 £22.20 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.13 £17.17
% change year-on-year -11.72% +5.56% +7.31%

Perforce
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Perforce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Perforce in Cheshire

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Perforce in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Perforce in Cheshire

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perforce in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perforce in Cheshire

Perforce
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 20 £450 -
Chester +11 1 £450 +50.00% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £525 -
Perforce
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Perforce.

1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 22 (88.00%) Unit Testing
2 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (68.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (64.00%) JPA
4 16 (64.00%) Spring
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (60.00%) Oracle
5 15 (60.00%) JUnit
5 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 15 (60.00%) SonarQube
6 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
6 14 (56.00%) OO
6 14 (56.00%) Data Modelling
6 14 (56.00%) RDBMS
7 13 (52.00%) SOAP
8 12 (48.00%) Finance
8 12 (48.00%) Banking
8 12 (48.00%) Java EE
8 12 (48.00%) REST
8 12 (48.00%) Spring Boot
9 11 (44.00%) JSON
9 11 (44.00%) Ajax
9 11 (44.00%) HTML
9 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
11 9 (36.00%) CSS

Perforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (60.00%) JUnit
2 15 (60.00%) SonarQube
3 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (36.00%) Gradle
4 9 (36.00%) JProfiler
5 8 (32.00%) Grunt
5 8 (32.00%) gulp
6 7 (28.00%) IntelliJ
6 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (28.00%) Maven
7 3 (12.00%) JIRA
8 1 (4.00%) Bower
8 1 (4.00%) Broccoli
8 1 (4.00%) JSHint
8 1 (4.00%) Mocha
8 1 (4.00%) Subversion
8 1 (4.00%) Yeoman
General
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (32.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
1 16 (64.00%) JPA
1 16 (64.00%) Spring
2 15 (60.00%) Web Services
3 13 (52.00%) SOAP
4 12 (48.00%) Java EE
4 12 (48.00%) REST
4 12 (48.00%) Spring Boot
5 11 (44.00%) Ajax
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) JSON
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 9 (36.00%) CSS3
7 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) Node.js
8 6 (24.00%) React
8 6 (24.00%) Redux
8 6 (24.00%) Sass
8 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) RIA
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (88.00%) Unit Testing
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Data Modelling
4 14 (56.00%) OO
5 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (32.00%) BDD
6 8 (32.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 8 (32.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (28.00%) RAD
8 5 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (16.00%) OOP
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.00%) SDLC
10 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.00%) Microservices
11 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) ES6
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Capita
2 1 (4.00%) IBM