Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Pega products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pega over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 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 Pegasystems, Inc.

Pega
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 246 233
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +27
Contract jobs citing Pega 13 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 12
City of London median daily rate £563 £544 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -2.90% +1.82%
10th Percentile £486 £385 £359
90th Percentile £875 £669 £750
Central London median daily rate £563 £544 £560
% change year-on-year +3.45% -2.90% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Pega 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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,733 2,763 2,832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.31% 38.33% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,051 2,086 2,108
City of London median daily rate £480 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £276
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 46
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +9.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.88 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year +3.89% -2.44% +5.43%

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Pega as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Pega in the City of London

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pega in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in the City of London

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pega in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pega in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Pega also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Pega.

1 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) Reinsurance
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (15.38%) Tableau
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Fintech
6 2 (15.38%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (15.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Appian
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Pega Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Pega Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Accountant
5 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) JSP
3 2 (15.38%) Servlets
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Reinsurance
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GAAP
1 1 (7.69%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Nintex