The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for PVCS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.080% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £348 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £455 £325
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PVCS is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 431 345 419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.73% 13.83% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 233 245
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 10
Median hourly rate £43.25 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% -2.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

PVCS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing PVCS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PVCS in the East of England

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PVCS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PVCS in the East of England

PVCS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PVCS in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) UML
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) VME
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
4 5 (62.50%) Fujitsu
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance

PVCS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE Architect
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Fujitsu