The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 24 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Pegasystems, Inc.

Pega
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 - 84
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pega 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.59% - 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £700 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £483 £475
% change year-on-year +8.80% +1.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 408 604 412
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.23% 44.84% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 287 199
Median daily rate £400 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.47% +19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £290 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £34.20 £15.82 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.21% -60.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £12.15 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £48.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Pega as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Pega in Edinburgh

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pega 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Pega.

1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Pega PRPC
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) EJB
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 3 (37.50%) Servlets
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BPMN
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Pega PRPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modeller
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Pega Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EJB
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) JSP
1 3 (37.50%) Servlets
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) BPMN
2 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO