Period
to 19 January 2021

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 6 months to 19 January 2021 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
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 104 127
Rank change year-on-year +31 +23 +2
Contract jobs citing Pega 10 2 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 0.30% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Median daily rate £475 - £386
10th Percentile £424 - £311
90th Percentile £580 - £528
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £386
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.25% -9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 359 656 882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.65% 35.95% 34.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 323 447
Median daily rate £414 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £208 £218 £248
90th Percentile £540 £575 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% - +6.97%
10th Percentile £12.13 £15.04 £15.04
90th Percentile £61.15 £21.00 £28.73
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.79% +8.74% -12.50%

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Pega as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Pega in Edinburgh

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Pega in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Pega in Edinburgh

Pega
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Pega in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Pega in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Pega.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) CMS
4 4 (40.00%) GitLab
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Human-Centred Design
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Cypress.io
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) User Experience
6 1 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (10.00%) Community of Practice
6 1 (10.00%) Public Sector

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 5 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) GitLab
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Cypress.io
General
1 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Pega Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Pega Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Human-Centred Design
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Community of Practice
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript