The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 March 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 489 380 472
Rank change year-on-year -109 +92  
Contract jobs citing Pega 87 257 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.18% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 113 63
Median daily rate £544 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18366 21835 22084
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.74% 43.70% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11435 13486 12793
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 758 951
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £10.26 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £50.14 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in England

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pega in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pega in England

Pega
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pega in England

Pega
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 30 £599 +22.19% 6
South East +31 28 £585 +40.96% 1
Yorkshire +23 10 £450 +12.35%
South West - 6 £450 -
West Midlands -80 5 £550 +7.31% 2
East of England -10 3 £525 +16.66%
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
Pega
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 England region with a requirement for Pega.

1 57 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.57%) Java
3 38 (22.62%) Oracle
4 37 (22.02%) CRM
5 35 (20.83%) SQL
5 35 (20.83%) Marketing
6 32 (19.05%) Banking
7 30 (17.86%) Finance
8 26 (15.48%) Waterfall
9 25 (14.88%) J2EE
10 23 (13.69%) JavaScript
10 23 (13.69%) QA
11 22 (13.10%) Workflow
11 22 (13.10%) Data Modelling
12 21 (12.50%) XML
12 21 (12.50%) OO
13 20 (11.90%) IBM
13 20 (11.90%) Analytics
14 19 (11.31%) Process Improvement
14 19 (11.31%) SOA
15 18 (10.71%) webMethods
16 17 (10.12%) Business Analysis
16 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (10.12%) Retail
17 16 (9.52%) SOAP
18 15 (8.93%) Process Management
18 15 (8.93%) Test Strategy
19 14 (8.33%) SDLC
19 14 (8.33%) Change Management
19 14 (8.33%) Scrum

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.17%) Confluence
3 7 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (3.57%) Documentum
4 6 (3.57%) JBoss
5 4 (2.38%) Apache
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.38%) SAS
6 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.19%) IIS
7 2 (1.19%) PegaRULES
7 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) FileNet
8 1 (0.60%) Mule
8 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.55%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.98%) Unica
3 4 (2.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.38%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.79%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (1.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (1.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.60%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.60%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.60%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.98%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (1.79%) Silverpop
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.19%) Force.com
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.60%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) Intranet
3 2 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
4 1 (0.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) Big Data
2 7 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.38%) Data Mart
5 4 (2.38%) HBase
5 4 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (2.38%) Pentaho
5 4 (2.38%) QlikView
5 4 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.74%) JIRA
2 10 (5.95%) CA Gen
3 6 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.38%) Selenium
5 3 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.79%) PVCS
6 2 (1.19%) Ant
6 2 (1.19%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.19%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.19%) Maven
6 2 (1.19%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (0.60%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.60%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.60%) Travis CI
General
1 35 (20.83%) Marketing
2 32 (19.05%) Banking
3 30 (17.86%) Finance
4 17 (10.12%) Retail
5 11 (6.55%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.76%) Back Office
7 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.79%) Legal
9 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (50.00%) Architect
2 26 (15.48%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (14.29%) Developer
4 18 (10.71%) Analyst
4 18 (10.71%) Lead Architect
5 15 (8.93%) Systems Architect
6 13 (7.74%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.14%) Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.76%) Senior Architect
10 7 (4.17%) webMethods Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Business Architect
11 6 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.98%) BPM Developer
12 5 (2.98%) Designer
12 5 (2.98%) Solutions Designer
13 4 (2.38%) BPM Designer
13 4 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
13 4 (2.38%) Pentaho Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.88%) J2EE
2 21 (12.50%) XML
3 16 (9.52%) SOAP
4 11 (6.55%) CSS
5 10 (5.95%) .NET
5 10 (5.95%) REST
6 9 (5.36%) HTML
6 9 (5.36%) Servlets
6 9 (5.36%) Web Services
7 8 (4.76%) EJB
7 8 (4.76%) jQuery
8 7 (4.17%) EDIFACT
8 7 (4.17%) JMS
9 6 (3.57%) DOM
9 6 (3.57%) Java EE
9 6 (3.57%) JSON
9 6 (3.57%) JSP
10 5 (2.98%) Dojo
10 5 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.57%) Robotics
4 5 (2.98%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.79%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.79%) SCADA
5 3 (1.79%) Social Media
5 3 (1.79%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.33%) Unix
2 5 (2.98%) Linux
3 3 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (0.60%) CentOS
4 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.02%) CRM
3 26 (15.48%) Waterfall
4 22 (13.10%) Data Modelling
4 22 (13.10%) Workflow
5 21 (12.50%) OO
6 20 (11.90%) Analytics
7 19 (11.31%) Process Improvement
7 19 (11.31%) SOA
8 17 (10.12%) Business Analysis
8 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (8.93%) Process Management
9 15 (8.93%) Test Strategy
10 14 (8.33%) Change Management
10 14 (8.33%) Scrum
10 14 (8.33%) SDLC
11 13 (7.74%) Use Case
12 11 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.55%) Problem Management
13 10 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.57%) Java
2 35 (20.83%) SQL
3 23 (13.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 12 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.76%) Perl
7 4 (2.38%) ABAP
8 3 (1.79%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.79%) C++
8 3 (1.79%) PHP
9 2 (1.19%) C
10 1 (0.60%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.60%) SOQL
10 1 (0.60%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) ISEB
2 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.19%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.19%) PMP
2 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.69%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) MOM
2 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (22.62%) Oracle
2 20 (11.90%) IBM
3 18 (10.71%) webMethods
4 12 (7.14%) Informatica
5 11 (6.55%) SAP
6 10 (5.95%) BEA
6 10 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (4.76%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.98%) MuleSoft
9 4 (2.38%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.38%) Guidewire
9 4 (2.38%) hybris
9 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.79%) HP
10 3 (1.79%) KANA
10 3 (1.79%) Tableau
10 3 (1.79%) Teradata
11 2 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.19%) Siebel
12 1 (0.60%) Chordiant
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