Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 666 651 605
Rank change year-on-year -15 -46 +190
Contract jobs citing Pega 165 223 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 129 135
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £347
90th Percentile £748 £650 £700
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Pega as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 80 £575 +17.95% 4
South East +34 41 £500 +31.58%
Midlands -58 23 £475 -
North of England +75 16 £425 -15.00%
East Midlands +1 13 £475 -
North West +33 10 £450 +38.46%
West Midlands -46 8 £575 +21.05%
North East +68 3 £463 -7.50%
East of England -17 3 £550 -
Yorkshire - 3 £300 -
South West +9 1 - -
Pega
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 60 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.18%) Case Management
3 29 (17.58%) Workflow
3 29 (17.58%) Java
4 28 (16.97%) Finance
4 28 (16.97%) Banking
5 26 (15.76%) SQL
6 24 (14.55%) Oracle
7 23 (13.94%) JavaScript
8 22 (13.33%) Scrum
9 21 (12.73%) SDLC
10 19 (11.52%) JIRA
11 18 (10.91%) Degree
11 18 (10.91%) Waterfall
12 17 (10.30%) Marketing
12 17 (10.30%) Linux
13 15 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (8.48%) System Integration Testing
15 13 (7.88%) Project Management
15 13 (7.88%) JBoss
15 13 (7.88%) CRM
16 12 (7.27%) Software Delivery
17 11 (6.67%) XML
18 10 (6.06%) Documentum
18 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
18 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
18 10 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
18 10 (6.06%) NoSQL
19 9 (5.45%) Node.js

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 13 (7.88%) JBoss
2 10 (6.06%) Documentum
3 6 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.03%) IIS
5 4 (2.42%) Confluence
6 3 (1.82%) Apache
6 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.21%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.61%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) FileNet
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.61%) PegaRULES
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.21%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.21%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (1.21%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.21%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.21%) Slack
3 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.42%) Intranet
2 3 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) LDAP
3 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.61%) SSL
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 10 (6.06%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.45%) MySQL
2 9 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.64%) DB2
3 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.42%) Big Data
4 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) DataStage
7 1 (0.61%) KNIME
7 1 (0.61%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.52%) JIRA
2 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.64%) Selenium
3 6 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.03%) Jasmine
4 5 (3.03%) JUnit
5 3 (1.82%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.21%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.21%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.61%) Ant
7 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) FxCop
7 1 (0.61%) Maven
7 1 (0.61%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.61%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.61%) T4 Templates
7 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.61%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (16.97%) Banking
1 28 (16.97%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Marketing
3 5 (3.03%) Back Office
4 4 (2.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.21%) German Language
6 2 (1.21%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (30.30%) Architect
2 38 (23.03%) Pega Architect
3 24 (14.55%) Developer
4 22 (13.33%) Analyst
5 19 (11.52%) Business Analyst
5 19 (11.52%) Pega Developer
6 17 (10.30%) Consultant
7 16 (9.70%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (9.09%) Lead Architect
9 12 (7.27%) Pega Consultant
9 12 (7.27%) Systems Architect
10 10 (6.06%) Pega Business Analyst
11 9 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (4.85%) Project Manager
13 7 (4.24%) Business Architect
14 5 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
14 5 (3.03%) Software Engineer
15 4 (2.42%) Environment Manager
15 4 (2.42%) Programme Manager
15 4 (2.42%) Reinsurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.67%) XML
2 9 (5.45%) Node.js
3 8 (4.85%) Middleware
3 8 (4.85%) REST
4 7 (4.24%) .NET
4 7 (4.24%) CSS
5 6 (3.64%) JSP
5 6 (3.64%) Servlets
5 6 (3.64%) Web Services
6 5 (3.03%) XSL
7 4 (2.42%) HTML
7 4 (2.42%) SOAP
7 4 (2.42%) Struts
8 3 (1.82%) EJB
8 3 (1.82%) J2EE
8 3 (1.82%) Java EE
8 3 (1.82%) JMS
8 3 (1.82%) Spring
9 1 (0.61%) LAMP
9 1 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.24%) Reinsurance
3 6 (3.64%) User Experience
4 5 (3.03%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.42%) Robotics
6 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.61%) DataPower
7 1 (0.61%) Fintech
7 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.30%) Linux
2 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (4.85%) Unix
4 6 (3.64%) Windows
5 1 (0.61%) Debian
5 1 (0.61%) VMS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.18%) Case Management
3 29 (17.58%) Workflow
4 22 (13.33%) Scrum
5 21 (12.73%) SDLC
6 18 (10.91%) Waterfall
7 15 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (8.48%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (7.88%) CRM
9 13 (7.88%) Project Management
10 12 (7.27%) Software Delivery
11 9 (5.45%) OO
11 9 (5.45%) TDD
11 9 (5.45%) Test Automation
12 8 (4.85%) Business Analysis
12 8 (4.85%) Defect Management
12 8 (4.85%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.85%) Open Source
12 8 (4.85%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.58%) Java
2 26 (15.76%) SQL
3 23 (13.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.21%) Python
4 2 (1.21%) Ruby
5 1 (0.61%) C#
5 1 (0.61%) Jython
5 1 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (14.55%) Oracle
2 5 (3.03%) IBM
2 5 (3.03%) Informatica
2 5 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.42%) Dynatrace
4 3 (1.82%) Adobe
4 3 (1.82%) BEA
4 3 (1.82%) EMC
4 3 (1.82%) Sybase
4 3 (1.82%) Vitria
5 2 (1.21%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.21%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.21%) Capita
5 2 (1.21%) Chordiant
5 2 (1.21%) Genesys
5 2 (1.21%) Google
5 2 (1.21%) Niku
5 2 (1.21%) SAP
5 2 (1.21%) Teradata