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 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.

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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 490 485 510
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25  
Contract jobs citing Pega 90 142 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.66% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 71 48
Median daily rate £585 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £700 £625
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18659 21671 22818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.91% 44.48% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11425 13607 13668
Median daily rate £427 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 720 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -11 35 £625 +19.61% 11
South East +44 20 £500 +4.43% 1
North West +36 10 £375 - 1
West Midlands -35 9 £575 +15.00% 3
East Midlands - 7 £475 -
Yorkshire +25 4 £600 +33.33%
East of England -7 4 £525 +16.66%
North East +66 1 £500 - 2
Pega
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Pega.

1 61 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.51%) Java
3 45 (25.42%) SQL
4 37 (20.90%) Marketing
5 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
6 32 (18.08%) Oracle
6 32 (18.08%) CRM
7 31 (17.51%) IBM
8 28 (15.82%) Banking
8 28 (15.82%) REST
9 27 (15.25%) Finance
10 25 (14.12%) SOA
11 23 (12.99%) Analytics
12 22 (12.43%) Case Management
12 22 (12.43%) Workflow
13 20 (11.30%) SOAP
13 20 (11.30%) J2EE
14 19 (10.73%) Web Services
14 19 (10.73%) Business Analysis
14 19 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (10.17%) SDLC
15 18 (10.17%) Retail
15 18 (10.17%) SQL Server
15 18 (10.17%) Data Modelling
16 17 (9.60%) Pega PRPC
16 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
17 16 (9.04%) XML
17 16 (9.04%) WebLogic
18 15 (8.47%) Apache
18 15 (8.47%) Degree

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 16 (9.04%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.47%) Apache
3 14 (7.91%) JBoss
4 12 (6.78%) WebSphere
5 9 (5.08%) Documentum
6 7 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.26%) SAS
9 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.69%) Confluence
9 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.13%) FileNet
11 1 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.60%) Pega PRPC
2 7 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (3.95%) Unica
3 6 (3.39%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (1.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (1.13%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.56%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) Silverpop
2 5 (2.82%) IBM Blueworks
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.13%) Force.com
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) Internet
1 3 (1.69%) Intranet
1 3 (1.69%) LDAP
1 3 (1.69%) SAN
2 2 (1.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.21%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.65%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (5.08%) Big Data
5 8 (4.52%) MariaDB
6 7 (3.95%) DB2
6 7 (3.95%) MySQL
6 7 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.39%) QlikView
7 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.26%) Data Mart
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.26%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (2.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.52%) JIRA
4 7 (3.95%) CA Gen
5 5 (2.82%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.82%) JUnit
6 4 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.69%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.69%) ClearQuest
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.13%) Maven
9 1 (0.56%) Ant
9 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.56%) JMeter
9 1 (0.56%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (20.90%) Marketing
2 28 (15.82%) Banking
3 27 (15.25%) Finance
4 18 (10.17%) Retail
5 9 (5.08%) Back Office
6 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.26%) Legal
7 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.13%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (50.85%) Architect
2 51 (28.81%) Pega Architect
3 40 (22.60%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (17.51%) Developer
5 20 (11.30%) Lead Architect
6 16 (9.04%) BPM Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Pega Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Systems Architect
8 13 (7.34%) Consultant
9 12 (6.78%) Analyst
10 10 (5.65%) Business Architect
11 8 (4.52%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) Pega Consultant
11 8 (4.52%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Architect
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.39%) E-Commerce Architect
13 6 (3.39%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
13 6 (3.39%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.82%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.82%) REST
2 20 (11.30%) J2EE
2 20 (11.30%) SOAP
3 19 (10.73%) Web Services
4 16 (9.04%) XML
5 14 (7.91%) EJB
5 14 (7.91%) Servlets
6 12 (6.78%) .NET
7 10 (5.65%) JMS
8 9 (5.08%) CSS
8 9 (5.08%) Java EE
9 8 (4.52%) HTML
9 8 (4.52%) JSP
9 8 (4.52%) Middleware
9 8 (4.52%) RESTful
10 7 (3.95%) Node.js
11 6 (3.39%) JDBC
11 6 (3.39%) JPA
11 6 (3.39%) jQuery
12 5 (2.82%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.52%) Private Cloud
2 8 (4.52%) User Experience
3 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.95%) Mainframe
3 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.26%) Robotics
6 3 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.69%) NHS
6 3 (1.69%) SCADA
6 3 (1.69%) Social Media
7 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.56%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.08%) Linux
2 8 (4.52%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.95%) Unix
4 5 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.08%) CRM
3 25 (14.12%) SOA
4 23 (12.99%) Analytics
5 22 (12.43%) Case Management
5 22 (12.43%) Workflow
6 19 (10.73%) Business Analysis
7 18 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 18 (10.17%) SDLC
8 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
9 14 (7.91%) OO
9 14 (7.91%) Scrum
10 13 (7.34%) Change Management
11 12 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.78%) EAI
12 11 (6.21%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.21%) Process Improvement
12 11 (6.21%) Process Management
12 11 (6.21%) RUP
13 10 (5.65%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.51%) Java
2 45 (25.42%) SQL
3 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.52%) Perl
5 7 (3.95%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.95%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.82%) C#
7 4 (2.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.69%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.69%) C++
9 2 (1.13%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) SOQL
10 1 (0.56%) SOSL
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.47%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.13%) PMP
3 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Puppet
2 2 (1.13%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) Oracle
2 31 (17.51%) IBM
3 12 (6.78%) webMethods
4 11 (6.21%) SAP
5 10 (5.65%) Informatica
6 8 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (4.52%) TIBCO
7 7 (3.95%) BEA
7 7 (3.95%) hybris
8 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.69%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.69%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.69%) Tableau
9 3 (1.69%) Teradata
10 2 (1.13%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.13%) Chordiant
10 2 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.13%) Siebel
11 1 (0.56%) Adobe
11 1 (0.56%) HP
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