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 Perforce products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perforce 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Perforce
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 704 771 734
Rank change year-on-year +67 -37 -50
Contract jobs citing Perforce 127 102 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 83 93
England median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £255 £359
90th Percentile £650 £575 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £465
% change year-on-year +12.50% -13.98% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
England median hourly rate £45.50 £41.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.64% -7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £39.33 £40.48 £39.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £42.33 £56.00
UK median hourly rate £45.50 £41.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +9.64% -12.63% +18.75%

Perforce 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%

Perforce
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Perforce in England

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perforce in England

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perforce in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perforce in England

Perforce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perforce in England

Perforce
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 Perforce 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 +21 67 £625 +38.89% 6
North of England +68 29 £450 +28.57% 2
North West +40 29 £450 +9.76% 1
Midlands +31 19 £400 - 2
East Midlands +8 16 £400 - 2
East of England - 13 £375 -
West Midlands - 3 £613 -
South East -6 2 £435 +16.00% 1
Perforce
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce 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 Perforce.

1 87 (68.50%) Java
2 73 (57.48%) SQL
3 71 (55.91%) Git (software)
4 70 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (52.76%) Test Automation
6 57 (44.88%) Oracle
7 48 (37.80%) Banking
8 43 (33.86%) Spring
9 42 (33.07%) TDD
10 40 (31.50%) Subversion
11 38 (29.92%) Finance
11 38 (29.92%) OO
12 37 (29.13%) TeamCity
13 36 (28.35%) Unit Testing
13 36 (28.35%) Hibernate
14 35 (27.56%) Jenkins
15 34 (26.77%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (26.77%) SDLC
15 34 (26.77%) SQL Server
16 33 (25.98%) Relational Database
17 32 (25.20%) JUnit
18 30 (23.62%) SOAP
18 30 (23.62%) JPA
19 29 (22.83%) JSON
19 29 (22.83%) Maven
19 29 (22.83%) Gradle
20 28 (22.05%) Web Services
20 28 (22.05%) RDBMS
21 27 (21.26%) Data Modelling
21 27 (21.26%) Front Office

Perforce
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 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.72%) Apache Pig
2 6 (4.72%) JBoss
2 6 (4.72%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.94%) nginx
3 5 (3.94%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.36%) Confluence
4 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) Jetty
6 1 (0.79%) Mongoose
6 1 (0.79%) Mongrel
Business Applications
1 19 (14.96%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.87%) GitHub
3 9 (7.09%) npm
4 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.79%) Akamai
6 1 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) Wireless
2 12 (9.45%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.57%) Internet
4 2 (1.57%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) HTTP
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.77%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.98%) Relational Database
3 28 (22.05%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.51%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.72%) Apache Hive
5 6 (4.72%) Big Data
5 6 (4.72%) Impala
5 6 (4.72%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.94%) DB2
7 3 (2.36%) HBase
7 3 (2.36%) Redis
8 2 (1.57%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (55.91%) Git (software)
2 40 (31.50%) Subversion
3 37 (29.13%) TeamCity
4 35 (27.56%) Jenkins
5 32 (25.20%) JUnit
6 29 (22.83%) Gradle
6 29 (22.83%) Maven
7 26 (20.47%) Eclipse
8 24 (18.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 21 (16.54%) SonarQube
10 17 (13.39%) JProfiler
11 14 (11.02%) Ant
11 14 (11.02%) JIRA
12 13 (10.24%) IntelliJ
13 9 (7.09%) Grunt
13 9 (7.09%) gulp
14 7 (5.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (5.51%) Mercurial
14 7 (5.51%) Selenium
15 5 (3.94%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (37.80%) Banking
2 38 (29.92%) Finance
3 27 (21.26%) Front Office
4 16 (12.60%) Investment Banking
5 12 (9.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.15%) Games
6 4 (3.15%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Electronics
7 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (71.65%) Developer
2 73 (57.48%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.96%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 19 (14.96%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 12 (9.45%) Bluetooth Engineer
4 12 (9.45%) Embedded Engineer
5 10 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Automation Tester
6 9 (7.09%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Tester
7 8 (6.30%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (6.30%) UI Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (3.94%) C++ Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.86%) Spring
2 36 (28.35%) Hibernate
3 30 (23.62%) JPA
3 30 (23.62%) SOAP
4 29 (22.83%) JSON
5 28 (22.05%) Web Services
6 26 (20.47%) HTML
7 24 (18.90%) REST
8 22 (17.32%) Java EE
9 20 (15.75%) Spring Boot
10 17 (13.39%) HTML5
11 16 (12.60%) Ajax
12 15 (11.81%) XML
13 13 (10.24%) Rendezvous
14 12 (9.45%) CSS
14 12 (9.45%) RESTful
15 11 (8.66%) CSS3
16 9 (7.09%) J2EE
16 9 (7.09%) Node.js
17 8 (6.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.77%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (20.47%) Fixed Income
3 13 (10.24%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (4.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.72%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.94%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.36%) Derivative
7 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.57%) RIA
8 2 (1.57%) User Experience
8 2 (1.57%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.79%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.79%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) Windows
3 6 (4.72%) Unix
4 3 (2.36%) Android
4 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.36%) CentOS
4 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Debian
5 1 (0.79%) Fedora
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (52.76%) Test Automation
3 42 (33.07%) TDD
4 38 (29.92%) OO
5 36 (28.35%) Unit Testing
6 34 (26.77%) SDLC
7 27 (21.26%) Data Modelling
8 26 (20.47%) Multithreading
9 24 (18.90%) Electronic Trading
9 24 (18.90%) Low Latency
10 23 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (14.96%) Scrum
12 16 (12.60%) BDD
13 15 (11.81%) Data Protection
13 15 (11.81%) DevOps
14 14 (11.02%) RAD
15 11 (8.66%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (7.87%) Software Engineering
17 9 (7.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (68.50%) Java
2 73 (57.48%) SQL
3 23 (18.11%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.32%) Python
5 20 (15.75%) C#
6 19 (14.96%) C++
7 11 (8.66%) C
8 9 (7.09%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.94%) ES6
9 5 (3.94%) Perl
9 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.94%) Ruby
10 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.57%) Groovy
11 2 (1.57%) Scala
11 2 (1.57%) VBA
11 2 (1.57%) XPath
12 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
2 4 (3.15%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (3.15%) EMIR
2 4 (3.15%) MiFID
3 1 (0.79%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Docker
2 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.79%) KVM
3 1 (0.79%) NFS
3 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Ansible
1 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.72%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.72%) Rancher
2 6 (4.72%) Terraform
3 3 (2.36%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.57%) Graphite
4 2 (1.57%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) Netcool
5 1 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.79%) Salt
5 1 (0.79%) SCOM
5 1 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 57 (44.88%) Oracle
2 26 (20.47%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.90%) ION Trading
4 19 (14.96%) Bloomberg
4 19 (14.96%) Tradeweb
5 13 (10.24%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.15%) Splunk
7 3 (2.36%) Capita
8 2 (1.57%) Adobe
8 2 (1.57%) F5
8 2 (1.57%) IBM
8 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.57%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) Agilent
9 1 (0.79%) Google
9 1 (0.79%) HP
9 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.79%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.79%) Sybase
9 1 (0.79%) Tektronix