Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 798 731 789
Rank change year-on-year -67 +58 -46
Contract jobs citing Perforce 67 102 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 84 75
England median daily rate £460 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £243
90th Percentile £588 £650 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
England median hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.18% -22.73%
UK median hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -1.18% -15.00%

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 39,774 39,517 44,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.30% 43.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,979 24,515 27,867
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +3.06% +6.13%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £250
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,499 1,281 1,490
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -41 35 £550 -15.38% 9
Midlands -8 19 £375 -6.25%
East Midlands +14 16 £388 -3.13%
North of England -34 6 £368 -16.00%
East of England -2 5 £510 +40.69% 5
West Midlands - 3 £375 -
Yorkshire - 3 £410 -
South East -14 2 £375 -13.29% 2
North West -39 2 £325 -25.71%
South West - 1 £300 -
North East - 1 - -
Perforce
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce 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 England region with a requirement for Perforce.

1 49 (73.13%) Git (software)
2 36 (53.73%) Java
3 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (43.28%) Test Automation
5 28 (41.79%) Subversion
5 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
6 26 (38.81%) Finance
6 26 (38.81%) Unit Testing
7 25 (37.31%) HTML5
7 25 (37.31%) HTML
7 25 (37.31%) SQL
7 25 (37.31%) Linux
8 24 (35.82%) Oracle
9 23 (34.33%) Maven
10 22 (32.84%) OO
10 22 (32.84%) TDD
11 21 (31.34%) JSON
11 21 (31.34%) Jenkins
11 21 (31.34%) React
12 20 (29.85%) Banking
13 19 (28.36%) Ajax
14 17 (25.37%) jQuery
14 17 (25.37%) SonarQube
15 16 (23.88%) Gradle
15 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
15 16 (23.88%) Spring
15 16 (23.88%) CSS
16 15 (22.39%) Perl
16 15 (22.39%) Python
16 15 (22.39%) CSS3

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 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
2 14 (20.90%) Apache
3 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.45%) IIS
4 7 (10.45%) JBoss
4 7 (10.45%) Jetty
4 7 (10.45%) Mongrel
4 7 (10.45%) nginx
4 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.99%) Anypoint
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) GemFire
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) npm
2 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.43%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (10.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (10.45%) Rackspace Cloud
4 6 (8.96%) Google App Engine
4 6 (8.96%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (2.99%) GitHub
5 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) DSL
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.45%) DB2
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.96%) KDB
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 49 (73.13%) Git (software)
2 28 (41.79%) Subversion
3 23 (34.33%) Maven
4 21 (31.34%) Jenkins
5 17 (25.37%) SonarQube
6 16 (23.88%) Gradle
7 15 (22.39%) Grunt
7 15 (22.39%) gulp
7 15 (22.39%) TeamCity
8 14 (20.90%) Eclipse
9 11 (16.42%) Ant
10 10 (14.93%) JIRA
10 10 (14.93%) MSBuild
11 9 (13.43%) Mercurial
12 8 (11.94%) JUnit
12 8 (11.94%) Vagrant
13 7 (10.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (8.96%) CruiseControl
14 6 (8.96%) Cucumber
14 6 (8.96%) JProfiler
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 20 (29.85%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Back Office
4 3 (4.48%) Front Office
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Games
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (70.15%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.39%) UI Developer
4 6 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Perl Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Python Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Database Developer
6 4 (5.97%) KDB Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database Developer
6 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Automation Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) HTML
1 25 (37.31%) HTML5
2 21 (31.34%) JSON
2 21 (31.34%) React
3 19 (28.36%) Ajax
4 17 (25.37%) jQuery
5 16 (23.88%) CSS
5 16 (23.88%) Spring
6 15 (22.39%) CSS3
7 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
9 12 (17.91%) Node.js
10 10 (14.93%) J2EE
10 10 (14.93%) JPA
10 10 (14.93%) Servlets
11 9 (13.43%) EJB
11 9 (13.43%) Web Services
12 7 (10.45%) JRuby
12 7 (10.45%) LAMP
12 7 (10.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.48%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.99%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.99%) Clustering
6 2 (2.99%) Fintech
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.49%) Equities
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 7 (10.45%) Debian
3 7 (10.45%) Ubuntu
4 6 (8.96%) CentOS
4 6 (8.96%) Fedora
5 5 (7.46%) Unix
6 3 (4.48%) Android
7 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Solaris
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Test Automation
3 26 (38.81%) Unit Testing
4 22 (32.84%) OO
4 22 (32.84%) TDD
5 15 (22.39%) Front End Development
6 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.90%) Performance Optimisation
7 13 (19.40%) OOD
8 11 (16.42%) DevOps
9 9 (13.43%) BDD
10 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (10.45%) Concurrent Programming
11 7 (10.45%) Memory Management
12 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (8.96%) RAD
12 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.31%) SQL
4 15 (22.39%) Perl
4 15 (22.39%) Python
5 12 (17.91%) C#
5 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
6 11 (16.42%) Ruby
7 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
7 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
8 7 (10.45%) Go
8 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
9 6 (8.96%) C++
10 4 (5.97%) Java 8
11 2 (2.99%) VB
11 2 (2.99%) VB6
11 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (1.49%) Groovy
12 1 (1.49%) Scala
12 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) GCP
2 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Docker
1 7 (10.45%) VirtualBox
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (10.45%) Xen
2 6 (8.96%) KVM
3 1 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Ansible
1 9 (13.43%) Puppet
2 7 (10.45%) Graylog
2 7 (10.45%) Kibana
2 7 (10.45%) Nagios
2 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.45%) Salt
2 7 (10.45%) Terraform
3 6 (8.96%) logstash
3 6 (8.96%) Packer
4 4 (5.97%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.49%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (1.49%) Control-M
6 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.93%) Splunk
4 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.94%) Sybase
5 7 (10.45%) AppDynamics
5 7 (10.45%) Google
5 7 (10.45%) New Relic
5 7 (10.45%) Rackspace
5 7 (10.45%) TIBCO
5 7 (10.45%) VMware
6 5 (7.46%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (4.48%) hybris
7 3 (4.48%) ION Trading
8 2 (2.99%) Apigee
8 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.99%) Mashery
8 2 (2.99%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.99%) RedGate