Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 751 762
Rank change year-on-year -66 +11 -8
Contract jobs citing Perforce 52 121 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 100 78
England median daily rate £530 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.78% +12.50% -13.98%
10th Percentile £336 £319 £300
90th Percentile £630 £650 £575
UK median daily rate £530 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +17.78% +12.50% -12.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
England median hourly rate - £48.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.12% -5.56%
UK median hourly rate - £48.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +14.12% -5.56%

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 40,567 40,342 43,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.27% 42.46% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,579 25,485 26,737
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £241 £245
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,459 1,302 1,550
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.40 £45.23 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -13 31 £550 -12.00% 10
East of England -10 8 £510 +36.00% 1
South West - 5 - - 1
East Midlands -4 4 £350 -14.63% 1
Midlands -34 4 £350 -14.63% 2
North of England -37 4 £443 -1.67% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £410 - 1
North West -41 1 £475 +5.56%
Perforce
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 41 (78.85%) Java
2 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (59.62%) Git (software)
4 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 24 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 20 (38.46%) BDD
6 20 (38.46%) Maven
6 20 (38.46%) Ant
7 18 (34.62%) TDD
8 17 (32.69%) Linux
9 16 (30.77%) Spring
10 15 (28.85%) TeamCity
10 15 (28.85%) SQL
10 15 (28.85%) Subversion
11 14 (26.92%) Finance
11 14 (26.92%) Oracle
11 14 (26.92%) Gradle
12 13 (25.00%) C#
12 13 (25.00%) OO
12 13 (25.00%) Python
12 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 13 (25.00%) Banking
13 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
13 12 (23.08%) JIRA
13 12 (23.08%) DevOps
14 11 (21.15%) Docker
14 11 (21.15%) WebSphere
14 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
14 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (21.15%) Cucumber

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 11 (21.15%) WebSphere
2 9 (17.31%) JBoss
3 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.69%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.85%) Anypoint
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) Confluence
7 1 (1.92%) GemFire
7 1 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) Jetty
7 1 (1.92%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.92%) nginx
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Apigee
3 2 (3.85%) npm
3 2 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.92%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) 3GPP
1 4 (7.69%) 4G
1 4 (7.69%) 5G
1 4 (7.69%) LTE
1 4 (7.69%) Wireless
2 2 (3.85%) 3G
2 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.85%) GSM
2 2 (3.85%) SSL
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) UTRAN
2 2 (3.85%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.92%) DSL
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) KDB
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Git (software)
2 24 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 20 (38.46%) Ant
3 20 (38.46%) Maven
4 15 (28.85%) Subversion
4 15 (28.85%) TeamCity
5 14 (26.92%) Gradle
6 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 12 (23.08%) JIRA
8 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
9 8 (15.38%) JUnit
9 8 (15.38%) MSBuild
9 8 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (11.54%) CruiseControl
11 6 (11.54%) Selenium
12 5 (9.62%) ClearCase
12 5 (9.62%) Protractor
12 5 (9.62%) Toad
13 3 (5.77%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Front Office
5 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 2 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Applications Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Database Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Database Developer
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.77%) UI Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) Spring
2 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) HTML5
4 10 (19.23%) J2EE
5 9 (17.31%) Web Services
6 8 (15.38%) JMS
6 8 (15.38%) SOAP
7 7 (13.46%) EJB
8 6 (11.54%) JSON
8 6 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (9.62%) .NET
9 5 (9.62%) Apache Camel
9 5 (9.62%) GWT
9 5 (9.62%) Java EE
9 5 (9.62%) JPA
9 5 (9.62%) JSF
9 5 (9.62%) JSP
10 4 (7.69%) Middleware
10 4 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.62%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 2 (3.85%) Fintech
5 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) Equities
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Unix
3 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Debian
6 1 (1.92%) Fedora
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (38.46%) BDD
4 18 (34.62%) TDD
5 13 (25.00%) OO
6 12 (23.08%) DevOps
7 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (15.38%) SDLC
9 7 (13.46%) Scrum
10 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
11 5 (9.62%) ATDD
11 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
11 5 (9.62%) OOD
11 5 (9.62%) Post-Production
11 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 4 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 13 (25.00%) C#
3 13 (25.00%) Python
4 11 (21.15%) C++
5 10 (19.23%) PL/SQL
6 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (11.54%) Ruby
8 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.77%) Perl
10 3 (5.77%) Scala
11 2 (3.85%) Java 8
11 2 (3.85%) VB
11 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (1.92%) Go
12 1 (1.92%) Groovy
12 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.92%) VB6
12 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
1 5 (9.62%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.77%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.92%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (1.92%) Control-M
4 1 (1.92%) Graylog
4 1 (1.92%) Kibana
4 1 (1.92%) logstash
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Packer
4 1 (1.92%) Salt
4 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) TIBCO
3 7 (13.46%) IBM
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.69%) Splunk
6 3 (5.77%) ION Trading
7 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (3.85%) hybris
7 2 (3.85%) Mashery
7 2 (3.85%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) RedGate
7 2 (3.85%) Sybase
8 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.92%) New Relic
8 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.92%) Reuters
8 1 (1.92%) Solace