Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 732 724 754
Rank change year-on-year -8 +30 -63
Contract jobs citing Perforce 101 98 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 74 68
England median daily rate £450 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £330 £313 £378
90th Percentile £650 £625 £583
UK median daily rate £450 £423 £450
% change year-on-year +6.51% -6.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
England median hourly rate £48.50 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.82% +29.41% -10.53%
10th Percentile £42.55 £44.50 £29.64
90th Percentile £49.25 £57.50 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £48.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -11.82% +29.41% -10.53%

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 39,075 40,443 42,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.32% 45.06% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,919 25,033 25,184
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £587
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,265 1,479 1,792
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.12 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.75 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -36 50 £600 +20.00% 9
North of England +39 23 £438 +9.38% 2
North West +18 23 £438 +9.38%
Midlands +10 20 £425 +6.25% 1
East Midlands +6 17 £425 +6.25% 1
East of England - 11 £375 -
West Midlands - 3 £613 -
South East -34 1 £435 -4.66% 15
Perforce
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 67 (66.34%) Java
2 61 (60.40%) Git (software)
3 59 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (55.45%) Test Automation
5 55 (54.46%) SQL
6 42 (41.58%) Banking
7 37 (36.63%) Oracle
8 36 (35.64%) Spring
9 34 (33.66%) TDD
10 33 (32.67%) Maven
11 30 (29.70%) Finance
11 30 (29.70%) OO
11 30 (29.70%) Gradle
11 30 (29.70%) Jenkins
12 29 (28.71%) Unit Testing
13 28 (27.72%) JSON
14 27 (26.73%) Subversion
15 26 (25.74%) Hibernate
15 26 (25.74%) HTML
16 25 (24.75%) JUnit
16 25 (24.75%) Eclipse
16 25 (24.75%) Relational Database
17 23 (22.77%) SOAP
18 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
18 22 (21.78%) SonarQube
19 21 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (20.79%) JPA
19 21 (20.79%) TeamCity
20 20 (19.80%) Web Services
21 19 (18.81%) JavaScript

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 6 (5.94%) Apache Pig
1 6 (5.94%) JBoss
2 5 (4.95%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.96%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.98%) Mongoose
5 2 (1.98%) nginx
6 1 (0.99%) Apache
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) Jetty
6 1 (0.99%) Mongrel
Business Applications
1 11 (10.89%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) npm
2 7 (6.93%) GitHub
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.98%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.99%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) Wireless
2 10 (9.90%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) HTTP
4 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) Relational Database
2 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
3 19 (18.81%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.94%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.94%) Big Data
5 6 (5.94%) DB2
5 6 (5.94%) Impala
5 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.97%) HBase
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (60.40%) Git (software)
2 33 (32.67%) Maven
3 30 (29.70%) Gradle
3 30 (29.70%) Jenkins
4 27 (26.73%) Subversion
5 25 (24.75%) Eclipse
5 25 (24.75%) JUnit
6 22 (21.78%) SonarQube
7 21 (20.79%) TeamCity
8 16 (15.84%) JProfiler
9 15 (14.85%) Ant
9 15 (14.85%) IntelliJ
10 14 (13.86%) JIRA
10 14 (13.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 10 (9.90%) Grunt
11 10 (9.90%) gulp
12 8 (7.92%) Hudson
13 5 (4.95%) HP UFT
14 4 (3.96%) Mercurial
14 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (41.58%) Banking
2 30 (29.70%) Finance
3 15 (14.85%) Front Office
3 15 (14.85%) Investment Banking
4 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Electronics
6 2 (1.98%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (74.26%) Developer
2 55 (54.46%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.89%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 11 (10.89%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Bluetooth Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Automation Tester
5 9 (8.91%) Tester
5 9 (8.91%) UI Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 6 (5.94%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.97%) DevOps Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.64%) Spring
2 28 (27.72%) JSON
3 26 (25.74%) Hibernate
3 26 (25.74%) HTML
4 23 (22.77%) SOAP
5 21 (20.79%) JPA
6 20 (19.80%) Web Services
7 17 (16.83%) HTML5
8 16 (15.84%) Ajax
8 16 (15.84%) REST
9 15 (14.85%) Java EE
9 15 (14.85%) Spring Boot
9 15 (14.85%) XML
10 13 (12.87%) CSS
11 12 (11.88%) CSS3
12 11 (10.89%) RESTful
13 10 (9.90%) Node.js
14 7 (6.93%) J2EE
14 7 (6.93%) jQuery
14 7 (6.93%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.85%) Fixed Income
3 11 (10.89%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Derivative
5 3 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.98%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.98%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.98%) RIA
6 2 (1.98%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.99%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.99%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.99%) User Experience
7 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) Windows
3 7 (6.93%) Unix
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) CentOS
5 1 (0.99%) Debian
5 1 (0.99%) Fedora
5 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (55.45%) Test Automation
3 34 (33.66%) TDD
4 30 (29.70%) OO
5 29 (28.71%) Unit Testing
6 19 (18.81%) Data Modelling
7 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (17.82%) SDLC
8 17 (16.83%) Scrum
9 16 (15.84%) BDD
10 14 (13.86%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (12.87%) Electronic Trading
11 13 (12.87%) Low Latency
11 13 (12.87%) Multithreading
12 12 (11.88%) RAD
13 11 (10.89%) Microservices
13 11 (10.89%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (9.90%) Performance Optimisation
15 9 (8.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 9 (8.91%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 67 (66.34%) Java
2 55 (54.46%) SQL
3 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
3 19 (18.81%) Python
4 10 (9.90%) C
5 9 (8.91%) Embedded C
6 8 (7.92%) C++
7 7 (6.93%) C#
7 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.94%) ES6
9 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.96%) Groovy
10 4 (3.96%) Ruby
11 3 (2.97%) Perl
12 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.98%) Go
12 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.98%) Scala
12 2 (1.98%) VBA
12 2 (1.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) Dodd-Frank
1 6 (5.94%) EMIR
1 6 (5.94%) MiFID
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) KVM
2 1 (0.99%) vCloud
2 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) vSphere
2 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Ansible
1 5 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.97%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.97%) Rancher
2 3 (2.97%) Terraform
3 2 (1.98%) Puppet
4 1 (0.99%) Kibana
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.99%) Salt
4 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) Oracle
2 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.87%) ION Trading
4 11 (10.89%) Bloomberg
4 11 (10.89%) Tradeweb
5 4 (3.96%) Adobe
6 3 (2.97%) Capita
6 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 3 (2.97%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.99%) Google
7 1 (0.99%) New Relic
7 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.99%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.99%) Splunk
7 1 (0.99%) VMware