Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 761 704 786
Rank change year-on-year -57 +82 -50
Contract jobs citing Perforce 83 92 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.091% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 43
England median daily rate £424 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.74% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £179
90th Percentile £621 £650 £535
UK median daily rate £423 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.00% +12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
England median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £45.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.91% +21.88% +43.53%
10th Percentile £41.75 £40.50 £37.07
90th Percentile £45.25 £57.50 £48.83
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £55.00 £45.13
% change year-on-year -20.91% +21.88% +43.53%

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 38,163 37,138 43,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.69% 44.00% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,858 22,924 26,968
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £602 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,381 1,272 1,492
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.70
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £18.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -5.70% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -69 39 £540 -1.82% 7
Midlands -3 25 £400 +18.52% 1
East Midlands +11 20 £400 +18.52%
North of England -23 9 £325 -21.69%
North West -26 6 £325 -21.69%
East of England +4 5 £510 -
West Midlands - 5 £400 - 1
South East -26 4 £375 -6.83% 6
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £300 - 1
Perforce
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 62 (74.70%) Git (software)
2 43 (51.81%) JSON
3 42 (50.60%) Java
4 40 (48.19%) Unit Testing
5 39 (46.99%) Test Automation
5 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
6 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (39.76%) OO
8 31 (37.35%) XML
8 31 (37.35%) Ajax
9 29 (34.94%) jQuery
9 29 (34.94%) Gradle
10 27 (32.53%) Jenkins
11 26 (31.33%) Subversion
11 26 (31.33%) Spring
12 25 (30.12%) Banking
12 25 (30.12%) Finance
12 25 (30.12%) SQL
13 24 (28.92%) React
14 23 (27.71%) HTML
14 23 (27.71%) TDD
14 23 (27.71%) HTML5
15 22 (26.51%) Front End Development
16 21 (25.30%) SonarQube
16 21 (25.30%) Maven
16 21 (25.30%) CSS
16 21 (25.30%) Linux
17 20 (24.10%) CSS3
17 20 (24.10%) Grunt
17 20 (24.10%) gulp

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 13 (15.66%) Apache
2 9 (10.84%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.43%) nginx
4 6 (7.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (7.23%) IIS
4 6 (7.23%) Jetty
4 6 (7.23%) Mongrel
4 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.61%) Confluence
6 2 (2.41%) Anypoint
6 2 (2.41%) CMS
6 2 (2.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) npm
2 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (9.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (9.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (7.23%) Rackspace Cloud
5 6 (7.23%) Sumo Logic
6 5 (6.02%) Google App Engine
7 4 (4.82%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (2.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.87%) DB2
3 10 (12.05%) MySQL
4 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.23%) KDB
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.20%) HBase
8 1 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (74.70%) Git (software)
2 29 (34.94%) Gradle
3 27 (32.53%) Jenkins
4 26 (31.33%) Subversion
5 21 (25.30%) Maven
5 21 (25.30%) SonarQube
6 20 (24.10%) Grunt
6 20 (24.10%) gulp
7 17 (20.48%) Eclipse
8 16 (19.28%) JUnit
9 15 (18.07%) JProfiler
10 14 (16.87%) Ant
11 10 (12.05%) JIRA
12 9 (10.84%) Vagrant
13 8 (9.64%) Mercurial
13 8 (9.64%) TeamCity
14 7 (8.43%) Hudson
15 6 (7.23%) IntelliJ
15 6 (7.23%) MSBuild
16 5 (6.02%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (30.12%) Banking
1 25 (30.12%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Investment Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Back Office
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
6 2 (2.41%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Games
7 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (75.90%) Developer
2 26 (31.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.28%) UI Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (7.23%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Perl Developer
7 4 (4.82%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (4.82%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) KDB Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Automation Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (3.61%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (3.61%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.81%) JSON
2 31 (37.35%) Ajax
2 31 (37.35%) XML
3 29 (34.94%) jQuery
4 26 (31.33%) Spring
5 24 (28.92%) React
6 23 (27.71%) HTML
6 23 (27.71%) HTML5
7 21 (25.30%) CSS
8 20 (24.10%) CSS3
9 17 (20.48%) Hibernate
10 16 (19.28%) J2EE
10 16 (19.28%) JPA
10 16 (19.28%) SOAP
11 15 (18.07%) Node.js
12 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
13 11 (13.25%) XSLT
14 10 (12.05%) Web Services
15 9 (10.84%) Servlets
16 8 (9.64%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) User Experience
2 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.02%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.61%) iPad
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) Unix
3 8 (9.64%) Windows
4 6 (7.23%) Debian
4 6 (7.23%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.02%) CentOS
5 5 (6.02%) Fedora
6 3 (3.61%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Unit Testing
2 39 (46.99%) Test Automation
3 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (39.76%) OO
5 23 (27.71%) TDD
6 22 (26.51%) Front End Development
7 17 (20.48%) Performance Optimisation
8 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (18.07%) RAD
10 13 (15.66%) Data Modelling
11 11 (13.25%) DevOps
11 11 (13.25%) Domain-Driven Design
12 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.05%) Scrum
13 9 (10.84%) Content Management
13 9 (10.84%) Memory Management
13 9 (10.84%) Microservices
13 9 (10.84%) OOD
14 8 (9.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) Java
2 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.12%) SQL
4 19 (22.89%) Python
5 17 (20.48%) Perl
6 16 (19.28%) Shell Script
7 12 (14.46%) Ruby
8 9 (10.84%) Bash Shell
9 6 (7.23%) Go
9 6 (7.23%) Java 8
9 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.61%) PHP
12 2 (2.41%) C#
13 1 (1.20%) C++
13 1 (1.20%) VB
13 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.20%) Degree
1 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) GCP
2 7 (8.43%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (8.43%) EMIR
2 7 (8.43%) MiFID
3 6 (7.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) VirtualBox
1 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (7.23%) Xen
2 5 (6.02%) Docker
2 5 (6.02%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Terraform
2 9 (10.84%) Kibana
2 9 (10.84%) Puppet
3 8 (9.64%) Ansible
4 7 (8.43%) Nagios
4 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (7.23%) Graylog
5 6 (7.23%) Salt
6 5 (6.02%) logstash
6 5 (6.02%) Packer
7 3 (3.61%) Rundeck
7 3 (3.61%) ZABBIX
8 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.41%) Rancher
8 2 (2.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle
2 9 (10.84%) Google
2 9 (10.84%) New Relic
3 8 (9.64%) Splunk
4 7 (8.43%) hybris
4 7 (8.43%) Sybase
5 6 (7.23%) Adobe
5 6 (7.23%) AppDynamics
5 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.23%) Rackspace
5 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.23%) VMware
6 4 (4.82%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.41%) Alibaba
7 2 (2.41%) Apigee
7 2 (2.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.41%) Mashery
7 2 (2.41%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.20%) SAP