Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of PTC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PTC over the 6 months to 25 July 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 the Parametric Technology Corporation.

PTC
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 848 858
Rank change year-on-year +52 +10 -14
Contract jobs citing PTC 2 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.053% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
England median daily rate - £273 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.70% +28.18%
UK median daily rate £488 £273 £353
% change year-on-year +78.90% -22.70% +28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
England median hourly rate - £20.39 £31.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.72% -
UK median hourly rate - £20.39 £31.72
% change year-on-year - -35.72% -

PTC is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 38326 45066 46319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.73% 44.40% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23628 28099 27341
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +0.63%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1301 1482 2025
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.72% -0.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £44.98 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

PTC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PTC in England

PTC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PTC in England

PTC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PTC in England

PTC
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 PTC within the England region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
West Midlands +35 2 - -
Midlands +29 2 - -
PTC
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PTC 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 PTC.

1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Stateflow
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TargetLink
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

PTC
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Stateflow
1 1 (50.00%) TargetLink
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM