The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Pega products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pega over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Pegasystems, Inc.

Pega
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 355 376
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21  
Contract jobs citing Pega 30 79 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.85% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 46 26
Median daily rate £599 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.19% -2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Pega 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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8281 9297 9538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.02% 41.20% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5547 6225 6188
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 136 204
Median hourly rate £22.34 £20.05 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +7.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.57 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Pega as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Pega in London

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in London

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pega in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pega in London

Pega
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pega in London

Pega
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 2 £1,500 +215.78% 2
Pega
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pega 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 London region with a requirement for Pega.

1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) Java
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle
3 14 (24.56%) CRM
3 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 14 (24.56%) QA
4 13 (22.81%) SQL
5 12 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.05%) Marketing
5 12 (21.05%) Workflow
5 12 (21.05%) Finance
6 10 (17.54%) Degree
6 10 (17.54%) IBM
6 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.54%) SOAP
6 10 (17.54%) Use Case
7 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (12.28%) JIRA
8 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) CSS
8 7 (12.28%) OO
8 7 (12.28%) HTML
8 7 (12.28%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (12.28%) SOA
8 7 (12.28%) REST
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
9 6 (10.53%) Software Architecture
9 6 (10.53%) SDLC

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Confluence
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.51%) PegaRULES
5 1 (1.75%) Mule
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
1 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.51%) NetSuite
2 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Force.com
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) QlikView
3 3 (5.26%) Big Data
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) JIRA
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.51%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.75%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (24.56%) Banking
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Marketing
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Back Office
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Architect
2 11 (19.30%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Lead Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Systems Architect
7 4 (7.02%) BPM Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Market Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Salesforce Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Business Change Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Change Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Salesforce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) SOAP
2 7 (12.28%) CSS
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 7 (12.28%) REST
3 6 (10.53%) J2EE
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) .NET
5 4 (7.02%) JMS
6 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.26%) GWT
6 3 (5.26%) HTML5
6 3 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (5.26%) JSP
6 3 (5.26%) Servlets
6 3 (5.26%) Visualforce
6 3 (5.26%) XML Schema
6 3 (5.26%) XSLT
7 2 (3.51%) EJB
7 2 (3.51%) Web Services
8 1 (1.75%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
2 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) CRM
3 12 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 12 (21.05%) Workflow
4 10 (17.54%) Use Case
5 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.28%) OO
6 7 (12.28%) SOA
7 6 (10.53%) SDLC
7 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.53%) Software Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Analytics
8 5 (8.77%) Process Management
8 5 (8.77%) UML
9 4 (7.02%) ETL
9 4 (7.02%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) Apex Code
4 3 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.75%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) SOQL
5 1 (1.75%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.26%) Tableau
4 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.51%) Informatica
5 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.51%) Siebel
5 2 (3.51%) Teradata
6 1 (1.75%) BEA
6 1 (1.75%) Netezza
6 1 (1.75%) PTC
6 1 (1.75%) webMethods