The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PVCS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 23 April 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.

PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 441 419
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.079% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £440 £300
% change year-on-year - +46.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -

PVCS is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3705 3778 3155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.09% 16.31% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2757 2769 2210
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.63 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.30% +9.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £42.70 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +14.74%  

PVCS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PVCS in London

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PVCS in London

PVCS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PVCS in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) Uniface
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

PVCS
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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Uniface
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle