Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for PVCS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PVCS over the 6 months to 14 August 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.

PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
England > North of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +343
Contract jobs citing PVCS 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.065% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
North of England median daily rate £435 - -
England median daily rate £425 £390 £442
% change year-on-year +8.97% -11.66% +12.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.50 £40.13
% change year-on-year - +0.93% -

PVCS is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,696 2,079 2,378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 21.94% 18.54% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,799 1,430 1,603
North of England median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £281
90th Percentile £550 £525 £519
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 61 44
North of England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27.28 £35.00 £28.00
90th Percentile £45.75 £45.00 £44.05
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%

PVCS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing PVCS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for PVCS in the North of England

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PVCS in the North of England

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PVCS in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PVCS in the North of England

PVCS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PVCS in the North of England

PVCS
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
North East - 7 £443 -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
PVCS
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS 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 North of England region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Statistics
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (87.50%) Decision-Making
2 4 (50.00%) SAS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) CRM

PVCS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 4 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SAS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Decision-Making
1 7 (87.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle