Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 322 308 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +346
Contract jobs citing PVCS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.017% 0.009% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
North of England median daily rate - £450 -
England median daily rate £396 £425 £481
% change year-on-year -6.82% -11.69% +9.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
North of England median hourly rate £42.75 - -
England median hourly rate £42.75 - £40.50

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 2,475 2,394 2,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.80% 20.54% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,681 1,600 1,363
North of England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £298 £275
90th Percentile £588 £550 £528
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 52
North of England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £41.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.22% -1.50% +4.06%
10th Percentile £33.84 £35.00 £18.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £54.10 £50.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £44.12 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.53% +7.60% +2.50%

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 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 23 March 2019. 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 West - 2 - -
PVCS
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Java

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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore