The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 June 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 / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 154 152
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2  
Contract jobs citing Pega 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.026% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.058% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £483 £475
% change year-on-year +8.80% +1.57%  
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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1304 1718 1712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.97% 45.09% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 1006 859
Median daily rate £410 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 58 113
Median hourly rate £15.75 £20.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.96% +16.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in the North West

Pega
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Manchester +18 8 £400 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £375 -
Pega
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Pega.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Node.js
2 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Open Source
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Case Management
4 5 (50.00%) Jasmine
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (40.00%) Microservices
5 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Pega Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Node.js
2 6 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) EJB
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Open Source
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Case Management
3 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO