Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perforce over the 6 months to 17 November 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

Perforce
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 211 234
Rank change year-on-year +36 +23 -34
Contract jobs citing Perforce 29 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.23% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.50% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 5
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +46.79%
10th Percentile £284 £285 £384
90th Percentile £475 £457 £435
England median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £42.50 -
England median hourly rate £45.50 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.64% -7.78% +12.50%

Perforce is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2479 3204 3550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.33% 46.20% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1481 1900 1946
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 129 180
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% +4.76% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.80 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.15 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

Perforce
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Perforce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Perforce in the North West

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perforce in the North West

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perforce in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perforce in the North West

Perforce
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 Perforce within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Cheshire +30 24 £450 +50.00% 1
Manchester +11 5 £450 +7.14%
Perforce
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce 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 Perforce.

1 26 (89.66%) TDD
2 25 (86.21%) Unit Testing
2 25 (86.21%) Test Automation
3 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
4 22 (75.86%) Java
4 22 (75.86%) SQL
5 21 (72.41%) Spring
6 20 (68.97%) JPA
6 20 (68.97%) JUnit
6 20 (68.97%) Hibernate
7 19 (65.52%) Oracle
8 18 (62.07%) OO
8 18 (62.07%) Data Modelling
8 18 (62.07%) RDBMS
8 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (62.07%) Relational Database
9 17 (58.62%) Web Services
10 15 (51.72%) SOAP
10 15 (51.72%) Finance
10 15 (51.72%) Banking
11 14 (48.28%) Java EE
11 14 (48.28%) SonarQube
11 14 (48.28%) REST
12 13 (44.83%) Eclipse
13 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
13 12 (41.38%) Ajax
13 12 (41.38%) JSON
13 12 (41.38%) Spring Boot
14 11 (37.93%) Gradle
14 11 (37.93%) Data Protection

Perforce
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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) RDBMS
1 18 (62.07%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
2 20 (68.97%) JUnit
3 14 (48.28%) SonarQube
4 13 (44.83%) Eclipse
5 11 (37.93%) Gradle
5 11 (37.93%) JProfiler
6 8 (27.59%) IntelliJ
6 8 (27.59%) Maven
7 7 (24.14%) Grunt
7 7 (24.14%) gulp
7 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.79%) JIRA
9 1 (3.45%) Bower
9 1 (3.45%) Broccoli
9 1 (3.45%) JSHint
9 1 (3.45%) Mocha
9 1 (3.45%) Subversion
9 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.45%) Yeoman
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) Spring
2 20 (68.97%) Hibernate
2 20 (68.97%) JPA
3 17 (58.62%) Web Services
4 15 (51.72%) SOAP
5 14 (48.28%) Java EE
5 14 (48.28%) REST
6 12 (41.38%) Ajax
6 12 (41.38%) JSON
6 12 (41.38%) Spring Boot
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) CSS
8 8 (27.59%) CSS3
9 7 (24.14%) HTML5
9 7 (24.14%) Node.js
10 5 (17.24%) jQuery
10 5 (17.24%) React
10 5 (17.24%) Redux
10 5 (17.24%) Sass
10 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) RIA
1 1 (3.45%) User Experience
1 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) TDD
2 25 (86.21%) Test Automation
2 25 (86.21%) Unit Testing
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) Data Modelling
3 18 (62.07%) OO
4 11 (37.93%) Data Protection
5 9 (31.03%) RAD
6 7 (24.14%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) Performance Optimisation
6 7 (24.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (17.24%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) OOP
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Java
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) ES6
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) XPath
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Capita
2 1 (3.45%) IBM