Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 September 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +105
Contract jobs citing PVCS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Reading median daily rate £425 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 - £177
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 185 144 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.96% 11.51% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 87 99
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £310 £296 £273
90th Percentile £550 £538 £482
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Reading median hourly rate £72.50 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.22% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +62.50% -4.00% +7.14%

PVCS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing PVCS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for PVCS in Reading

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PVCS in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) OpenVMS
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) STL
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Fortran
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) DCL
4 1 (20.00%) ProC
4 1 (20.00%) VMS
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL

PVCS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ProC
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Fortran Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVMS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) OpenVMS
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Fortran
4 1 (20.00%) DCL
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle