The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 - 128
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pega 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £700 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 826 1400 1096
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.15% 47.64% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 700 540
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 36
Median hourly rate £31.85 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +140.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in Scotland

Pega
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 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
Edinburgh - 7 £700 - 1
Pega
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Pega.

1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Pega PRPC
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) Servlets
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) MS Visio

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Pega PRPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Pega Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) EJB
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
1 3 (33.33%) Servlets
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Robotics
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) BPMN
2 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO