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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pega
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 115 123
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Contract jobs citing Pega 1 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.057% 0.58% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 1.42% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -24.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
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 760 1056 1081
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.35% 40.74% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 583 585
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 37
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +168.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £13.80 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 27 March 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 +19 1 £450 +12.50%
Pega
UK

Pega
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ERwin
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Robotics
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Development

Pega
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modeller
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Robotics
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle