Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 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.

PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 177 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +174
Contract jobs citing PVCS 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% 0.093% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £350 - -
UK median daily rate £370 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -7.50% -5.88% +21.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £40.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +7.00% -21.05%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 850 716 749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.91% 16.61% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 408 405
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £260
90th Percentile £538 £475 £467
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 20
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%
10th Percentile £31.38 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

PVCS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for PVCS in Scotland

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PVCS in Scotland

PVCS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PVCS in Scotland

PVCS
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 PVCS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 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
Glasgow -14 1 £350 -
PVCS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

PVCS
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle