Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 - 199
Rank change year-on-year - +199 +4
Contract jobs citing PVCS 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £213 - -
UK median daily rate £425 £390 £442
% change year-on-year +8.97% -11.66% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £40.50 £40.13
% change year-on-year - +0.93% -

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 1,055 683 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.16% 15.81% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 434 438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +12.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £280 £259
90th Percentile £550 £529 £475
UK median daily rate £470 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +5.15% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 8
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £44.20 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.81% +63.69% -14.29%
10th Percentile £32.75 £37.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £195.00 £48.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.29
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.28% +12.77%

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 15 August 2018. 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 - 2 £213 -
PVCS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PVCS.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) GoCD
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) GoCD
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Release Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware