Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 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)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 203 224
Contract jobs citing PVCS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.034% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.20% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median daily rate - £370 -
England median daily rate £390 £400 £435
% change year-on-year -2.50% -8.05% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median hourly rate - £41.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.67% -21.05%
England 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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 942 984 955
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.64% 16.92% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 668 669
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £294
90th Percentile £525 £527 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 53
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +3.05% +13.26%
10th Percentile £32.55 £24.72 £30.10
90th Percentile £57.90 £51.66 £44.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

PVCS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PVCS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PVCS in the South West

PVCS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PVCS in the South West

PVCS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PVCS in the South West