Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 18 February 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Pegasystems, Inc.

Pega
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 713 702 522
Rank change year-on-year -11 -180 +193
Contract jobs citing Pega 155 148 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.34% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 80 166
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £312 £354
90th Percentile £675 £705 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £451 £500
% change year-on-year +13.76% -9.90% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,761 42,902 46,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 45.06% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,326 26,349 27,420
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,404 1,615 1,867
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.32 £10.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.08 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Pega as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Pega in the UK

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in the UK

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pega over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pega in the UK

Pega
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pega in the UK

Pega
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the UK over the 6 months to 18 February 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
England -20 140 £525 +5.00% 14
UK excluding London -9 84 £513 +13.76% 6
London -22 69 £538 -11.52% 9
Midlands -3 40 £525 +16.67%
West Midlands -4 26 £541 +12.07%
South East -18 24 £513 -0.49% 5
East Midlands -1 14 £525 +35.48%
Scotland -10 14 £413 -13.16% 1
East of England -17 4 £600 -
North East +44 2 £425 -15.00%
North of England +23 2 £425 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Pega 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 with a requirement for Pega.

1 64 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.00%) Scrum
3 25 (16.13%) Banking
4 21 (13.55%) Java
5 20 (12.90%) Oracle
6 19 (12.26%) BDD
6 19 (12.26%) Case Management
7 18 (11.61%) Documentum
7 18 (11.61%) Workflow
8 17 (10.97%) SQL
8 17 (10.97%) Marketing
8 17 (10.97%) Degree
9 16 (10.32%) Computer Science
9 16 (10.32%) Kanban
9 16 (10.32%) DevOps
10 14 (9.03%) SDLC
10 14 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.39%) JIRA
12 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.74%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.74%) Microsoft
13 11 (7.10%) Unix
13 11 (7.10%) Linux
14 10 (6.45%) JavaScript
14 10 (6.45%) Adobe
14 10 (6.45%) Finance
14 10 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 10 (6.45%) Visualisation
14 10 (6.45%) Google Analytics
14 10 (6.45%) Google

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (11.61%) Documentum
2 6 (3.87%) CMS
2 6 (3.87%) JBoss
3 5 (3.23%) Confluence
3 5 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.58%) IIS
4 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.29%) Apache
5 2 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.65%) Captiva
6 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.94%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.29%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.29%) IaaS
2 2 (1.29%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.65%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) 4G
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
1 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.39%) JIRA
2 10 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.81%) Selenium
4 7 (4.52%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.52%) Maven
5 5 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.58%) CA Gen
7 3 (1.94%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.29%) Bower
8 2 (1.29%) Hudson
8 2 (1.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.65%) JUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Zephyr
General
1 25 (16.13%) Banking
2 17 (10.97%) Marketing
3 10 (6.45%) Finance
4 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.29%) Back Office
5 2 (1.29%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (26.45%) Analyst
2 36 (23.23%) Business Analyst
3 31 (20.00%) Architect
4 28 (18.06%) Developer
5 27 (17.42%) Pega Architect
6 24 (15.48%) Consultant
7 23 (14.84%) Pega Business Analyst
8 14 (9.03%) Pega Consultant
8 14 (9.03%) Pega Developer
9 13 (8.39%) Project Manager
10 10 (6.45%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Analytics Consultant
12 8 (5.16%) Digital Analytics Consultant
12 8 (5.16%) Lead Architect
13 7 (4.52%) Systems Architect
13 7 (4.52%) Technical Consultant
14 6 (3.87%) Business Architect
14 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) Web Services
1 8 (5.16%) XML
2 7 (4.52%) .NET
2 7 (4.52%) CSS
3 6 (3.87%) J2EE
3 6 (3.87%) SOAP
4 4 (2.58%) HTML
4 4 (2.58%) REST
5 3 (1.94%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.94%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.94%) Middleware
5 3 (1.94%) Node.js
6 2 (1.29%) EJB
6 2 (1.29%) Flask
6 2 (1.29%) JMS
6 2 (1.29%) jQuery
6 2 (1.29%) JSP
6 2 (1.29%) RESTful
6 2 (1.29%) Sass
6 2 (1.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.16%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.58%) Reinsurance
4 3 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.29%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Fintech
6 1 (0.65%) IVR
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Robotics
6 1 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.10%) Linux
1 11 (7.10%) Unix
2 5 (3.23%) Windows
3 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.00%) Scrum
3 19 (12.26%) BDD
3 19 (12.26%) Case Management
4 18 (11.61%) Workflow
5 16 (10.32%) DevOps
5 16 (10.32%) Kanban
6 14 (9.03%) SDLC
6 14 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.74%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.45%) Analytics
8 10 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.45%) User Stories
8 10 (6.45%) Visualisation
9 9 (5.81%) Coaching
9 9 (5.81%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (5.81%) Marketing Analytics
9 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.55%) Java
2 17 (10.97%) SQL
3 10 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.16%) Perl
4 8 (5.16%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.23%) Python
5 5 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.94%) VB
6 3 (1.94%) VB6
6 3 (1.94%) VBA
7 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.29%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) C++
8 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.97%) Degree
2 7 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.65%) HND
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) Docker
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.65%) Ansible
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (12.90%) Oracle
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.45%) Adobe
3 10 (6.45%) Google
4 9 (5.81%) Genesys
4 9 (5.81%) Tableau
5 7 (4.52%) Informatica
6 6 (3.87%) EMC
6 6 (3.87%) IBM
7 4 (2.58%) BEA
7 4 (2.58%) OpenText
7 4 (2.58%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.58%) webMethods
8 3 (1.94%) Dynatrace
8 3 (1.94%) Niku
8 3 (1.94%) VMware
9 2 (1.29%) Capita
9 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.29%) Splunk