Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 701 667 509
Rank change year-on-year -34 -158 +119
Contract jobs citing Pega 178 179 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.45% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 97 196
UK median daily rate £530 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.83% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £410 £370 £325
90th Percentile £630 £710 £681
UK excluding London median daily rate £549 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.52% +5.00% -
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 41,776 40,197 47,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.09% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,937 24,600 28,877
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £244
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,521 1,415 1,636
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -6.76% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.82% -8.53% +5.88%

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 21 June 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 13 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 21 June 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 -51 170 £531 -7.70% 12
UK excluding London -1 114 £549 +4.52% 5
Midlands +42 75 £555 +0.91% 1
West Midlands +40 64 £550 -4.35% 1
London -40 59 £525 -13.40% 7
South East -40 21 £450 -23.08% 1
East Midlands +2 11 £560 +17.89%
East of England +2 8 £499 -5.00% 1
North of England -49 6 £350 -22.22% 2
Scotland -41 4 £451 -9.75%
North West -14 3 £350 -6.67% 1
Yorkshire -24 2 - - 1
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 96 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (27.53%) Documentum
3 41 (23.03%) Scrum
4 38 (21.35%) Oracle
5 34 (19.10%) Java
6 30 (16.85%) SQL
6 30 (16.85%) Kanban
6 30 (16.85%) Virtual Environments
7 29 (16.29%) DevOps
8 28 (15.73%) BDD
9 27 (15.17%) Case Management
10 26 (14.61%) Waterfall
11 25 (14.04%) TDD
12 24 (13.48%) Banking
13 23 (12.92%) RUP
14 22 (12.36%) Business Analysis
14 22 (12.36%) Test Automation
14 22 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (11.80%) Project Management
15 21 (11.80%) Coaching
16 20 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (11.24%) Unix
17 19 (10.67%) Jenkins
17 19 (10.67%) Cucumber
18 18 (10.11%) REST
18 18 (10.11%) Mentoring
18 18 (10.11%) J2EE
18 18 (10.11%) Selenium
18 18 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (9.55%) Cloud Computing

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 49 (27.53%) Documentum
2 16 (8.99%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.06%) Confluence
4 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.93%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.69%) SAS
7 2 (1.12%) Captiva
7 2 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.56%) FileNet
8 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.56%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.49%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (2.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.69%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (1.12%) Actimize
5 2 (1.12%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (1.12%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.81%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.69%) DB2
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.12%) Big Data
5 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.56%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (10.67%) Cucumber
1 19 (10.67%) Jenkins
2 18 (10.11%) Selenium
3 15 (8.43%) Maven
4 13 (7.30%) CA Gen
5 12 (6.74%) JIRA
6 10 (5.62%) SoapUI
6 10 (5.62%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.69%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.12%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.56%) Gatling
9 1 (0.56%) JBehave
9 1 (0.56%) JMeter
9 1 (0.56%) TestNG
General
1 24 (13.48%) Banking
2 14 (7.87%) Finance
3 12 (6.74%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Legal
4 3 (1.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Games
5 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (28.09%) Architect
2 43 (24.16%) Developer
3 30 (16.85%) Pega Architect
4 27 (15.17%) Pega Developer
5 23 (12.92%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (11.24%) Analyst
6 20 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.99%) Agile Developer
7 16 (8.99%) Business Analyst
7 16 (8.99%) Consultant
7 16 (8.99%) Senior Agile Developer
8 15 (8.43%) Lead Architect
9 12 (6.74%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.62%) AWS Architect
11 9 (5.06%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (5.06%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.06%) Pega Business Analyst
12 8 (4.49%) Development Manager
12 8 (4.49%) Pega Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.11%) J2EE
1 18 (10.11%) REST
2 16 (8.99%) Middleware
3 13 (7.30%) SOAP
4 12 (6.74%) XML
5 8 (4.49%) Web Services
6 7 (3.93%) JMS
7 6 (3.37%) .NET
8 5 (2.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.25%) EJB
9 4 (2.25%) JSP
9 4 (2.25%) Servlets
10 3 (1.69%) Angular 2
10 3 (1.69%) CSLA
10 3 (1.69%) HTML
10 3 (1.69%) JSON
10 3 (1.69%) LDAP
11 2 (1.12%) HTML5
11 2 (1.12%) Node.js
11 2 (1.12%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.74%) Management Information System
1 12 (6.74%) User Experience
2 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.62%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.69%) Reinsurance
5 3 (1.69%) Robotics
6 1 (0.56%) Equities
6 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.24%) Unix
2 3 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.03%) Scrum
3 30 (16.85%) Kanban
3 30 (16.85%) Virtual Environments
4 29 (16.29%) DevOps
5 28 (15.73%) BDD
6 27 (15.17%) Case Management
7 26 (14.61%) Waterfall
8 25 (14.04%) TDD
9 23 (12.92%) RUP
10 22 (12.36%) Business Analysis
10 22 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (12.36%) Test Automation
11 21 (11.80%) Coaching
11 21 (11.80%) Project Management
12 20 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (10.11%) Mentoring
14 17 (9.55%) CRM
14 17 (9.55%) Service Delivery
14 17 (9.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.10%) Java
2 30 (16.85%) SQL
3 17 (9.55%) PL/SQL
3 17 (9.55%) Shell Script
4 13 (7.30%) Perl
5 8 (4.49%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.69%) C++
6 3 (1.69%) VB
6 3 (1.69%) VB6
6 3 (1.69%) VBA
7 1 (0.56%) C
7 1 (0.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (6.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.06%) Degree
2 9 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.81%) Docker
2 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (7.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (21.35%) Oracle
2 14 (7.87%) Informatica
3 13 (7.30%) BEA
3 13 (7.30%) webMethods
4 12 (6.74%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.49%) EMC
5 8 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.37%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.81%) Adobe
7 5 (2.81%) Genesys
7 5 (2.81%) Google
7 5 (2.81%) IBM
7 5 (2.81%) Niku
7 5 (2.81%) Remedy
7 5 (2.81%) Splunk
7 5 (2.81%) Tableau
8 4 (2.25%) OpenText
8 4 (2.25%) VMware
9 3 (1.69%) Siebel
10 2 (1.12%) Progress