The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Peregrine products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Peregrine over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

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

Peregrine
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 645 640
Rank change year-on-year +53 -5  
Contract jobs citing Peregrine 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.016% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £131 £108 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.09% -78.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £131 £108 -
% change year-on-year +22.09% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

Peregrine is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20693 24689 25243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.91% 44.19% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 15148 14332
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 705 801 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.81 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Peregrine
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Peregrine as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Peregrine in the UK

Peregrine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Peregrine in the UK

Peregrine
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Peregrine in the UK

Peregrine
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Peregrine within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 4 £131 +22.09%
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
South East - 2 £131 -
East of England - 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £125 -

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Peregrine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Peregrine.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CA
2 3 (50.00%) Unicenter
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Spiceworks
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP

Peregrine
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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 3 (50.00%) CA
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) Spiceworks
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco