The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Perforce products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perforce over the 3 months to 25 March 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 Perforce Software, Inc.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perforce
UK
Rank 536 622 566
Rank change year-on-year +86 -56  
Contract jobs citing Perforce 57 22 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.095% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 39
Median daily rate £450 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £400 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £570 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £46.25 £30.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.91% +53.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £46.34 £30.22
% change year-on-year +18.69% +53.33%  

Perforce 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 20016 23252 23937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12337 14081 13513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 804 1001
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Perforce
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Perforce in the UK

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Perforce in the UK

Perforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Perforce over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Perforce in the UK

Perforce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Perforce in the UK

Perforce
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perforce within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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 +55 47 £438 -10.25% 12
London +58 33 £540 +2.85% 6
Scotland - 9 £475 - 1
Glasgow - 8 £500 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £338 -
East Midlands - 6 £338 - 1
North West +27 5 £373 -6.87%
Northampton - 5 £338 -
City of London +5 3 £413 -28.26%
Lancashire - 3 - -
South East +20 2 £375 -21.05%
Canary Wharf - 2 £600 -
Cheshire +25 1 £420 +5.00%
Manchester +13 1 £325 -21.21%
Bromley +10 1 £425 -19.04%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - - 4
Cambridge +6 1 - - 4
East of England -1 1 - - 4
Edinburgh - 1 £300 - 1
Brighton - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £375 -
Northwich - 1 £420 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Perforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Perforce 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 Perforce.

1 80 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 74 (74.00%) Java
3 66 (66.00%) SQL
4 60 (60.00%) Banking
5 57 (57.00%) Spring
5 57 (57.00%) Relational Database
6 55 (55.00%) JSON
6 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (55.00%) XML
6 55 (55.00%) OO
7 50 (50.00%) SOAP
8 49 (49.00%) Jenkins
9 43 (43.00%) Maven
10 42 (42.00%) Unix
11 40 (40.00%) Gradle
12 37 (37.00%) Finance
13 35 (35.00%) Scrum
13 35 (35.00%) TDD
14 34 (34.00%) Shell Script
14 34 (34.00%) DB2
15 32 (32.00%) Ant
15 32 (32.00%) JUnit
15 32 (32.00%) Oracle
15 32 (32.00%) Hudson
16 29 (29.00%) OOA/OOD
17 27 (27.00%) Microservices
18 25 (25.00%) JIRA
19 24 (24.00%) MiFID
19 24 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
19 24 (24.00%) JavaScript

Perforce
Top Related 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 5 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.00%) Confluence
4 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Office
2 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.00%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) DNS
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.00%) Relational Database
2 34 (34.00%) DB2
3 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.00%) Big Data
6 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.00%) Firebird
7 3 (3.00%) MySQL
8 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.00%) KDB
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 49 (49.00%) Jenkins
3 43 (43.00%) Maven
4 40 (40.00%) Gradle
5 32 (32.00%) Ant
5 32 (32.00%) Hudson
5 32 (32.00%) JUnit
6 25 (25.00%) JIRA
7 18 (18.00%) IntelliJ
7 18 (18.00%) JBehave
8 17 (17.00%) Eclipse
9 14 (14.00%) Selenium
10 13 (13.00%) Concordion
11 12 (12.00%) Cucumber
11 12 (12.00%) Subversion
12 11 (11.00%) TeamCity
13 9 (9.00%) JProfiler
14 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
15 4 (4.00%) Mercurial
15 4 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 60 (60.00%) Banking
2 37 (37.00%) Finance
3 12 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Front Office
5 4 (4.00%) Legal
6 3 (3.00%) Advertising
6 3 (3.00%) Electronics
7 2 (2.00%) Back Office
7 2 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.00%) Games
7 2 (2.00%) Polish Language
7 2 (2.00%) Prime Brokerage
7 2 (2.00%) Retail
8 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (65.00%) Developer
2 47 (47.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Core Java Developer
5 6 (6.00%) DevOps Manager
5 6 (6.00%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (4.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 4 (4.00%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (57.00%) Spring
2 55 (55.00%) JSON
2 55 (55.00%) XML
3 50 (50.00%) SOAP
4 21 (21.00%) Web Services
5 18 (18.00%) HTML
5 18 (18.00%) Protocol Buffers
6 17 (17.00%) HTML5
7 16 (16.00%) Hibernate
7 16 (16.00%) JPA
7 16 (16.00%) jQuery
8 15 (15.00%) Ajax
9 13 (13.00%) J2EE
10 12 (12.00%) CSS
10 12 (12.00%) CSS3
11 11 (11.00%) REST
12 10 (10.00%) XSLT
13 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (9.00%) Java EE
13 9 (9.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Derivative
3 7 (7.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.00%) Equities
7 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.00%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.00%) Wiki
8 1 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.00%) Fintech
8 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.00%) Unix
2 16 (16.00%) Linux
3 14 (14.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.00%) CentOS
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
1 55 (55.00%) OO
2 35 (35.00%) Scrum
2 35 (35.00%) TDD
3 29 (29.00%) OOA/OOD
4 27 (27.00%) Microservices
5 24 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 23 (23.00%) DevOps
7 17 (17.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 14 (14.00%) Data Modelling
10 14 (14.00%) Refactoring
11 10 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.00%) Release Management
13 7 (7.00%) RAD
14 6 (6.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (74.00%) Java
2 66 (66.00%) SQL
3 34 (34.00%) Shell Script
4 24 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (19.00%) C#
6 13 (13.00%) Python
7 8 (8.00%) C++
8 7 (7.00%) Perl
9 6 (6.00%) Scala
10 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.00%) Ruby
10 3 (3.00%) VB
10 3 (3.00%) VB6
10 3 (3.00%) VBA
11 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.00%) ES6
12 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.00%) MiFID
2 23 (23.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 23 (23.00%) EMIR
3 2 (2.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.00%) Basel III
4 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) vCloud
2 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.00%) Ansible
2 3 (3.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.00%) Nagios
3 2 (2.00%) Salt
4 1 (1.00%) Kibana
4 1 (1.00%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (32.00%) Oracle
2 11 (11.00%) Sybase
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.00%) Adobe
4 2 (2.00%) Algorithmics
5 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix
5 1 (1.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.00%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.00%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.00%) New Relic
5 1 (1.00%) Plumtree
5 1 (1.00%) Telerik
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