Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 October 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 173 123
Rank change year-on-year +43 -50 -2
Contract jobs citing Pega 73 13 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.44% 0.28% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 0.63% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 10 40
West Midlands median daily rate £558 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.04% +21.05% -26.92%
10th Percentile £404 £401 £335
90th Percentile £640 £675 £559
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,392 2,069 2,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.04% 44.71% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,356 1,228 1,567
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £206 £237
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 94 92
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.82 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.19% +9.10% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.08 £10.00
90th Percentile £28.00 £50.00 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Pega
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Pega as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Pega in the West Midlands

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pega in the West Midlands

Pega
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pega in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pega in the West Midlands

Pega
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pega within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Shropshire +12 70 £550 -4.35% 2
Walsall - 1 £700 -
Pega
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pega.

1 67 (91.78%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) Documentum
3 45 (61.64%) Kanban
4 40 (54.79%) Scrum
5 30 (41.10%) Java
6 26 (35.62%) Virtual Environments
7 20 (27.40%) JIRA
7 20 (27.40%) BDD
7 20 (27.40%) Puppet
8 17 (23.29%) Maven
8 17 (23.29%) Oracle
8 17 (23.29%) Case Management
8 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
9 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (20.55%) Selenium
10 15 (20.55%) SOA
10 15 (20.55%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (19.18%) Microservices
11 14 (19.18%) Cucumber
11 14 (19.18%) DevOps
11 14 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (19.18%) Content Management
11 14 (19.18%) Test Automation
12 13 (17.81%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (17.81%) Confluence
12 13 (17.81%) Middleware
12 13 (17.81%) ITIL
13 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
13 12 (16.44%) Project Management
13 12 (16.44%) Atlassian

Pega
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 47 (64.38%) Documentum
2 13 (17.81%) Confluence
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) Appian
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) Captiva
6 1 (1.37%) CMS
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.11%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) JIRA
2 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
2 17 (23.29%) Maven
3 15 (20.55%) Selenium
4 14 (19.18%) Cucumber
5 8 (10.96%) WebDriver
6 7 (9.59%) GitLab
7 3 (4.11%) CA Gen
8 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.74%) Gatling
8 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.74%) JMeter
8 2 (2.74%) RStudio
8 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.74%) TestNG
General
1 2 (2.74%) Legal
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Architect
2 16 (21.92%) Pega Architect
3 14 (19.18%) Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Pega Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Agile Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.22%) AWS Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Java Automation Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Selenium Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Tester
7 6 (8.22%) VMware Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Middleware
2 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) REST
3 4 (5.48%) J2EE
3 4 (5.48%) Spring
3 4 (5.48%) Spring Boot
4 3 (4.11%) Angular 2
4 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.11%) JSP
4 3 (4.11%) XML
5 2 (2.74%) HTML
5 2 (2.74%) SOAP
5 2 (2.74%) Web Services
5 2 (2.74%) XSD
6 1 (1.37%) EJB
6 1 (1.37%) JMS
6 1 (1.37%) LDAP
6 1 (1.37%) Servlets
6 1 (1.37%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.70%) Virtual Team
3 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (91.78%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (61.64%) Kanban
3 40 (54.79%) Scrum
4 26 (35.62%) Virtual Environments
5 20 (27.40%) BDD
6 17 (23.29%) Case Management
7 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.55%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (20.55%) SOA
9 14 (19.18%) Content Management
9 14 (19.18%) DevOps
9 14 (19.18%) Microservices
9 14 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (19.18%) Test Automation
10 13 (17.81%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (17.81%) ITIL
11 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
11 12 (16.44%) Project Management
12 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Content Management
12 10 (13.70%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) Java
2 7 (9.59%) Java 8
3 6 (8.22%) SQL
4 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (27.40%) Puppet
2 7 (9.59%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 12 (16.44%) Atlassian
3 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.59%) EMC
5 6 (8.22%) Niku
5 6 (8.22%) VMware
6 3 (4.11%) BEA
6 3 (4.11%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Informatica
6 3 (4.11%) Siebel
6 3 (4.11%) webMethods
7 2 (2.74%) OpenText