The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 42 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £350 £458
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -23.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Hedge funds
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
124 94 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.23% 20.09% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 49 72
Median daily rate £375 £315 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Median hourly rate £15.95 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.12% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £15.77 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £51.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Hedge funds
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hedge funds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) BASE24
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) BASE24
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) VMware