The first table below looks at the demand for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Squid 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 93 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.71% 13.12% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 25
Average daily rate £300 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £188 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 29
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Squid
East of England

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Squid across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Squid across the Cambridgeshire region.

Squid Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Squid
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Squid
East of England