The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cadence products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cadence over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cadence Design Systems.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cadence
Rank 549 508 567
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +59
Contract jobs citing Cadence 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% 0.069% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate £425 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +26.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £278
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +26.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.75 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 - £32.50
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23572 20174 25406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.90% 46.72% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13513 11085 13351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 1111 1254
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cadence
UK

Cadence
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cadence across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cadence Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cadence
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cadence Daily Rate Trend in England

Cadence
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cadence across the England region.

Cadence Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cadence
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cadence within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England -29 3 £450 +28.57% 3
South East - - - -
Cadence
UK

Cadence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cadence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cadence.

1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) CAD
3 3 (20.00%) LIMS
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Life Science
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Delphi
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) DirectX
5 1 (6.67%) ASIC
5 1 (6.67%) BCP

Cadence
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cadence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cadence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Product Owner
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (13.33%) Delphi Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Database Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) LIMS
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Security
3 3 (20.00%) CAD
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) IC Design
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Delphi
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle