The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cadence products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cadence over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cadence
Rank 257 251 232
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Cadence 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.067% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £405 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.00
Cadence
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4079 4502 3988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.85% 47.50% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2348 2338 1954
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 214 232
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Cadence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cadence Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cadence
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cadence Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cadence
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cadence Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cadence
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cadence within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 1 £405 +35.00%
Cadence
England

Cadence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (75.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Test-First Development
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

Cadence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analogue IC Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ASIC Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Games Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) RF Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) ASIC
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Game Development
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Test-First Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle