The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cadence products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cadence over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cadence
Rank 577 568 558
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Cadence 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.034% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24741 23798 23532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.38% 46.19% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14780 13501 12196
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1382
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.07 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Cadence
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cadence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cadence
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cadence Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cadence
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cadence within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Cadence Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cadence
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cadence Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cadence
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cadence within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 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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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
England -29 9 £333 - 5
London +16 3 £304 -
South East -21 2 £338 - 2
Hampshire - 1 £300 -
West Sussex - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Crawley - - - -
Derby - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
South West - - - - 1

Cadence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Change Control
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) MS Project
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 4 (22.22%) Document Management
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (16.67%) DB2
6 3 (16.67%) Documentum
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Automotive
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) PMI

Cadence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) Documentum
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) 3G
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.11%) QlikView
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JBehave
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Programme Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Senior Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Senior Programme Manager
1 4 (22.22%) IT Programme Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Senior IT Programme Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Electrical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Campaign Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) D3.js
2 1 (5.56%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
2 2 (11.11%) Economics
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Change Control
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 4 (22.22%) Document Management
4 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Econometrics
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) R
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PgMP
2 2 (11.11%) APMP
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) Primavera
5 1 (5.56%) Teradata
5 1 (5.56%) Unica
5 1 (5.56%) Neolane
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) Siebel
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) IBM