Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Customer Requirements
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 57 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +62
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.61% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Cambridge median daily rate £463 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.12% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £475 -
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £11.00 -

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 571 503 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 86.91% 86.28% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 290 259
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +7.74% -3.43%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £212
90th Percentile £600 £600 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 52 67
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.75 £42.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +27.27% -20.48%
10th Percentile £12.33 £16.24 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.00 £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £38.38 £33.00
% change year-on-year -54.40% +16.29% -12.00%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Cambridge

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Customer Requirements in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Cambridge

Customer Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Customer Requirements in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Customer Requirements.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

Customer Requirements
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Commercial Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Order to Cash
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft