Period
to 17 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Algorithms
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 81 71
Rank change year-on-year +41 -10 -3
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 40 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.91% 1.17% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.02% 3.72% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +29.25%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £413
90th Percentile £675 £600 £558
East of England median daily rate £475 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +49.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £9.80 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.40% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £9.65 £47.50 £46.25
90th Percentile £53.79 £52.50 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +26.67%

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 363 403 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.45% 31.56% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 234 129
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £440 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £210 £102
90th Percentile £625 £550 £503
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% +21.34% -10.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £41.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.05% +112.99% -48.67%
10th Percentile £13.85 £13.55 £11.32
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.85 £45.63
East of England median hourly rate £18.48 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -17.89% +7.14% -6.41%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 34 £475 -9.52% 52
Peterborough +18 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £650 -
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Algorithms 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 22 (55.00%) Python
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Computer Science
4 18 (45.00%) DevOps
5 17 (42.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (42.50%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (42.50%) Memory Management
5 17 (42.50%) OO
5 17 (42.50%) OOD
6 16 (40.00%) Open Source
7 15 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (35.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (35.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 14 (35.00%) Workflow
9 11 (27.50%) Data Science
10 9 (22.50%) Computational Biology
10 9 (22.50%) Statistics
11 8 (20.00%) Degree
11 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
11 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 8 (20.00%) Node.js
12 7 (17.50%) Machine Learning
12 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
12 7 (17.50%) Amazon Glacier
12 7 (17.50%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (17.50%) C++
12 7 (17.50%) Law

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 17 (42.50%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (35.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (17.50%) Amazon Glacier
4 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
5 6 (15.00%) GitHub
6 5 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (12.50%) Serverless
7 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (5.00%) SaaS
7 2 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Zeppelin
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Law
2 5 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (17.50%) AWS Architect
4 6 (15.00%) AWS Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Principal Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Principal Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Backend Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Data Science Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Kafka
3 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) Apache NiFi
3 2 (5.00%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.00%) React
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) scikit-learn
4 1 (2.50%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Computer Science
3 18 (45.00%) DevOps
4 17 (42.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (42.50%) Memory Management
4 17 (42.50%) OO
4 17 (42.50%) OOD
5 16 (40.00%) Open Source
6 14 (35.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 14 (35.00%) Workflow
7 11 (27.50%) Data Science
8 9 (22.50%) Computational Biology
8 9 (22.50%) Statistics
9 8 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
9 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 7 (17.50%) Machine Learning
11 6 (15.00%) DNA
11 6 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Python
2 7 (17.50%) C++
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.50%) C
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) R
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) Julia
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Def Stans
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Google
1 2 (5.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (5.00%) Red Hat