Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 90 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 +30
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 12 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.02% 0.56% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 1.90% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% +8.84%
East of England median daily rate £450 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +28.53% -0.11% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 396 422 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.59% 29.78% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 223 164
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.64% +0.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £269 £191 £103
90th Percentile £588 £513 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 23
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £36.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.90% -9.38% +70.21%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.25 £14.63
90th Percentile £51.65 £49.25 £47.15
East of England median hourly rate £17.70 £19.00 £32.14
% change year-on-year -6.84% -40.87% +42.82%

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 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
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 20 November 2018. 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 +3 10 £300 -29.41% 71
Peterborough +13 1 - -
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Law
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) DNA
3 3 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (25.00%) Docker
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Data Science
3 3 (25.00%) Computational Biology
3 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Slack
4 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (16.67%) React
4 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)

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 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Principal Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Principal Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Backend Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Control Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) Kafka
3 2 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (16.67%) React
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
2 3 (25.00%) Computational Biology
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Data Science
2 3 (25.00%) DNA
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 2 (16.67%) Market Research
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Biology
4 1 (8.33%) Informatics
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) ES6
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes