Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Pattern Matching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pattern Matching over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 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.

Pattern Matching
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Pattern Matching 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.19% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £240 - -
East of England median daily rate £240 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Pattern Matching 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 908 877 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.89% 82.81% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 424 581
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £444 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +5.71% +1.82% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 111 68
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £31.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.71% -16.78% +65.56%
10th Percentile £11.29 £12.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.50 £54.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.75 £27.38
% change year-on-year -46.56% +19.61% +9.52%

Pattern Matching
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 Pattern Matching within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Peterborough - 1 £218 -
Pattern Matching
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Pattern Matching 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 Pattern Matching.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio

Pattern Matching
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree