Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Prototyping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prototyping over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Prototyping
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 79 78
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +21
Contract jobs citing Prototyping 11 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 1.09% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.31% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £369 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.26% -10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £306 £298 £363
90th Percentile £396 £454 £388
East of England median daily rate £375 £338 £413
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +54.55% -32.93%

Prototyping 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 1,036 1,149 916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.12% 83.26% 83.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 589 454
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £235
90th Percentile £588 £545 £534
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 111 84
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.67% +4.17% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.00 £13.58
90th Percentile £49.00 £49.75 £46.98
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year -42.15% +12.04% +12.50%

Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Prototyping in Cambridgeshire

Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Prototyping in Cambridgeshire

Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prototyping in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prototyping in Cambridgeshire

Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Prototyping in Cambridgeshire

Prototyping
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 Prototyping within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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 -9 11 £369 +13.46% 14
Prototyping
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Prototyping 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 Prototyping.

1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Budget Control
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Taxonomies
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) FPGA Design
4 2 (18.18%) ASIC
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Verilog
4 2 (18.18%) IC Design
5 1 (9.09%) VHDL
5 1 (9.09%) Industrial Design
5 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
5 1 (9.09%) Biotechnology
5 1 (9.09%) Life Science
5 1 (9.09%) QMS
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) HTML

Prototyping
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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) 802.11
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (9.09%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) ASIC Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
2 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Taxonomies
3 2 (18.18%) ASIC
3 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (18.18%) Verilog
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Biotechnology
4 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Budget Control
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) FPGA Design
3 2 (18.18%) IC Design
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Industrial Design
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 13485
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe