Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Regular Expression skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regular Expression over the 6 months to 24 February 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.

Regular Expressions (Regex)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 - 87
Rank change year-on-year - +87 -
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.24% - 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £240 - -
East of England median daily rate £240 £460 -
% change year-on-year -47.83% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Regular Expression is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 371 371 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.47% 34.93% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 175 278
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £380 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £269 £229 £305
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 16
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.73% -65.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £28.45 £15.35 £32.43
90th Percentile £91.00 £44.50 £65.00
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +3.31%

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 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 - 2 £218 -
Regular Expression
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) AWK
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) R
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Pattern Matching
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree

Regular Expression
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 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Pattern Matching
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) AWK
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) R
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree