Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cadence products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cadence over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cadence Design Systems.

Cadence
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 253 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +261
Contract jobs citing Cadence 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.042% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
City of London median daily rate £550 £725 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.14% - -
Central London median daily rate £525 £725 -
% change year-on-year -27.59% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Cadence is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,733 2,763 2,832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.31% 38.33% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,051 2,086 2,108
City of London median daily rate £480 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £276
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 46
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +9.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.88 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year +3.89% -2.44% +5.43%

Cadence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cadence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cadence in the City of London

Cadence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cadence in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cadence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cadence 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cadence.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (61.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 7 (53.85%) REST
5 7 (53.85%) Microservices
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) .NET
6 6 (46.15%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) Software Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) User Stories
7 5 (38.46%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (38.46%) QA
7 5 (38.46%) Banking
7 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
8 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (30.77%) Spring
8 4 (30.77%) Maven
8 4 (30.77%) Retail
8 4 (30.77%) JSON
8 4 (30.77%) Selenium
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) Tandem

Cadence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Gradle
1 4 (30.77%) IntelliJ
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) JMeter
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) NeoLoad
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
2 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 3 (23.08%) React Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Principal Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Release Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Release Train Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) JMS
3 4 (30.77%) JPA
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 4 (30.77%) Sass
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Spring Batch
3 4 (30.77%) Spring Boot
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
4 3 (23.08%) React
4 3 (23.08%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (30.77%) Equities
2 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
2 4 (30.77%) Tandem
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 7 (53.85%) Microservices
6 6 (46.15%) Software Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) User Stories
7 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
7 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (30.77%) BDD
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) DevOps
8 4 (30.77%) Process Management
8 4 (30.77%) UML
9 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Kibana
1 4 (30.77%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Yardi