Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 January 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 802 795 789
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +49
Contract jobs citing Cadence 47 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.050% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 41
England median daily rate £500 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +50.00% -23.91%
10th Percentile £289 £307 £204
90th Percentile £681 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +35.71% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £50.00 - £32.50
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - £32.50

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38,243 38,996 40,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.26% 42.26% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,974 24,787 25,114
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £260 £240 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £590
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,377 1,268 1,482
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.72 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.08 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%

Cadence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cadence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cadence in England

Cadence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cadence in England

Cadence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cadence in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cadence in England

Cadence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cadence in England

Cadence
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cadence within the England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
London -3 26 £550 +12.82% 19
South East -13 7 £350 -36.36% 15
East of England - 7 - - 15
South West -26 4 £295 -46.36% 6
North West -3 1 - - 5
North of England -17 1 - - 7
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 5
Cadence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Cadence.

1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Finance
3 17 (36.17%) Scrum
4 14 (29.79%) Test Automation
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Oracle
5 12 (25.53%) TDD
6 11 (23.40%) QA
7 10 (21.28%) HTML
8 9 (19.15%) REST
8 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (19.15%) Microservices
9 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
9 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (17.02%) BDD
9 8 (17.02%) Banking
9 8 (17.02%) Selenium
10 7 (14.89%) Degree
10 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
10 7 (14.89%) Project Management
10 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
10 7 (14.89%) C#
10 7 (14.89%) .NET
10 7 (14.89%) Software Delivery
10 7 (14.89%) DevOps
10 7 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (14.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot

Cadence
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (8.51%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.13%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.13%) Primavera
2 1 (2.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
1 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
1 8 (17.02%) Selenium
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.51%) Gradle
3 4 (8.51%) IntelliJ
3 4 (8.51%) JMeter
3 4 (8.51%) Maven
3 4 (8.51%) NeoLoad
3 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) NUnit
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.26%) Front Office
5 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Automotive
6 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) IC Layout Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) RF Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Coach
6 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.38%) React Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.26%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Principal Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Release Train Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) REST
3 7 (14.89%) .NET
4 6 (12.77%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) Spring
4 6 (12.77%) Spring Batch
4 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot
5 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.64%) JPA
6 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (8.51%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (8.51%) Gherkin
6 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.51%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) JSON
6 4 (8.51%) Sass
6 4 (8.51%) XML
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.38%) React
7 3 (6.38%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Tandem
4 3 (6.38%) Equities
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.13%) Blog
6 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.13%) Life Science
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Scrum
3 14 (29.79%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.53%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (19.15%) Microservices
6 8 (17.02%) BDD
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.89%) DevOps
7 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 7 (14.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 7 (14.89%) Software Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) Kanban
8 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.77%) Power Management
8 6 (12.77%) User Stories
9 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) CRM
9 5 (10.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) C#
2 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) PMO
3 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Kibana
1 4 (8.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) JD Edwards
3 4 (8.51%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Avaya
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) Siebel
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Workday