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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 628 611
Rank change year-on-year +50 -17  
Contract jobs citing Cadence 12 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.041% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £596 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £320 £450
% change year-on-year +7.81% -28.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.63 - £24.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

Cadence is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18909 22038 22917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.93% 44.49% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11574 13847 13713
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 637 729 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Cadence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Cadence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cadence in England

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cadence in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cadence in England

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cadence in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cadence in England

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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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 7 £550 -26.66% 11
North East +68 3 £340 -4.89%
South East - 2 £500 - 6
Cadence
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cadence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Cadence.

1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) User Stories
3 4 (18.18%) PMO
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
4 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Electronics
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.64%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) Kafka
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark

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 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
1 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) PMO Lead
5 2 (9.09%) Project Planner
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.55%) HR Manager
6 1 (4.55%) PMO Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Kafka
1 3 (13.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) AS400
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) iSeries
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) User Stories
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PMO
2 2 (9.09%) MiFID
3 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) HDFS
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Avaya
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.55%) StatPro
2 1 (4.55%) Workday