Period
to 7 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 7 December 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 506 368 521
Rank change year-on-year -138 +153 +94
Contract jobs citing Cadence 74 21 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 17 16
10th Percentile £440 £400 £269
25th Percentile £500 £461 £452
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £498
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +0.50% -5.24%
75th Percentile £675 £610 £625
90th Percentile £700 £725 £686
England median daily rate £550 £508 £495
% change year-on-year +8.37% +2.53% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £53.75 - £10.00
England median hourly rate £53.75 - £51.75

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14,061 6,443 13,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.93% 39.59% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,708 4,402 9,510
10th Percentile £331 £300 £263
25th Percentile £450 £400 £383
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £700 £675
England median daily rate £503 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +6.91% +4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 59 244
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.75 £12.46
25th Percentile £17.81 £17.95 £16.08
Median hourly rate £24.18 £24.25 £20.25
Median % change year-on-year -0.29% +19.75% +8.29%
75th Percentile £45.54 £40.38 £28.19
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.95 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.20 £23.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -16.52% +22.99% +8.16%

Cadence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cadence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cadence in London

Cadence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cadence in London.

Daily rate trend for Cadence in London

Cadence
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cadence in London over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cadence in London

Cadence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cadence in London.

Hourly rate trend for Cadence in London

Cadence
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cadence within the London region over the 6 months to 7 December 2021. 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
West London -15 10 £350 -32.04% 4
Central London -46 5 £410 -13.23% 6
Cadence
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Cadence.

1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Social Skills
3 21 (28.38%) Finance
4 18 (24.32%) Marketing
5 17 (22.97%) Scrum
5 17 (22.97%) Public Sector
6 15 (20.27%) Project Management
7 14 (18.92%) Degree
7 14 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (18.92%) DevOps
7 14 (18.92%) Software Delivery
7 14 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (17.57%) Decision-Making
8 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (16.22%) Kubernetes
9 12 (16.22%) Coaching
10 11 (14.86%) Terraform
10 11 (14.86%) Azure
10 11 (14.86%) AWS
10 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.86%) Banking
10 11 (14.86%) PMP
11 10 (13.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
11 10 (13.51%) Microservices
11 10 (13.51%) Cloud Native
12 9 (12.16%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (12.16%) Performance Management
12 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared

Cadence
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (12.16%) CMS
2 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) AWS
1 11 (14.86%) Azure
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (5.41%) Power Platform
3 3 (4.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (4.05%) Datadog
3 3 (4.05%) GCP
3 3 (4.05%) GitHub
4 2 (2.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) DOCSIS
1 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.05%) Redis
2 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.70%) Metadata
2 2 (2.70%) Power BI
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.46%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) IntelliJ
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.41%) Maven
2 4 (5.41%) Selenium
2 4 (5.41%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.05%) GitLab
General
1 28 (37.84%) Social Skills
2 21 (28.38%) Finance
3 18 (24.32%) Marketing
4 17 (22.97%) Public Sector
5 11 (14.86%) Banking
6 10 (13.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
8 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
9 5 (6.76%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (5.41%) Electronics
11 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
12 1 (1.35%) Back Office
12 1 (1.35%) German Language
12 1 (1.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
12 1 (1.35%) Law
12 1 (1.35%) Publishing
12 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
12 1 (1.35%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
2 6 (8.11%) Agile Coach
2 6 (8.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 6 (8.11%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (6.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 5 (6.76%) Developer
3 5 (6.76%) Scrum Master
4 4 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (4.05%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (4.05%) Consultant
5 3 (4.05%) Coordinator
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (4.05%) Site Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Workflow Consultant
6 2 (2.70%) Analyst
6 2 (2.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (8.11%) Web Services
3 5 (6.76%) JSON
3 5 (6.76%) React
3 5 (6.76%) XML
4 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.41%) CSS
4 4 (5.41%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) Node.js
4 4 (5.41%) RESTful
4 4 (5.41%) Sass
4 4 (5.41%) Velocity
5 3 (4.05%) REST
5 3 (4.05%) Sensu
6 2 (2.70%) EDI
7 1 (1.35%) Dojo
7 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Cloud Native
2 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.70%) Interactive TV
3 2 (2.70%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (2.70%) PMI
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.70%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Equities
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.35%) Smart Home
4 1 (1.35%) Verilog
4 1 (1.35%) VHDL
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
1 3 (4.05%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) Scrum
3 15 (20.27%) Project Management
4 14 (18.92%) DevOps
4 14 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (18.92%) Software Delivery
5 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (17.57%) Decision-Making
6 12 (16.22%) Coaching
7 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.51%) Microservices
9 9 (12.16%) Collaborative Working
9 9 (12.16%) Content Management
9 9 (12.16%) Marketing Management
9 9 (12.16%) Performance Management
10 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
10 8 (10.81%) Workflow
11 7 (9.46%) Agile Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) Java
2 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.76%) Go
3 5 (6.76%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) C
4 4 (5.41%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) Rust
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
6 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) PMP
3 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.70%) MBA
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) APMP
7 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) Accessibility
3 3 (4.05%) SLA
4 2 (2.70%) PMO
5 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.35%) GMP
5 1 (1.35%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Kubernetes
2 11 (14.86%) Terraform
3 4 (5.41%) Kibana
3 4 (5.41%) logstash
4 3 (4.05%) Grafana
4 3 (4.05%) Istio
4 3 (4.05%) Nagios
4 3 (4.05%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.70%) SCCM
5 2 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) SAP
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Adobe
4 3 (4.05%) New Relic
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix
5 2 (2.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.35%) Spotify
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) Synopsys