Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Defect Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Defect Management over the 6 months to 18 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.

Defect Management
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 30 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing Defect Management 21 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 6.52% 2.35% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 2.99% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 4
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £275 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +17.02% -32.86%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £208
90th Percentile £383 £295 £250
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

Defect Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 276 167 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 85.71% 78.40% 69.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 95 78
Peterborough median daily rate £365 £340 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £214 £213 £171
90th Percentile £500 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 24
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +37.25% +2.82%
10th Percentile £10.23 £12.70 £8.75
90th Percentile £27.25 £46.40 £34.12
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -25.33% +15.38%

Defect Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings citing Defect Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Management in Peterborough

Defect Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Defect Management in Peterborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Defect Management in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Defect Management 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Defect Management.

1 19 (90.48%) JIRA
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
3 15 (71.43%) SOAP
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) SoapUI
4 13 (61.90%) XML
4 13 (61.90%) SDLC
4 13 (61.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 11 (52.38%) API Development
5 11 (52.38%) SOA
5 11 (52.38%) Java
5 11 (52.38%) J2EE
5 11 (52.38%) JSON
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) JUnit
7 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
7 9 (42.86%) Spring
7 9 (42.86%) Maven
7 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 9 (42.86%) RESTful
7 9 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
8 8 (38.10%) jQuery
8 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
8 8 (38.10%) Kanban
8 8 (38.10%) Scrum
8 8 (38.10%) JBoss

Defect Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 8 (38.10%) JBoss
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) ATM
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) JIRA
2 15 (71.43%) SoapUI
3 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (42.86%) JUnit
3 9 (42.86%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) MSTest
4 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) UI Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Tester
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior UI Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
8 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) UAT Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) Web Services
2 15 (71.43%) SOAP
3 13 (61.90%) XML
4 11 (52.38%) J2EE
4 11 (52.38%) JSON
5 9 (42.86%) RESTful
5 9 (42.86%) Spring
6 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 13 (61.90%) SDLC
3 11 (52.38%) API Development
3 11 (52.38%) SOA
4 8 (38.10%) Kanban
4 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
4 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Client Onboarding
6 4 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Atlassian