Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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.

Defect Management
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 32 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing Defect Management 19 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 5.18% 1.72% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 2.20% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22% -35.71%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £213
90th Percentile £383 £296 £238
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £275 £288
% change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% -17.86%
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 298 182 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 81.20% 78.45% 69.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 98 89
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% -
10th Percentile £205 £213 £174
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +3.33% -2.60% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 27
Peterborough median hourly rate £12.75 £26.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.56% +123.96% -27.27%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £8.75
90th Percentile £34.48 £46.00 £20.95
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +114.29% -36.36%

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 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Defect Management 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Defect Management.

1 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) JIRA
3 15 (78.95%) SoapUI
3 15 (78.95%) SOAP
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) SDLC
5 11 (57.89%) API Development
5 11 (57.89%) JSON
5 11 (57.89%) J2EE
5 11 (57.89%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) XML
5 11 (57.89%) SOA
6 9 (47.37%) JUnit
6 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
6 9 (47.37%) Spring
6 9 (47.37%) Maven
6 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
6 9 (47.37%) RESTful
7 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (42.11%) Kanban
7 8 (42.11%) jQuery
7 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
7 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle
7 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
7 8 (42.11%) SQL

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 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (36.84%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) ATM
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) JIRA
2 15 (78.95%) SoapUI
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) JUnit
3 9 (47.37%) Maven
4 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) UI Developer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) UAT Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 15 (78.95%) SOAP
3 11 (57.89%) J2EE
3 11 (57.89%) JSON
3 11 (57.89%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) RESTful
4 9 (47.37%) Spring
5 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) SDLC
3 11 (57.89%) API Development
3 11 (57.89%) SOA
4 8 (42.11%) Kanban
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
4 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Client Onboarding
6 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Atlassian