The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 32 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.72% 2.71% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 3.31% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Median daily rate £413 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +18.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +10.76%
Use Case
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 242 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.59% 82.03% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 155 275
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Use Case as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Use Case across the Bedfordshire region.

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Bedfordshire region.

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +2 1 £413 -8.33%
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Use Case 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Data Flow Diagram
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) Concur
4 4 (44.44%) Expense Management
4 4 (44.44%) Service Design
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) UML
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Automotive
7 1 (11.11%) SysML
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
7 1 (11.11%) Telematics
7 1 (11.11%) hybris

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Finance Business Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automotive Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Telematics Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) Data Flow Diagram
1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
1 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Expense Management
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Service Design
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SysML
6 1 (11.11%) UML
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Concur
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore