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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 29 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.92% 1.89% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.12% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £450 £438 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +19.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +24.03%

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
247 283 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.15% 88.99% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 196 260
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +111.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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
Luton +9 4 £450 +2.85% 1
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) Prototyping
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Data Flow Diagram
5 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) DSDM
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automotive Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Telematics Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Infotainment
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) Prototyping
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) DSDM
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Concur
1 1 (9.09%) IBM