The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 23 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.78% - 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £270 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Use Case
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 44 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 80.47% 80.00% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 34 57
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £89 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast 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 Belfast

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Use Case
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing