The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 89 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Use Case 32 46 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 1.90% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.75% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 28
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.40% +4.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1770 1674 2066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.57% 69.00% 65.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 730 800
Average daily rate £375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 54
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £49.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +8 10 £450 +28.57% 2
Newbury +3 4 £300 -29.41%
Bracknell +3 2 - -
Reading -7 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case.

1 43 (46.24%) UML
2 42 (45.16%) CRM
3 34 (36.56%) Telecoms
4 32 (34.41%) Finance
5 24 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
5 24 (25.81%) Oracle
6 23 (24.73%) Business Analysis
7 15 (16.13%) Marketing
8 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (12.90%) Billing
10 11 (11.83%) .NET
10 11 (11.83%) Siebel
11 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (9.68%) eTOM
12 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
13 8 (8.60%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (7.53%) Data Mapping
15 6 (6.45%) BPR
15 6 (6.45%) ITIL
15 6 (6.45%) Data Modelling
15 6 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
16 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
16 5 (5.38%) Migration
16 5 (5.38%) Validation
16 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
16 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
16 5 (5.38%) Dimensional Modelling
17 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.15%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) 3GPP
1 3 (3.23%) LTE
2 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.15%) 4G
2 2 (2.15%) WAN
2 2 (2.15%) VoLTE
3 1 (1.08%) FTP
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.08%) IPv6
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) MGCP
3 1 (1.08%) Q.931
3 1 (1.08%) QSIG
3 1 (1.08%) H.323
3 1 (1.08%) Wireless
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.08%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.08%) HSPA
3 1 (1.08%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.08%) QlikView
3 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) PVCS
1 1 (1.08%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.08%) Maven
1 1 (1.08%) StarTeam
General
1 34 (36.56%) Telecoms
2 32 (34.41%) Finance
3 15 (16.13%) Marketing
4 12 (12.90%) Billing
5 3 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (65.59%) Analyst
2 55 (59.14%) Business Analyst
3 21 (22.58%) Architect
4 15 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.83%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (10.75%) BSS Architect
6 10 (10.75%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Lead Business Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Designer
9 5 (5.38%) CRM Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Data Architect
11 3 (3.23%) Siebel Business Analyst
12 2 (2.15%) Business Architect
12 2 (2.15%) TIBCO Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.23%) ODBC
4 2 (2.15%) XML
5 1 (1.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.08%) Java EE
5 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.08%) Middleware
5 1 (1.08%) Spring
5 1 (1.08%) XMPP
5 1 (1.08%) J2EE
5 1 (1.08%) JDBC
5 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.23%) Replication
1 3 (3.23%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.15%) Statistics
2 2 (2.15%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.08%) Open Source
3 1 (1.08%) Social Media
3 1 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.08%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.24%) UML
2 42 (45.16%) CRM
3 24 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (24.73%) Business Analysis
5 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.68%) eTOM
8 7 (7.53%) Data Mapping
8 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.45%) BPR
9 6 (6.45%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.45%) ITIL
9 6 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.38%) Validation
10 5 (5.38%) Migration
10 5 (5.38%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.30%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) Java
1 3 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) C#
3 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) ISEB
1 3 (3.23%) CBAP
2 2 (2.15%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) CCIE
3 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) PMP
3 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.08%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.30%) QA
3 3 (3.23%) TickIT
4 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Siebel
3 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.30%) Informatica
5 3 (3.23%) IBM
5 3 (3.23%) SAP
5 3 (3.23%) Cognos
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.08%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.08%) Teradata
7 1 (1.08%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.08%) Agilent
7 1 (1.08%) Tableau
7 1 (1.08%) Verint
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco
7 1 (1.08%) Borland
Slough, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
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