The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 93 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Use Case 34 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 1.33% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.82% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 12
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£400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.37% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £348 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £534 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Use Case
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1818 1926 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.36% 73.20% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 971 634
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 68
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Maidenhead +22 13 £287 -
Reading +4 2 £475 -9.52%
Bracknell +2 2 - -
Slough -7 1 - - 2
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
3 13 (24.53%) eTOM
4 12 (22.64%) Degree
4 12 (22.64%) MS Office
4 12 (22.64%) ITIL
4 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
5 11 (20.75%) UML
5 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
5 11 (20.75%) MS Visio
5 11 (20.75%) Analytics
6 10 (18.87%) Windows
6 10 (18.87%) Billing
7 8 (15.09%) MVNO
8 7 (13.21%) SOA
8 7 (13.21%) CRM
9 6 (11.32%) ISEB
9 6 (11.32%) EFT
9 6 (11.32%) OpenStack
9 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
9 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
9 6 (11.32%) vSphere
10 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (9.43%) Lync
10 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (9.43%) DevOps
10 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
10 5 (9.43%) HP

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (11.32%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.43%) Lync
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Office
2 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) MVNO
2 2 (3.77%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.87%) Billing
3 5 (9.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Finance
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 18 (33.96%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Architect
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Writer
5 8 (15.09%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) UML Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) BSS Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Business Process Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Process Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Product Owner
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Lead Business Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) OSS Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Designer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.77%) SOAP
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) JMS
3 1 (1.89%) WSDL
3 1 (1.89%) Ajax
3 1 (1.89%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) EFT
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
2 13 (24.53%) eTOM
3 12 (22.64%) ITIL
3 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
4 11 (20.75%) UML
4 11 (20.75%) Analytics
5 7 (13.21%) SOA
5 7 (13.21%) CRM
6 5 (9.43%) DevOps
6 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
7 4 (7.55%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.66%) User Stories
9 2 (3.77%) BPR
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Service Management
9 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) C++
2 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) ISEB
3 3 (5.66%) CBAP
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) HP
2 2 (3.77%) ATG
2 2 (3.77%) Demandware
2 2 (3.77%) hybris
3 1 (1.89%) Pega
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago