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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 85 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing Use Case 35 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.46% 0.70% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.90% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 12
Median daily rate £450 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £366
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.52%
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
1924 1989 1890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.03% 77.42% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 1053 897
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 72 22
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £42.90 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Slough +14 13 £450 +80.00%
Reading +7 8 £513 +42.36% 2
Newbury - 3 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £475 -
Bracknell - 1 £425 -
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 19 (31.67%) Java
2 16 (26.67%) XML
3 15 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 14 (23.33%) UML
5 13 (21.67%) SQL
6 12 (20.00%) SOAP
7 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
7 11 (18.33%) Finance
7 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
8 10 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (15.00%) Unix
9 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
9 9 (15.00%) Analytics
9 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (15.00%) SoapUI
10 8 (13.33%) Big Data
10 8 (13.33%) MS Project
10 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.67%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (11.67%) .NET
11 7 (11.67%) HTML
11 7 (11.67%) Time Management
12 6 (10.00%) Marketing
13 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) Documentum
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Project
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
1 3 (5.00%) SNMP
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.33%) Big Data
3 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.67%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) TestRail
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Analyst
2 25 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Consultant
4 10 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Telecoms Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Business Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Field Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Online Business Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) OSS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) XML
2 12 (20.00%) SOAP
3 7 (11.67%) .NET
3 7 (11.67%) HTML
4 4 (6.67%) Web Services
5 3 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (3.33%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.67%) Spring
7 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Life Science
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) BYOD
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 14 (23.33%) UML
3 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
4 10 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Analytics
6 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (11.67%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (11.67%) Time Management
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.33%) CRM
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.67%) ETL
9 4 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) SOA
10 3 (5.00%) Data Management
10 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) MCTS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.67%) Netcool
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Siebel
3 2 (3.33%) HP
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.67%) BMC
4 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) Splunk
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
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