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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 93 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Use Case 19 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 1.07% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.39% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 8
Median daily rate £438 £406 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +22.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +10.76%
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
1560 1938 1979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.39% 77.00% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 1046 1031
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 87 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.90 £27.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +11.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.12 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +9 7 £444 -
Reading +1 5 £475 +11.76% 1
Newbury +6 1 £500 +42.85%
Wokingham - 1 £475 - 1
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 15 (33.33%) Java
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (31.11%) Finance
3 12 (26.67%) XML
4 11 (24.44%) Data Modelling
4 11 (24.44%) CRM
4 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
5 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (20.00%) UML
6 7 (15.56%) SOAP
6 7 (15.56%) SQL
6 7 (15.56%) .NET
6 7 (15.56%) MS Project
6 7 (15.56%) Workflow
6 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.56%) Marketing
6 7 (15.56%) Functional Testing
7 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Time Management
7 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.33%) HTML
7 6 (13.33%) Unix
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) SOA

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 1 (2.22%) Confluence
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Project
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
1 3 (6.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
1 1 (2.22%) SNMP
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) TestRail
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Analyst
2 25 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Integration Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Business Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Online Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Salesforce Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) SIEM Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Integration Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 7 (15.56%) SOAP
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Camel
5 2 (4.44%) J2EE
5 2 (4.44%) OSGi
6 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) Life Science
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
1 11 (24.44%) CRM
1 11 (24.44%) Data Modelling
2 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (20.00%) UML
3 7 (15.56%) Functional Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Workflow
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Time Management
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) SOA
5 5 (11.11%) User Stories
6 4 (8.89%) Information Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
2 2 (4.44%) MCSA
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Pardot
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk