The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 58 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.38% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £280 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -1.53%
Use Case
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
573 508 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.51% 76.97% 71.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 318 304
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.01 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (45.45%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) ABAP
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) SAP WM
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) Syclo
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) WFM
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) Casewise
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) CTI
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Management Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Architect
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP WM Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) EJB
1 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) JDBC
1 1 (9.09%) JMS
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Struts
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Application Rationalisation
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) WFM
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) ABAP
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Syclo
2 1 (9.09%) Casewise