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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 51 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 1.32% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.88% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Average daily rate £363 £360 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.35 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -7.11%
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
523 425 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.14% 70.25% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 262 245
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Interwoven
2 2 (22.22%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) CMS Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Process Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) AppFabric
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Management
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Interwoven
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) Baan
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Northgate
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