The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bracknell region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 33 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing Use Case 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.23% 0.97% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.39% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+172.72% +3.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 144 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 67.28% 69.90% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 52 20
Average daily rate £375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £16.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Use Case
Berkshire

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Billing
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
3 2 (22.22%) XMPP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) PBX
3 2 (22.22%) 3GPP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
3 2 (22.22%) MGCP
3 2 (22.22%) Q.931
3 2 (22.22%) QSIG
3 2 (22.22%) H.323
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) CCVP
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) LTE
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 2 (22.22%) 4G
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) PBX
1 2 (22.22%) 3GPP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) MGCP
1 2 (22.22%) Q.931
1 2 (22.22%) QSIG
1 2 (22.22%) H.323
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (22.22%) LTE
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) BSS Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Expert
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCIE
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
1 2 (22.22%) Verint