The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 18 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 57 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Use Case 13 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.39% 0.47% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.68% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
Average daily rate £405 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 440 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.99% 68.86% 66.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 283 439
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.61 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Use Case
South West

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (57.89%) UML
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) MODAF
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
4 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) BPMN
4 5 (26.32%) RedPrairie
5 4 (21.05%) Product Management
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.26%) HP

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (5.26%) TPMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) UML
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) MODAF
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
4 5 (26.32%) Matrix Management
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) BPMN
5 4 (21.05%) Product Management
5 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
1 5 (26.32%) RedPrairie
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) WSO2