The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 63 44 70
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +26
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.59% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£391 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.64 £36.90 £32.33
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +14.15%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 442 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.62% 71.18% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 313 415
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.05% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £13.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 27 August 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 7 (46.67%) UML
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Product Management
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solvency II Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) UML
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Product Management
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Solvency II