The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 66 84 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Use Case 16 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 0.090% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.12% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Average daily rate
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£340 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £360 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £360 £339
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 £39.50 £36.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +13.53%
Use Case
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
900 834 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 73.41% 75.34% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 433 374
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 44
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.13 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.17% +87.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £62.85 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 9 £340 -5.55% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (31.82%) UML
1 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Validation
2 6 (27.27%) Resource Management
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) SOAP
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) AS400
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
2 19 (86.36%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Process Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Java SE
3 1 (4.55%) SWT
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) AS400
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) UML
1 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) Resource Management
2 6 (27.27%) Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cramer
3 1 (4.55%) RedPrairie
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) IBM