The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 52 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Use Case 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 1.08% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £368 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.78 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% +4.93%
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
384 328 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 76.95% 71.00% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 212 125
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 29
Average hourly rate £52.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.58 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) RAD
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Logistics
4 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Postgraduate
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Biology
5 2 (28.57%) Life Science
5 2 (28.57%) Django
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Biology
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) RAD
3 3 (42.86%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Postgraduate
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
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