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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 30 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Use Case 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% 1.31% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.57% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £405 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +24.03%

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
244 319 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.96% 83.73% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 201 152
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 15
Median hourly rate £38.88 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £27.85 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Use Case as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Veeva
3 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Anypoint
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Python

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Anypoint
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Veeva
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Rackspace