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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 41 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.07% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.35 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -7.11%
Use Case
Cambridgeshire

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
314 241 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.18% 77.00% 69.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 151 103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £210 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Process Management
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) iPad
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Facebook
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Biology
3 1 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Process Management
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter