The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 27 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Use Case 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.64% 3.42% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 3.85% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£550 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 - £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 - £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.64 £36.90
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.70%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 104 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 84.70% 88.89% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 51 129
Average daily rate £475 £466 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (50.00%) UML
1 6 (50.00%) RUP
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) BPMN
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Softphone
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
2 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) UML
1 6 (50.00%) RUP
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) BPMN
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM