The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.86% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Use Case
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 121 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 76.72% 80.13% 52.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 88 24
Median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £42.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Rally
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Rally