The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 60 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.06% 0.84% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.00% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Median daily rate £413 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +45.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +3.52%
Use Case
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 901 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.56% 84.52% 76.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 584 344
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £324 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 34
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 4 £413 -
Knutsford +6 1 £425 -5.55%
Use Case
North West

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) UML
2 10 (58.82%) User Stories
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) Time Management
4 6 (35.29%) Kanban
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Quality Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Structures
5 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
7 3 (17.65%) ETL
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) OOP
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (11.76%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
1 13 (76.47%) Business Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) WPF Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (17.65%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) UML
2 10 (58.82%) User Stories
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Kanban
4 6 (35.29%) Quality Management
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Time Management
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Requirements Management
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) ETL
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) OOP
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Tableau
1 3 (17.65%) Talend
1 3 (17.65%) Vertica
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
Cheshire
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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