The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 154 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 51 106 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 1.49% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.96% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 84 86
Average daily rate
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£461 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £349 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £593 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
-5.16% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +10.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4462 5414 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.65% 76.20% 74.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 4055 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 95 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.30 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Use Case
London

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Use Case
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Use Case Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 21 (21.21%) UML
3 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.17%) Banking
4 17 (17.17%) Finance
5 16 (16.16%) SQL
6 15 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (14.14%) Degree
8 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
9 12 (12.12%) Investment Banking
9 12 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.10%) Scrum
10 10 (10.10%) Data Analysis
10 10 (10.10%) Requirements Management
10 10 (10.10%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (10.10%) Workflow
11 9 (9.09%) Project Management
11 9 (9.09%) ITIL
11 9 (9.09%) Windows
11 9 (9.09%) VMware
11 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (9.09%) User Stories
12 8 (8.08%) XenApp
12 8 (8.08%) XenDesktop
12 8 (8.08%) Retail
12 8 (8.08%) XML
12 8 (8.08%) Citrix
12 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
13 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
13 7 (7.07%) Microsoft

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Drupal
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Office
4 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.01%) InDesign
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Loan IQ
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Firewall
1 4 (4.04%) Network Security
2 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.02%) OLAP
4 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.03%) Selenium
3 2 (2.02%) Subversion
3 2 (2.02%) Maven
3 2 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.02%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.01%) JMeter
4 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.01%) NUnit
4 1 (1.01%) JUnit
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.01%) Toad
4 1 (1.01%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.01%) RequisitePro
4 1 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.01%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
1 17 (17.17%) Banking
2 12 (12.12%) Investment Banking
3 8 (8.08%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Billing
4 5 (5.05%) Front Office
4 5 (5.05%) Back Office
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.04%) Marketing
6 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Military
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Local Government
7 1 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (71.72%) Analyst
2 58 (58.59%) Business Analyst
3 8 (8.08%) Developer
4 6 (6.06%) Architect
5 5 (5.05%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (5.05%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.03%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.03%) Sybase Developer
7 3 (3.03%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (3.03%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 2 (2.02%) Designer
8 2 (2.02%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) XML
2 6 (6.06%) Web Services
2 6 (6.06%) HTML
3 5 (5.05%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) CSS
4 3 (3.03%) JSON
5 2 (2.02%) MDX
5 2 (2.02%) Ajax
5 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.02%) WPF
5 2 (2.02%) jQuery
5 2 (2.02%) XSLT
6 1 (1.01%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.01%) XHTML
6 1 (1.01%) JMS
6 1 (1.01%) CGI
6 1 (1.01%) XBRL
6 1 (1.01%) Middleware
6 1 (1.01%) FIXML
6 1 (1.01%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (5.05%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.04%) Derivative
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.02%) CMDB
5 2 (2.02%) Social Media
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.02%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.02%) Equities
6 1 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.01%) W3C
6 1 (1.01%) Firmware
6 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 21 (21.21%) UML
3 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
6 12 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.10%) Scrum
7 10 (10.10%) Workflow
7 10 (10.10%) Data Analysis
7 10 (10.10%) Requirements Management
7 10 (10.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (9.09%) ITIL
8 9 (9.09%) Project Management
8 9 (9.09%) User Stories
9 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.06%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.06%) Change Management
9 6 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.05%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 4 (4.04%) T-SQL
2 4 (4.04%) C#
3 3 (3.03%) Java
3 3 (3.03%) VBA
4 2 (2.02%) XAML
4 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.02%) C
4 2 (2.02%) VB
5 1 (1.01%) VBScript
5 1 (1.01%) PHP
5 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.01%) VB6
5 1 (1.01%) Ruby
5 1 (1.01%) XPath
5 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) ISEB
5 2 (2.02%) CBAP
5 2 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.01%) MBA
6 1 (1.01%) CITP
6 1 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.01%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.01%) EMIR
2 1 (1.01%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.01%) COREP
2 1 (1.01%) FINREP
2 1 (1.01%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.08%) XenApp
2 8 (8.08%) XenDesktop
3 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.02%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) VMware
2 8 (8.08%) Citrix
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle
5 4 (4.04%) Sybase
5 4 (4.04%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.02%) BI-SAM
6 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.02%) FactSet
6 2 (2.02%) Fidessa
6 2 (2.02%) HP
6 2 (2.02%) Adobe
6 2 (2.02%) StatPro
6 2 (2.02%) Remedy
7 1 (1.01%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.01%) Sony
7 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
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Salt
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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MBA Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.26 - £23.98 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 21 days ago