The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 102 139 154
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +15
Contract jobs citing Use Case 51 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 0.95% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.18% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 33
Average daily rate £450 £410 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £53.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.35 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -7.11%
Use Case
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (30.61%) Finance
2 28 (28.57%) User Stories
3 24 (24.49%) Business Analysis
4 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (21.43%) User Experience
6 20 (20.41%) Project Management
7 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (17.35%) Retail
9 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (14.29%) SQL
11 13 (13.27%) UML
11 13 (13.27%) Banking
11 13 (13.27%) Degree
12 12 (12.24%) Data Modelling
13 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
13 11 (11.22%) Electronics
13 11 (11.22%) UX Design
14 10 (10.20%) Adobe Illustrator
14 10 (10.20%) Fireworks
14 10 (10.20%) MS Visio
14 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
14 10 (10.20%) Photoshop
14 10 (10.20%) Translating Business Requirements
15 9 (9.18%) MS Office
15 9 (9.18%) Windows
15 9 (9.18%) Scrum
15 9 (9.18%) Financial Institution
15 9 (9.18%) Data Management
16 8 (8.16%) BPMN

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (3.06%) Apache
1 3 (3.06%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.04%) CMS
2 2 (2.04%) SAS
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.02%) Confluence
3 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (10.20%) Fireworks
1 10 (10.20%) MS Visio
1 10 (10.20%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
3 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
4 6 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.06%) MS Project
6 2 (2.04%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (2.04%) RiskWrite
2 2 (2.04%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Force.com
1 1 (1.02%) Office 365
1 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Firewall
2 2 (2.04%) LAN
2 2 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.06%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.06%) Big Data
4 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.06%) HBase
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.04%) BigTable
5 2 (2.04%) Mahout
5 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) MySQL
5 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.04%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.02%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.02%) Gradle
3 1 (1.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.02%) RequisitePro
3 1 (1.02%) VisualAge
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 30 (30.61%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Retail
3 13 (13.27%) Banking
4 11 (11.22%) Electronics
5 9 (9.18%) Financial Institution
6 8 (8.16%) Games
6 8 (8.16%) Legal
7 5 (5.10%) Investment Banking
8 4 (4.08%) Advertising
9 3 (3.06%) Retail Banking
10 2 (2.04%) Front Office
10 2 (2.04%) Marketing
11 1 (1.02%) Automotive
11 1 (1.02%) Back Office
11 1 (1.02%) Law
11 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.02%) Publishing
11 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (58.16%) Analyst
2 47 (47.96%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) Designer
3 11 (11.22%) UX Designer
4 9 (9.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Architect
6 5 (5.10%) ArcSight Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Report Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Business IT Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) IT Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) ArcSight Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) XML
2 3 (3.06%) HTML
2 3 (3.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
3 2 (2.04%) jQuery
3 2 (2.04%) JSON
3 2 (2.04%) Spring
4 1 (1.02%) Ajax
4 1 (1.02%) Dojo
4 1 (1.02%) DOM
4 1 (1.02%) EJB
4 1 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.02%) JSP
4 1 (1.02%) MooTools
4 1 (1.02%) RESTful
4 1 (1.02%) Servlets
4 1 (1.02%) SOAP
4 1 (1.02%) XHR
4 1 (1.02%) XSD
4 1 (1.02%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) User Experience
2 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.08%) Derivative
5 3 (3.06%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (3.06%) Equities
5 3 (3.06%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.04%) BYOD
6 2 (2.04%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.04%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.02%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.02%) iPad
7 1 (1.02%) iPhone
7 1 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 5 (5.10%) Unix
4 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) User Stories
2 24 (24.49%) Business Analysis
3 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (20.41%) Project Management
5 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (13.27%) UML
8 12 (12.24%) Data Modelling
9 11 (11.22%) UX Design
10 10 (10.20%) Translating Business Requirements
11 9 (9.18%) Data Management
11 9 (9.18%) Scrum
12 8 (8.16%) BPMN
12 8 (8.16%) Validation
13 7 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (7.14%) Waterfall
14 6 (6.12%) Analytics
14 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
14 6 (6.12%) Information Security
14 6 (6.12%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.06%) Python
5 2 (2.04%) C++
5 2 (2.04%) Perl
5 2 (2.04%) PHP
5 2 (2.04%) R
6 1 (1.02%) C
6 1 (1.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) ISEB
2 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) IIBA
5 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) Basel III
4 1 (1.02%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.04%) RSA enVision
1 2 (2.04%) RSA Security Analytics
1 2 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Citrix
3 5 (5.10%) ArcSight
3 5 (5.10%) Cyber-Ark
3 5 (5.10%) Intel Security
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) SunGard
5 2 (2.04%) Tableau
5 2 (2.04%) Teradata
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.02%) IBM
6 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
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