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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 152 165 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -50
Contract jobs citing Use Case 51 35 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 0.60% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.78% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 92
Average daily rate
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£425 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £303 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £21.62 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.91%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4348 4497 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.24% 77.31% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3333 4204
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 71
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £36.50 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 40 (39.22%) Business Analysis
2 37 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.33%) Finance
4 26 (25.49%) Banking
4 26 (25.49%) UML
4 26 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (20.59%) User Stories
5 21 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (16.67%) SQL
6 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 16 (15.69%) Scrum
8 15 (14.71%) QA
9 14 (13.73%) Data Modelling
10 13 (12.75%) Workflow
11 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.78%) Project Management
12 11 (10.78%) Investment Banking
13 10 (9.80%) Fixed Income
13 10 (9.80%) Time Management
14 9 (8.82%) Back Office
14 9 (8.82%) RUP
14 9 (8.82%) SharePoint
15 8 (7.84%) Java
15 8 (7.84%) Front Office
15 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (7.84%) SWIFT
16 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
16 7 (6.86%) Retail
16 7 (6.86%) BPMN
16 7 (6.86%) Test Scripting

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.98%) Node.js
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.96%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.96%) MS Office
4 1 (0.98%) InDesign
4 1 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) SunGard Martini
2 3 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.98%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) PSTN
2 3 (2.94%) LDAP
2 3 (2.94%) 4G
2 3 (2.94%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (2.94%) 3G
2 3 (2.94%) SS7
2 3 (2.94%) TCAP
2 3 (2.94%) ISUP
2 3 (2.94%) SCCP
2 3 (2.94%) INAP
2 3 (2.94%) 2G
3 2 (1.96%) GSM
4 1 (0.98%) HTTP
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.98%) Intranet
4 1 (0.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) Extranet
4 1 (0.98%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) Big Data
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.98%) HBase
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL
5 1 (0.98%) Impala
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.98%) QlikView
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) JIRA
1 4 (3.92%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.96%) Selenium
2 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.96%) VisualAge
2 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (1.96%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.96%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (0.98%) JMeter
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
3 1 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.98%) Gradle
3 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.98%) Calabash
General
1 34 (33.33%) Finance
2 26 (25.49%) Banking
3 11 (10.78%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.82%) Back Office
5 8 (7.84%) Front Office
6 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
6 7 (6.86%) Retail
7 5 (4.90%) Retail Banking
7 5 (4.90%) Advertising
8 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.96%) Legal
9 2 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.96%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.96%) Marketing
10 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (67.65%) Analyst
2 57 (55.88%) Business Analyst
3 9 (8.82%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 7 (6.86%) Architect
4 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (6.86%) Developer
5 6 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
5 6 (5.88%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Consultant
7 4 (3.92%) Test Leader
7 4 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.94%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (1.96%) Database Analyst
9 2 (1.96%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (1.96%) Systems Architect
9 2 (1.96%) Test Manager
9 2 (1.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) SOAP
2 6 (5.88%) HTML
2 6 (5.88%) .NET
3 4 (3.92%) CSS
3 4 (3.92%) XML
3 4 (3.92%) REST
4 3 (2.94%) Spring
4 3 (2.94%) JSON
4 3 (2.94%) jQuery
4 3 (2.94%) Web Services
5 2 (1.96%) JSP
5 2 (1.96%) Servlets
5 2 (1.96%) J2EE
5 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.96%) EJB
5 2 (1.96%) XSD
5 2 (1.96%) DOM
5 2 (1.96%) XSL
5 2 (1.96%) J2ME
5 2 (1.96%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 8 (7.84%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.94%) Life Science
5 2 (1.96%) Derivative
5 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Economics
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.98%) IPTV
6 1 (0.98%) BBC
6 1 (0.98%) PMI
6 1 (0.98%) EFT
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Android
3 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Business Analysis
2 37 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.49%) UML
4 21 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (20.59%) User Stories
5 16 (15.69%) Scrum
6 14 (13.73%) Data Modelling
7 13 (12.75%) Workflow
8 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.78%) Project Management
10 10 (9.80%) Time Management
11 9 (8.82%) RUP
12 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.86%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.86%) OO
13 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
13 7 (6.86%) BPMN
13 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
14 6 (5.88%) Migration
14 6 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) Java
3 5 (4.90%) C
3 5 (4.90%) C#
4 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.98%) Ruby
6 1 (0.98%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) ISEB
3 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) IIBA
5 1 (0.98%) CBAP
5 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) CISSP
5 1 (0.98%) PMP
5 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.98%) ACCA
5 1 (0.98%) CISM
5 1 (0.98%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.98%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) SCCM
1 2 (1.96%) SCOM
1 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.98%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) Guidewire
3 4 (3.92%) Calypso
3 4 (3.92%) SunGard
4 3 (2.94%) HP
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle
4 3 (2.94%) Remedy
4 3 (2.94%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.96%) Nintex
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) Siebel
5 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) McAfee
6 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Adobe
6 1 (0.98%) Dell
6 1 (0.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.98%) BMC
6 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago