The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank - 17 19
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 4.82% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.78% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £544 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.67%
Use Case
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 59 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 85.87% 71.08% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 38
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim