The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 41 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.54% 3.02% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 3.93% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+51.81% -15.38%
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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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 229 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.78% 76.85% 73.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 84 114
Average daily rate £325 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 17
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £37.80 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) 4G
4 1 (12.50%) SCADA
4 1 (12.50%) IIBA
4 1 (12.50%) CBAP
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Social Media

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) 3G
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) 2G
2 1 (12.50%) MIMO
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA
2 1 (12.50%) Telematics
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) BPR
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) IIBA
3 1 (12.50%) CBAP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Mercator