The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 92 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 1.11% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.43% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 7
Median daily rate £425 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £322 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £430 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +3.52%
Use Case
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1246 1262 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.67% 77.95% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 777 588
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 52
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 4 £525 +20.00% 1
Derbyshire +2 3 £488 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 12 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) ISEB
5 4 (21.05%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Conflict Management
6 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) ISO 8583
7 2 (10.53%) Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) User Stories
8 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
8 1 (5.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
2 13 (68.42%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Product Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Conflict Management
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP