The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 108 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Use Case 28 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 1.00% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.44% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 11
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£425 £390 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £352 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2126 1672 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.71% 69.46% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 912 999
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 163 171
Average hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -7 9 £425 - 1
Cambridgeshire -9 9 £428 +17.93% 3
Hertfordshire +10 7 £361 -7.37% 5
Bedfordshire -14 3 £425 +4.29%
Suffolk - - - -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) HTML
2 21 (27.27%) SQL
3 18 (23.38%) XML
4 17 (22.08%) Oracle
5 16 (20.78%) J2EE
5 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
6 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (18.18%) Finance
6 14 (18.18%) Retail
6 14 (18.18%) Marketing
6 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (16.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (16.88%) Java
8 12 (15.58%) Windows
8 12 (15.58%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
9 11 (14.29%) Change Management
9 11 (14.29%) VB
9 11 (14.29%) .NET
9 11 (14.29%) Web Services
10 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.99%) Content Management
10 10 (12.99%) Ajax
10 10 (12.99%) User Stories
11 9 (11.69%) HTML5
11 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
11 9 (11.69%) CSS
11 9 (11.69%) RUP
11 9 (11.69%) Linux

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Office
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.60%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) Extranet
2 3 (3.90%) FTP
2 3 (3.90%) Intranet
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) Broadband
3 1 (1.30%) DHCP
3 1 (1.30%) Telnet
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
3 1 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
2 7 (9.09%) OLAP
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.49%) Essbase
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) DTS
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.30%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Ant
1 8 (10.39%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.09%) RequisitePro
3 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 5 (6.49%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.60%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.30%) ERwin
5 1 (1.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.30%) MSTest
5 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.30%) Redmine
5 1 (1.30%) Trac
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
1 14 (18.18%) Retail
1 14 (18.18%) Marketing
2 6 (7.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.19%) Back Office
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Automotive
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (76.62%) Analyst
2 47 (61.04%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.19%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Business Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Business Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.60%) IT Business Analyst
10 1 (1.30%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) HTML
2 18 (23.38%) XML
3 16 (20.78%) J2EE
4 11 (14.29%) .NET
4 11 (14.29%) Web Services
5 10 (12.99%) Ajax
6 9 (11.69%) HTML5
6 9 (11.69%) CSS
7 8 (10.39%) SOAP
7 8 (10.39%) XHTML
8 7 (9.09%) TopLink
8 7 (9.09%) JAX-WS
8 7 (9.09%) JAX-RS
8 7 (9.09%) WCF
9 3 (3.90%) Spring
9 3 (3.90%) jQuery
9 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.60%) DHTML
10 2 (2.60%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) Solaris
3 8 (10.39%) UNIX
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (15.58%) Scrum
4 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
5 11 (14.29%) Change Management
6 10 (12.99%) Content Management
6 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.99%) User Stories
7 9 (11.69%) SOA
7 9 (11.69%) RUP
8 8 (10.39%) Validation
8 8 (10.39%) TDD
8 8 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.09%) UML
9 7 (9.09%) OO
9 7 (9.09%) ETL
9 7 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) Java
4 11 (14.29%) VB
5 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.90%) C#
6 2 (2.60%) C++
6 2 (2.60%) VBScript
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.30%) FQL
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) CBAP
2 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle
2 8 (10.39%) IBM
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) Adobe
5 1 (1.30%) FatWire
5 1 (1.30%) Teradata
5 1 (1.30%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.30%) Facebook
5 1 (1.30%) Twitter
5 1 (1.30%) Vignette
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