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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 87 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Use Case 44 49 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.63% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.24% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 21
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £268 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £34.33 - £34.33
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 - £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.60 - £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+30.60% -23.66%
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
2069 2187 1530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.91% 72.61% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1164 1237 838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 139 138
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Use Case Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015. 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 +9 28 £400 +14.28% 3
Suffolk +4 6 £500 +25.00% 1
Bedfordshire -1 6 £475 +18.01%
Hertfordshire -5 3 £363 +5.83% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - -
Use Case
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) User Stories
3 31 (42.47%) XML
4 30 (41.10%) SQL
5 28 (38.36%) Scrum
6 26 (35.62%) HTML
7 21 (28.77%) Windows
7 21 (28.77%) Linux
7 21 (28.77%) Web Services
7 21 (28.77%) TDD
8 20 (27.40%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (27.40%) Marketing
9 19 (26.03%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
11 17 (23.29%) Java
11 17 (23.29%) SOAP
11 17 (23.29%) UNIX
11 17 (23.29%) IBM
11 17 (23.29%) Content Management
11 17 (23.29%) WebSphere
12 16 (21.92%) Relational Database
12 16 (21.92%) HTML5
12 16 (21.92%) Ajax
12 16 (21.92%) TopLink
12 16 (21.92%) RUP
12 16 (21.92%) OO
12 16 (21.92%) Solaris
12 16 (21.92%) J2EE
13 15 (20.55%) Ant
13 15 (20.55%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 17 (23.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.74%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.11%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) FTP
2 3 (4.11%) DHCP
3 2 (2.74%) Broadband
3 2 (2.74%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) Telnet
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) Wireless
3 2 (2.74%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.59%) OLAP
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) DTS
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.74%) EDMS
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Ant
1 15 (20.55%) Eclipse
2 14 (19.18%) SoapUI
3 12 (16.44%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.74%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.74%) JUnit
4 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.74%) Redmine
4 2 (2.74%) Trac
General
1 20 (27.40%) Marketing
2 10 (13.70%) Retail
3 9 (12.33%) Finance
4 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
5 6 (8.22%) Legal
6 5 (6.85%) Back Office
7 2 (2.74%) Automotive
7 2 (2.74%) Banking
8 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 45 (61.64%) Analyst
2 35 (47.95%) Business Analyst
3 19 (26.03%) Developer
4 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) UML Business Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Product Owner
8 5 (6.85%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Product Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Integration Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Business Integration Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) XML
2 26 (35.62%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) Web Services
4 17 (23.29%) SOAP
5 16 (21.92%) J2EE
5 16 (21.92%) TopLink
5 16 (21.92%) Ajax
5 16 (21.92%) HTML5
6 14 (19.18%) JAX-WS
6 14 (19.18%) JAX-RS
6 14 (19.18%) XHTML
6 14 (19.18%) CSS
7 10 (13.70%) .NET
8 6 (8.22%) WCF
9 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.11%) SAP PI
10 2 (2.74%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (2.74%) jQuery
10 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) FMCG
4 3 (4.11%) Taxonomies
4 3 (4.11%) EPoS
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.37%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Windows
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) UNIX
3 16 (21.92%) Solaris
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) User Stories
3 28 (38.36%) Scrum
4 21 (28.77%) TDD
5 19 (26.03%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (23.29%) Content Management
7 16 (21.92%) OO
7 16 (21.92%) RUP
8 15 (20.55%) Validation
9 11 (15.07%) B2C
10 10 (13.70%) Change Management
10 10 (13.70%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.96%) UML
12 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.59%) SOA
12 7 (9.59%) ETL
12 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (9.59%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (9.59%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.29%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) VB
5 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.74%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) Perl
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) ISEB
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) IBM
2 8 (10.96%) SAP
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) BMC
4 3 (4.11%) Remedy
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago