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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 90 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Contract jobs citing Use Case 41 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.64% 0.77% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.98% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 27
Median daily rate £360 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £355 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £535 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £30.50 £164.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.40% +355.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £164.00 £35.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £164.00 £45.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +12.67%
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
1991 2356 2253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.77% 78.85% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1425 1283
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 160 159
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Bedfordshire +10 10 £425 -10.52% 2
Cambridgeshire +23 9 £338 - 2
Norfolk - 9 £363 -
Essex +5 7 £255 -36.25% 4
Suffolk -1 4 - -
Hertfordshire +17 3 £475 +35.71%
Use Case
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 37 (50.68%) Business Analysis
2 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Data Modelling
3 22 (30.14%) Project Management
4 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (23.29%) CRM
5 17 (23.29%) Migration
6 16 (21.92%) CMS
7 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
8 13 (17.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (16.44%) Scrum
9 12 (16.44%) Finance
9 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
9 12 (16.44%) ISEB
9 12 (16.44%) Mobile App
10 11 (15.07%) User Stories
10 11 (15.07%) Web Services
10 11 (15.07%) JIRA
10 11 (15.07%) Dynamics CRM
10 11 (15.07%) Degree
11 10 (13.70%) Automated Testing
11 10 (13.70%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (13.70%) SAP
11 10 (13.70%) SOAP
11 10 (13.70%) Java
11 10 (13.70%) ETL
11 10 (13.70%) ERP
11 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
11 10 (13.70%) Siebel

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

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.92%) CMS
2 5 (6.85%) Drupal
3 4 (5.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
2 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Maximo
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (13.70%) Heroku
2 9 (12.33%) Force.com
3 3 (4.11%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) WebEx
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.48%) MS Access
3 2 (2.74%) DB2
3 2 (2.74%) GIS
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.11%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 5 (6.85%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Publishing
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Analyst
2 49 (67.12%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 8 (10.96%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Data Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) CMS Business Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Finance Business Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
2 10 (13.70%) RESTful
2 10 (13.70%) SOAP
2 10 (13.70%) Visualforce
3 9 (12.33%) COM
4 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.44%) Mobile App
3 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (12.33%) Data Structures
4 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
5 7 (9.59%) Mainframe
6 4 (5.48%) User Experience
7 3 (4.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Android
1 10 (13.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Business Analysis
2 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Data Modelling
3 22 (30.14%) Project Management
4 17 (23.29%) CRM
4 17 (23.29%) Migration
5 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
6 13 (17.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.44%) Scrum
8 11 (15.07%) User Stories
9 10 (13.70%) Automated Testing
9 10 (13.70%) ERP
9 10 (13.70%) ETL
9 10 (13.70%) Prototyping
10 9 (12.33%) Data Flow Diagram
10 9 (12.33%) Project Planning
11 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.96%) Presales
11 8 (10.96%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) Apex Code
1 10 (13.70%) Java
1 10 (13.70%) SOQL
2 7 (9.59%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) COBOL
4 4 (5.48%) C
5 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) ISEB
2 11 (15.07%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) CBAP
3 3 (4.11%) CISM
3 3 (4.11%) CISSP
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (13.70%) SAP
2 10 (13.70%) Siebel
3 4 (5.48%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Varonis
5 2 (2.74%) Concur
6 1 (1.37%) BMC
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Facebook
6 1 (1.37%) hybris
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) Twitter