The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 61 51 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing Use Case 10 45 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.23% 3.07% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 3.68% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 4
Median daily rate £400 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £600 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% +23.07%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
685 1222 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.36% 83.36% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 642 619
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 11 (42.31%) UML
2 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 10 (38.46%) BPMN
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Law
4 6 (23.08%) Process Management
4 6 (23.08%) VBA
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Python
4 6 (23.08%) SIEM
4 6 (23.08%) User Stories
5 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
5 5 (19.23%) Apache CXF
5 5 (19.23%) JPA
5 5 (19.23%) RichFaces
5 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
5 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) JSF
6 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Database Security
6 4 (15.38%) Big Data

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Database Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Splunk Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Apache CXF
1 5 (19.23%) JPA
1 5 (19.23%) JSF
1 5 (19.23%) RichFaces
2 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Apache OpenJPA
3 2 (7.69%) Drools
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) React
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) UML
2 10 (38.46%) BPMN
2 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 6 (23.08%) Process Management
3 6 (23.08%) SIEM
3 6 (23.08%) User Stories
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Database Security
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.54%) Threat Detection
6 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Perl
1 6 (23.08%) Python
1 6 (23.08%) VBA
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) ES6
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CEH
1 3 (11.54%) CISM
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
1 3 (11.54%) GIAC
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.85%) MapR
4 1 (3.85%) SAP