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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 64 76 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Contract jobs citing Use Case 17 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.01% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.22% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 22
Median daily rate £350 £450 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £385 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £525 £500
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 £42.50 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Use Case
Scotland

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
849 1394 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.78% 82.44% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 745 538
Median daily rate £388 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Finance
3 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 10 (28.57%) UML
4 10 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 10 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 9 (25.71%) User Experience
5 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.86%) CMS
6 8 (22.86%) Change Management
6 8 (22.86%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (22.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (22.86%) Sitecore
7 7 (20.00%) Node.js
7 7 (20.00%) ES6
7 7 (20.00%) Isomorphic Development
7 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (17.14%) BPMN
8 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
8 6 (17.14%) Migration
8 6 (17.14%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) React
8 6 (17.14%) User Stories
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) Process Management
9 5 (14.29%) Validation
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Content Management
10 4 (11.43%) Document Management

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 8 (22.86%) CMS
1 8 (22.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.43%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Lucidchart
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Axure RP
1 4 (11.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Law
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 19 (54.29%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Node.js
2 6 (17.14%) React
3 4 (11.43%) JPA
4 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
5 2 (5.71%) Apache CXF
5 2 (5.71%) Drools
5 2 (5.71%) EJB
5 2 (5.71%) JDBC
5 2 (5.71%) JMS
5 2 (5.71%) JSF
5 2 (5.71%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) RichFaces
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) TopLink
5 2 (5.71%) WSDL
5 2 (5.71%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) XML Schema
5 2 (5.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.71%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.86%) Interactive TV
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 10 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 10 (28.57%) UML
4 8 (22.86%) Business Process Improvement
4 8 (22.86%) Change Management
5 7 (20.00%) Isomorphic Development
5 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.14%) BPMN
6 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) User Stories
7 5 (14.29%) Process Management
7 5 (14.29%) Validation
8 4 (11.43%) Content Management
8 4 (11.43%) CRM
8 4 (11.43%) Document Management
8 4 (11.43%) SOA
8 4 (11.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) ES6
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) ECMAScript
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) AspectJ
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) CEH
2 1 (2.86%) CISM
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Sitecore
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Splunk