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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 55 72 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Contract jobs citing Use Case 40 14 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.61% 0.95% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 1.19% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 26
Average daily rate £450 £525 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +46.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £385 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £610 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.33 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -3.50%
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
1252 1175 953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.67% 79.93% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 676 546
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 60 (66.67%) UML
2 50 (55.56%) BPMN
3 48 (53.33%) Java
4 44 (48.89%) JBoss
5 43 (47.78%) Data Modelling
6 41 (45.56%) SOA
6 41 (45.56%) JPA
7 40 (44.44%) Oracle
7 40 (44.44%) OO
7 40 (44.44%) JSF
8 38 (42.22%) Apache CXF
9 35 (38.89%) Hibernate
10 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (34.44%) Logical Data Model
11 28 (31.11%) RichFaces
12 27 (30.00%) Drools
13 25 (27.78%) Relational Database
14 18 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
14 18 (20.00%) MS Visio
15 16 (17.78%) User Stories
16 15 (16.67%) Data Migration
16 15 (16.67%) Finance
16 15 (16.67%) Migration
17 14 (15.56%) Business Analysis
18 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (12.22%) Workflow
19 11 (12.22%) Content Management
19 11 (12.22%) Document Management
19 11 (12.22%) CRM
19 11 (12.22%) Process Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 44 (48.89%) JBoss
2 9 (10.00%) CMS
3 8 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.67%) MS Project
3 4 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Lucidchart
2 1 (1.11%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (4.44%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.11%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.11%) Maven
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Law
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Advertising
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Architect
2 36 (40.00%) Analyst
3 34 (37.78%) Business Analyst
4 30 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Java Architect
5 11 (12.22%) Java Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.00%) Applications Architect
7 8 (8.89%) UML Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) UML Business Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Digital Business Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Lead Architect
10 5 (5.56%) Designer
10 5 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.56%) SOA Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Solutions Designer
12 3 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) Senior Architect
12 3 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.56%) JPA
2 40 (44.44%) JSF
3 38 (42.22%) Apache CXF
4 35 (38.89%) Hibernate
5 28 (31.11%) RichFaces
6 27 (30.00%) Drools
7 10 (11.11%) Web Services
8 6 (6.67%) Apache OpenJPA
9 3 (3.33%) Java EE
10 2 (2.22%) Spring
11 1 (1.11%) Ajax
11 1 (1.11%) Apache Flex
11 1 (1.11%) EclipseLink
11 1 (1.11%) Flash
11 1 (1.11%) jBPM
11 1 (1.11%) JMS
11 1 (1.11%) RESTful
11 1 (1.11%) TopLink
11 1 (1.11%) XML
11 1 (1.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) User Experience
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.11%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (66.67%) UML
2 50 (55.56%) BPMN
3 43 (47.78%) Data Modelling
4 41 (45.56%) SOA
5 40 (44.44%) OO
6 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (34.44%) Logical Data Model
7 16 (17.78%) User Stories
8 15 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 15 (16.67%) Migration
9 14 (15.56%) Business Analysis
10 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (12.22%) Change Management
11 11 (12.22%) Content Management
11 11 (12.22%) CRM
11 11 (12.22%) Document Management
11 11 (12.22%) Process Management
11 11 (12.22%) Workflow
12 10 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
12 10 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) IIBA
2 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.89%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (1.11%) IBM
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