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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 40 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Contract jobs citing Use Case 49 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.48% 0.53% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 0.67% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 4 5
Average daily rate £475 £360 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% +19.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £222 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £443 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -5.18%
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
1148 1040 881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.48% 79.27% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 577 449
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 54 (78.26%) UML
2 46 (66.67%) BPMN
3 43 (62.32%) Java
4 41 (59.42%) Data Modelling
5 40 (57.97%) JBoss
6 39 (56.52%) OO
7 38 (55.07%) Oracle
8 37 (53.62%) SOA
8 37 (53.62%) JSF
9 36 (52.17%) JPA
10 35 (50.72%) Apache CXF
11 31 (44.93%) Hibernate
12 29 (42.03%) Logical Data Model
13 26 (37.68%) RichFaces
14 24 (34.78%) Drools
14 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
15 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (24.64%) Oracle BPM
17 13 (18.84%) Data Migration
17 13 (18.84%) Migration
18 12 (17.39%) MS Visio
18 12 (17.39%) User Stories
19 11 (15.94%) Workflow
20 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
20 10 (14.49%) Process Management
20 10 (14.49%) Content Management
20 10 (14.49%) Document Management
20 10 (14.49%) CRM
21 8 (11.59%) Project Governance
22 7 (10.14%) Web Services

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 40 (57.97%) JBoss
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.70%) MS Project
3 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) JProfiler
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Law
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Architect
2 27 (39.13%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (31.88%) Analyst
4 20 (28.99%) Business Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Java Architect
5 10 (14.49%) Java Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Applications Architect
6 8 (11.59%) UML Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) UML Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Lead Architect
8 5 (7.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.25%) SOA Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Consultant
10 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) JSF
2 36 (52.17%) JPA
3 35 (50.72%) Apache CXF
4 31 (44.93%) Hibernate
5 26 (37.68%) RichFaces
6 24 (34.78%) Drools
7 7 (10.14%) Web Services
8 5 (7.25%) Apache OpenJPA
9 2 (2.90%) Java EE
10 1 (1.45%) CGI
10 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (78.26%) UML
2 46 (66.67%) BPMN
3 41 (59.42%) Data Modelling
4 39 (56.52%) OO
5 37 (53.62%) SOA
6 29 (42.03%) Logical Data Model
7 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (18.84%) Data Migration
8 13 (18.84%) Migration
9 12 (17.39%) User Stories
10 11 (15.94%) Workflow
11 10 (14.49%) Content Management
11 10 (14.49%) CRM
11 10 (14.49%) Document Management
11 10 (14.49%) Process Management
11 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (11.59%) Project Governance
13 7 (10.14%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) IIBA
2 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.90%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Oracle
2 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.90%) Splunk
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