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 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 82 78 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -38
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 12 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.76% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.92% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 34
Median daily rate £385 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.72% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £341 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £366
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%
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
1054 1301 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.12% 82.03% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 669 583
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 July 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 23 (46.00%) UML
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Data Modelling
4 18 (36.00%) JBoss
4 18 (36.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) Oracle
5 17 (34.00%) JPA
6 16 (32.00%) Business Analysis
7 15 (30.00%) SOA
7 15 (30.00%) Finance
8 14 (28.00%) BPMN
9 13 (26.00%) Apache CXF
9 13 (26.00%) Wireframes
9 13 (26.00%) OO
9 13 (26.00%) JSF
10 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (24.00%) Logical Data Model
11 11 (22.00%) Change Management
12 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 10 (20.00%) Drools
12 10 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
12 10 (20.00%) Process Improvement
13 9 (18.00%) RichFaces
13 9 (18.00%) User Experience
13 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
13 9 (18.00%) CMS
14 8 (16.00%) Banking
14 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (16.00%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (16.00%) Sitecore

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 18 (36.00%) JBoss
2 9 (18.00%) CMS
3 8 (16.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Lucidchart
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (8.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 25 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) Architect
4 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Digital Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Java Architect
6 6 (12.00%) Java Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Designer
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (6.00%) UML Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) JPA
2 13 (26.00%) Apache CXF
2 13 (26.00%) JSF
3 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
4 10 (20.00%) Drools
5 9 (18.00%) RichFaces
6 4 (8.00%) Web Services
7 3 (6.00%) Java EE
7 3 (6.00%) Spring
8 2 (4.00%) EJB
8 2 (4.00%) jBPM
8 2 (4.00%) JDBC
8 2 (4.00%) JMS
8 2 (4.00%) Middleware
8 2 (4.00%) RESTful
8 2 (4.00%) TopLink
8 2 (4.00%) WSDL
8 2 (4.00%) XML
8 2 (4.00%) XML Schema
8 2 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) UML
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Data Modelling
4 16 (32.00%) Business Analysis
5 15 (30.00%) SOA
6 14 (28.00%) BPMN
7 13 (26.00%) OO
7 13 (26.00%) Wireframes
8 12 (24.00%) Logical Data Model
9 11 (22.00%) Change Management
10 10 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 10 (20.00%) Process Improvement
11 8 (16.00%) User Stories
12 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
12 7 (14.00%) Migration
12 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Validation
14 4 (8.00%) Process Management
14 4 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) AspectJ
3 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
1 2 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat