The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 225 231 196
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Contract jobs citing Use Case 537 488 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 0.99% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.25% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 287 290
Median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £541 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Median hourly rate £37.25 £36.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £31.20 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £138.40 £54.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.49%
Use Case
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40513 39097 37433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.31% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27151 25186 24001
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 905 1113 1137
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in England

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in England

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the England region.

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in England

Use Case
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -39 212 £450 +5.88% 49
South East -2 118 £400 - 15
North West +17 51 £418 +11.33% 10
West Midlands +28 42 £400 -30.43% 1
South West +4 34 £480 +12.94% 7
East of England +9 32 £388 -3.12% 8
Yorkshire +7 24 £450 +5.88% 10
East Midlands +17 11 £400 +18.51% 1
North East -44 7 £470 - 1
Midlands - 3 £325 -
Use Case
UK

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 338 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (26.30%) Business Analysis
3 239 (22.61%) UML
4 226 (21.38%) Finance
5 193 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
6 177 (16.75%) Project Management
7 172 (16.27%) SQL
8 157 (14.85%) User Stories
9 150 (14.19%) Security Cleared
10 140 (13.25%) Data Modelling
11 131 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 126 (11.92%) Java
13 114 (10.79%) SC Cleared
13 114 (10.79%) Waterfall
14 108 (10.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 107 (10.12%) Scrum
16 104 (9.84%) XML
17 103 (9.74%) Unix
18 102 (9.65%) OO
19 95 (8.99%) Retail
20 94 (8.89%) Linux
20 94 (8.89%) Microsoft
21 91 (8.61%) Migration
22 88 (8.33%) Oracle
22 88 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
22 88 (8.33%) SDLC
23 87 (8.23%) Banking
24 86 (8.14%) Degree
25 85 (8.04%) Test Scripting
25 85 (8.04%) User Experience

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 39 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.22%) CMS
3 24 (2.27%) Apache
4 20 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 16 (1.51%) Confluence
6 9 (0.85%) Drupal
6 9 (0.85%) Node.js
7 8 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (0.66%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.47%) JBoss
10 5 (0.47%) Liferay
10 5 (0.47%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.38%) IIS
11 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 65 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 58 (5.49%) MS Visio
3 36 (3.41%) MS Office
4 29 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.32%) MS Project
6 11 (1.04%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.95%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.095%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.38%) Infor SunSystems
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.38%) TradeThru
4 3 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.19%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.19%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.095%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.095%) Maximo
6 1 (0.095%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.095%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.095%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 56 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 26 (2.46%) IaaS
5 11 (1.04%) Heroku
5 11 (1.04%) PaaS
6 10 (0.95%) Force.com
7 9 (0.85%) Office 365
8 7 (0.66%) SaaS
9 6 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.19%) Taleo
13 1 (0.095%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.095%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.095%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.37%) Firewall
2 23 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 20 (1.89%) LAN
4 15 (1.42%) Internet
5 13 (1.23%) Network Security
6 12 (1.14%) HTTP
7 11 (1.04%) VPN
8 9 (0.85%) SSL
9 8 (0.76%) DHCP
9 8 (0.76%) DNS
9 8 (0.76%) WAN
10 5 (0.47%) SNMP
11 4 (0.38%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.38%) MPLS
11 4 (0.38%) VLAN
11 4 (0.38%) Wireless
12 3 (0.28%) SAN
12 3 (0.28%) SMTP
12 3 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 53 (5.01%) SQL Server
3 32 (3.03%) Big Data
4 24 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 22 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.61%) Data Mining
7 16 (1.51%) Hadoop
8 15 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (1.23%) MS Access
10 11 (1.04%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.66%) Apache Hive
11 7 (0.66%) GIS
12 6 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.57%) OLTP
12 6 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.47%) Impala
13 5 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 75 (7.10%) JIRA
2 55 (5.20%) Ant
2 55 (5.20%) Subversion
3 48 (4.54%) SoapUI
4 32 (3.03%) GoogleTest
4 32 (3.03%) NUnit
5 30 (2.84%) ClearCase
5 30 (2.84%) CppUnit
5 30 (2.84%) Maven
6 29 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.27%) Git (software)
8 22 (2.08%) Hudson
9 20 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
10 13 (1.23%) Selenium
11 12 (1.14%) Axure RP
12 11 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.76%) Rational Rose
14 7 (0.66%) Visual Studio
15 5 (0.47%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.47%) JUnit
General
1 226 (21.38%) Finance
2 95 (8.99%) Retail
3 87 (8.23%) Banking
4 58 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 40 (3.78%) Marketing
6 30 (2.84%) Advertising
7 24 (2.27%) Games
8 21 (1.99%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.89%) Legal
10 14 (1.32%) Electronics
11 12 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.04%) Front Office
13 10 (0.95%) Automotive
14 9 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.85%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.76%) French Language
15 8 (0.76%) Publishing
16 7 (0.66%) Billing
17 5 (0.47%) Back Office
18 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 607 (57.43%) Analyst
2 485 (45.88%) Business Analyst
3 125 (11.83%) Architect
4 85 (8.04%) Developer
5 58 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
6 56 (5.30%) Consultant
7 53 (5.01%) Senior Business Analyst
8 42 (3.97%) Test Analyst
9 39 (3.69%) Systems Analyst
10 38 (3.60%) Technical Analyst
11 37 (3.50%) Digital Analyst
12 36 (3.41%) Agile Business Analyst
12 36 (3.41%) Digital Business Analyst
13 35 (3.31%) Business Systems Analyst
14 32 (3.03%) Technical Business Analyst
15 29 (2.74%) Designer
16 28 (2.65%) Software Engineer
17 26 (2.46%) Data Analyst
18 24 (2.27%) IT Analyst
18 24 (2.27%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (9.84%) XML
2 73 (6.91%) SOAP
3 68 (6.43%) Web Services
4 45 (4.26%) HTML
5 44 (4.16%) .NET
6 39 (3.69%) CSS
7 24 (2.27%) XML Messaging
8 20 (1.89%) Spring
9 19 (1.80%) .NET Framework
10 18 (1.70%) J2EE
11 17 (1.61%) ASP.NET
11 17 (1.61%) XSL
12 16 (1.51%) JSON
12 16 (1.51%) Middleware
12 16 (1.51%) RESTful
12 16 (1.51%) Struts
13 14 (1.32%) Hibernate
13 14 (1.32%) jQuery
13 14 (1.32%) REST
14 13 (1.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 193 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (8.04%) User Experience
3 52 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 50 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (4.26%) Derivative
6 32 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 25 (2.37%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.32%) FMCG
11 13 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 13 (1.23%) Video on Demand
12 11 (1.04%) Credit Risk
12 11 (1.04%) Market Risk
13 10 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.85%) BYOD
15 8 (0.76%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.76%) Life Science
16 7 (0.66%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 103 (9.74%) Unix
2 94 (8.89%) Linux
3 58 (5.49%) Windows
4 26 (2.46%) VMS
5 20 (1.89%) Android
6 19 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.095%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (26.30%) Business Analysis
3 239 (22.61%) UML
4 177 (16.75%) Project Management
5 157 (14.85%) User Stories
6 140 (13.25%) Data Modelling
7 131 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 114 (10.79%) Waterfall
9 108 (10.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 107 (10.12%) Scrum
11 102 (9.65%) OO
12 91 (8.61%) Migration
13 88 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
13 88 (8.33%) SDLC
14 85 (8.04%) Test Scripting
15 71 (6.72%) Analytics
15 71 (6.72%) Change Management
15 71 (6.72%) Software Engineering
16 66 (6.24%) Data Analysis
17 64 (6.05%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (16.27%) SQL
2 126 (11.92%) Java
3 73 (6.91%) Python
4 52 (4.92%) C++
5 50 (4.73%) JavaScript
6 43 (4.07%) C
7 31 (2.93%) C#
8 29 (2.74%) PowerShell
9 24 (2.27%) Ruby
10 17 (1.61%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.51%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.04%) Apex Code
12 11 (1.04%) PHP
12 11 (1.04%) SOQL
13 7 (0.66%) Scala
14 5 (0.47%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.38%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.38%) VBA
16 2 (0.19%) ABAP
16 2 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 150 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 114 (10.79%) SC Cleared
3 86 (8.14%) Degree
4 58 (5.49%) ISEB
5 22 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.14%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.85%) IIBA
9 7 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.66%) MCSE
9 7 (0.66%) PMP
10 6 (0.57%) CBAP
10 6 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.28%) CCNP
12 3 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 3 (0.28%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.41%) QA
2 20 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (0.95%) SLA
5 6 (0.57%) HL7
6 5 (0.47%) SEPA
7 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.38%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.28%) Basel II
8 3 (0.28%) Basel III
8 3 (0.28%) FATCA
8 3 (0.28%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.095%) COBIT
10 1 (0.095%) GxP
10 1 (0.095%) ISO26262
10 1 (0.095%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.65%) Docker
3 14 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.57%) KVM
4 6 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (0.57%) XenServer
5 2 (0.19%) Firmware
6 1 (0.095%) HDFS
6 1 (0.095%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.095%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.095%) UAG
6 1 (0.095%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 50 (4.73%) Puppet
2 40 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (2.65%) SCCM
4 27 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (2.37%) SCOM
6 23 (2.18%) Ansible
7 6 (0.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 6 (0.57%) HP SiteScope
8 5 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (0.19%) RSA enVision
10 2 (0.19%) RSA Security Analytics
11 1 (0.095%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.095%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.095%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.095%) Netcool
11 1 (0.095%) Packer
11 1 (0.095%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 94 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 88 (8.33%) Oracle
3 56 (5.30%) HP
4 35 (3.31%) SAP
5 27 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (2.37%) Splunk
7 22 (2.08%) IBM
7 22 (2.08%) Pega
8 21 (1.99%) ArcSight
9 20 (1.89%) Citrix
10 19 (1.80%) Dell
11 16 (1.51%) SaltStack
12 15 (1.42%) VMware
13 14 (1.32%) Siebel
14 10 (0.95%) Calypso
14 10 (0.95%) Murex
14 10 (0.95%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.85%) Tableau
16 8 (0.76%) Remedy
17 7 (0.66%) Cisco
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North West England
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