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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
UK / England
Rank 212 219 241
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Contract jobs citing Use Case 468 513 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 1.09% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.32% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 359 276
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £29.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £53.60 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

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
34885 38997 37464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.80% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23333 25843 24000
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1059 1018
Median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +14 218 £500 +8.40% 52
South East -19 72 £421 +5.31% 9
East of England +2 39 £425 - 5
West Midlands +16 38 £375 -7.69% 4
North West +18 32 £375 -1.96% 8
Yorkshire +6 23 £385 -3.75% 12
East Midlands +2 16 £385 +18.46% 4
North East -1 14 £343 -19.41% 2
South West -14 14 £405 -19.00% 8
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Use Case
UK

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 357 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (31.15%) Business Analysis
3 238 (25.93%) Finance
4 185 (20.15%) UML
5 175 (19.06%) User Stories
6 173 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
7 122 (13.29%) Waterfall
8 118 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 118 (12.85%) Scrum
9 104 (11.33%) Project Management
9 104 (11.33%) Degree
10 96 (10.46%) SQL
10 96 (10.46%) Data Modelling
11 90 (9.80%) Security Cleared
12 88 (9.59%) SDLC
13 87 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 86 (9.37%) Oracle
15 85 (9.26%) Analytics
16 78 (8.50%) Windows
17 77 (8.39%) Microsoft
18 76 (8.28%) OO
19 74 (8.06%) Java
19 74 (8.06%) Workflow
19 74 (8.06%) Data Analysis
20 72 (7.84%) ISEB
20 72 (7.84%) User Experience
21 70 (7.63%) Linux
22 66 (7.19%) ITIL
22 66 (7.19%) GAP Analysis
23 65 (7.08%) Banking

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 24 (2.61%) Confluence
2 20 (2.18%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.53%) Apache
4 12 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (1.09%) CMS
6 10 (1.09%) SAS
7 8 (0.87%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.65%) Hyperledger
9 6 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.44%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.44%) Ethereum
10 4 (0.44%) GeoServer
10 4 (0.44%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.33%) K2 blackpearl
12 2 (0.22%) GemFire
12 2 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 57 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 50 (5.45%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.07%) MS Office
4 17 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.74%) MS Project
6 5 (0.54%) SPSS
7 4 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.44%) CATIA
7 4 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.44%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.44%) PTC Creo
7 4 (0.44%) Siemens NX
8 3 (0.33%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.22%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.11%) InVision
10 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 19 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.54%) BASE24
3 5 (0.54%) SAP WM
3 5 (0.54%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.33%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.33%) TRIRIGA
6 2 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.22%) Maximo
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.22%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.63%) SaaS
4 9 (0.98%) IaaS
5 7 (0.76%) G Suite
5 7 (0.76%) GitHub
6 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
7 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.33%) Google Play
8 3 (0.33%) Office 365
8 3 (0.33%) Yammer
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.70%) Firewall
2 18 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.63%) HTTP
3 15 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (1.31%) LDAP
5 8 (0.87%) Network Security
5 8 (0.87%) SAN
6 7 (0.76%) DNS
6 7 (0.76%) FTP
7 6 (0.65%) Internet
7 6 (0.65%) WAN
8 5 (0.54%) NAS
8 5 (0.54%) SSL
8 5 (0.54%) VPN
9 4 (0.44%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.44%) LAN
10 3 (0.33%) DHCP
10 3 (0.33%) MPLS
10 3 (0.33%) VoIP
11 2 (0.22%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.77%) Big Data
2 50 (5.45%) Hadoop
3 48 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (3.59%) SQL Server
5 29 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.42%) Apache Hive
8 13 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.31%) Data Lake
10 11 (1.20%) HBase
10 11 (1.20%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.09%) GIS
11 10 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.98%) Data Mart
12 9 (0.98%) DB2
13 8 (0.87%) Blockchain
14 7 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 57 (6.21%) JIRA
2 24 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.07%) Subversion
4 18 (1.96%) Selenium
5 17 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.85%) JUnit
6 15 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.53%) ClearCase
8 12 (1.31%) Ant
8 12 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.98%) NUnit
9 9 (0.98%) SoapUI
10 7 (0.76%) GoogleTest
10 7 (0.76%) Maven
10 7 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.65%) CppUnit
11 6 (0.65%) jMock
11 6 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 238 (25.93%) Finance
2 65 (7.08%) Banking
3 52 (5.66%) Retail
4 42 (4.58%) Marketing
5 41 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.72%) Front Office
7 22 (2.40%) Legal
8 19 (2.07%) Automotive
8 19 (2.07%) Investment Banking
8 19 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.09%) Advertising
10 9 (0.98%) Back Office
10 9 (0.98%) Billing
10 9 (0.98%) Law
11 8 (0.87%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.54%) Electronics
12 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.33%) Games
14 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 537 (58.50%) Analyst
2 471 (51.31%) Business Analyst
3 82 (8.93%) Architect
4 78 (8.50%) Developer
5 63 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
6 57 (6.21%) Senior Business Analyst
7 52 (5.66%) Digital Business Analyst
8 51 (5.56%) Consultant
8 51 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
9 41 (4.47%) Technical Analyst
10 37 (4.03%) Technical Business Analyst
11 31 (3.38%) Agile Business Analyst
11 31 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (2.72%) Business Systems Analyst
13 23 (2.51%) Data Business Analyst
14 21 (2.29%) CRM Analyst
14 21 (2.29%) CRM Business Analyst
15 20 (2.18%) MiFID Business Analyst
16 18 (1.96%) Designer
16 18 (1.96%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.92%) HTML
2 35 (3.81%) .NET
3 34 (3.70%) XML
4 27 (2.94%) CSS
4 27 (2.94%) Web Services
5 21 (2.29%) SOAP
6 18 (1.96%) REST
7 14 (1.53%) J2EE
7 14 (1.53%) Spring
8 13 (1.42%) JSON
9 12 (1.31%) AngularJS
9 12 (1.31%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.09%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.09%) Java EE
10 10 (1.09%) JSP
10 10 (1.09%) Middleware
10 10 (1.09%) Node.js
11 9 (0.98%) Ajax
11 9 (0.98%) HTML5
11 9 (0.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 173 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (7.84%) User Experience
3 53 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.38%) Data Centre
5 30 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 24 (2.61%) Derivative
7 19 (2.07%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.63%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.09%) Reference Data
12 9 (0.98%) Cloud Native
12 9 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.98%) Equities
12 9 (0.98%) Mainframe
13 8 (0.87%) Clustering
13 8 (0.87%) Fintech
13 8 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (0.76%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 78 (8.50%) Windows
2 70 (7.63%) Linux
3 56 (6.10%) Unix
4 24 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.74%) Android
6 12 (1.31%) Ubuntu
6 12 (1.31%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.09%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.87%) CentOS
9 7 (0.76%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.76%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.44%) AIX
10 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.33%) Solaris
12 2 (0.22%) VMS
13 1 (0.11%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (31.15%) Business Analysis
3 185 (20.15%) UML
4 175 (19.06%) User Stories
5 122 (13.29%) Waterfall
6 118 (12.85%) Scrum
6 118 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 104 (11.33%) Project Management
8 96 (10.46%) Data Modelling
9 88 (9.59%) SDLC
10 87 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 85 (9.26%) Analytics
12 76 (8.28%) OO
13 74 (8.06%) Data Analysis
13 74 (8.06%) Workflow
14 66 (7.19%) GAP Analysis
14 66 (7.19%) ITIL
15 65 (7.08%) CRM
16 59 (6.43%) Open Source
17 57 (6.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 96 (10.46%) SQL
2 74 (8.06%) Java
3 45 (4.90%) Python
4 32 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 26 (2.83%) C
6 24 (2.61%) C#
7 17 (1.85%) C++
8 14 (1.53%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.53%) Scala
8 14 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.20%) PHP
12 10 (1.09%) Perl
13 6 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.65%) R
14 5 (0.54%) ABAP
14 5 (0.54%) Ruby
14 5 (0.54%) VB
14 5 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (11.33%) Degree
2 90 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 72 (7.84%) ISEB
4 56 (6.10%) SC Cleared
5 29 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 22 (2.40%) CBAP
7 18 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (1.74%) ISTQB
9 12 (1.31%) CISSP
9 12 (1.31%) IIBA
10 10 (1.09%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (1.09%) CITP
11 9 (0.98%) PMP
12 8 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.65%) CISA
13 6 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.54%) CISM
15 4 (0.44%) GIAC
16 3 (0.33%) OCMJD
16 3 (0.33%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.08%) QA
2 21 (2.29%) MiFID
3 13 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.20%) PMO
5 7 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.65%) GDPR
7 5 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.54%) SLA
8 4 (0.44%) SEPA
9 3 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.33%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.22%) Basel II
10 2 (0.22%) Basel III
10 2 (0.22%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.22%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
11 1 (0.11%) GxP
11 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.76%) BitLocker
3 7 (0.76%) Xen
3 7 (0.76%) XenApp
3 7 (0.76%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.54%) HDFS
5 3 (0.33%) Docker
5 3 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.11%) NDS
7 1 (0.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.11%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (2.51%) Puppet
2 13 (1.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.76%) Ansible
5 7 (0.76%) SCCM
5 7 (0.76%) WSUS
6 6 (0.65%) HockeyApp
7 5 (0.54%) Nessus
8 4 (0.44%) ArcSight ESM
8 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (0.44%) SCOM
9 3 (0.33%) Endace
9 3 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.33%) Nmap
9 3 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.33%) WMI
10 2 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (9.37%) Oracle
2 77 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.27%) HP
4 25 (2.72%) SAP
5 21 (2.29%) IBM
6 19 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.96%) Google
8 17 (1.85%) VMware
9 16 (1.74%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.42%) Apple
11 12 (1.31%) ArcSight
12 11 (1.20%) Adobe
12 11 (1.20%) Pega
12 11 (1.20%) Splunk
13 10 (1.09%) Tableau
14 9 (0.98%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.87%) ESRI
15 8 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (0.87%) Symantec
16 7 (0.76%) Dell
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