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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 247 226 269
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +43
Contract jobs citing Use Case 444 536 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.97% 1.07% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.31% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 352 261
Median daily rate £448 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 7
Median hourly rate £54.00 £50.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.70 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £81.20 £46.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -1.53%
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
37961 40993 39836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.79% 81.50% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25469 26982 26386
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1216 1126
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £49.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +3 227 £463 +0.54% 31
West Midlands +27 56 £431 +15.00% 5
South East -32 50 £346 -13.62% 11
North West -34 31 £414 +10.33% 7
Yorkshire +18 21 £374 -7.71% 6
South West +5 19 £413 +14.58% 4
East Midlands +8 17 £425 +25.00% 2
North East -29 9 £475 +2.15% 1
East of England -19 8 £406 -9.72% 5
Midlands +3 5 £500 -
Use Case
UK

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 356 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (31.68%) Business Analysis
3 249 (24.73%) Finance
4 227 (22.54%) UML
5 178 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
6 170 (16.88%) User Stories
7 144 (14.30%) Data Modelling
8 131 (13.01%) Scrum
9 130 (12.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 127 (12.61%) Waterfall
11 118 (11.72%) Project Management
12 116 (11.52%) SQL
13 107 (10.63%) Security Cleared
14 104 (10.33%) Oracle
15 102 (10.13%) Microsoft
16 92 (9.14%) Linux
16 92 (9.14%) Banking
17 85 (8.44%) Java
18 84 (8.34%) Degree
19 80 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
20 79 (7.85%) Windows
20 79 (7.85%) SDLC
21 78 (7.75%) Data Analysis
22 76 (7.55%) Migration
22 76 (7.55%) Analytics
23 74 (7.35%) Marketing
23 74 (7.35%) ISEB
24 72 (7.15%) CRM
25 70 (6.95%) Management Information System
26 69 (6.85%) OO

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 (2.38%) Apache
2 22 (2.18%) Apache Spark
3 16 (1.59%) Confluence
4 13 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.70%) CMS
9 5 (0.50%) Documentum
9 5 (0.50%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.30%) IIS
11 3 (0.30%) JBoss
11 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 63 (6.26%) MS Visio
3 24 (2.38%) MS Office
3 24 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.39%) MS Project
5 7 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.40%) CATIA
6 4 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (0.40%) PTC Creo
6 4 (0.40%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.30%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.099%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.099%) Stata
8 1 (0.099%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (2.28%) Eloqua
2 21 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.60%) Teamcenter
7 5 (0.50%) SAP WM
8 4 (0.40%) BASE24
9 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.30%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.30%) TRIRIGA
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.099%) ENOVIA
11 1 (0.099%) Maximo
11 1 (0.099%) SAP MDM
11 1 (0.099%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.19%) SaaS
4 11 (1.09%) IaaS
4 11 (1.09%) IBM Blueworks
5 10 (0.99%) Office 365
6 8 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.60%) G Suite
8 5 (0.50%) PaaS
9 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.40%) GitHub
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.30%) BlueKai
10 3 (0.30%) Google Play
10 3 (0.30%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.30%) Yammer
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.47%) Firewall
2 34 (3.38%) LDAP
3 27 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.18%) HTTP
5 18 (1.79%) DNS
5 18 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (1.09%) DHCP
6 11 (1.09%) FTP
7 9 (0.89%) DSL
7 9 (0.89%) SMTP
8 8 (0.79%) Network Security
8 8 (0.79%) SNMP
8 8 (0.79%) Wireless
9 7 (0.70%) FCAPS
10 6 (0.60%) SAN
11 5 (0.50%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.50%) Internet
11 5 (0.50%) SSL
11 5 (0.50%) VoIP
11 5 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (5.66%) Big Data
2 48 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (3.87%) SQL Server
4 31 (3.08%) Hadoop
5 25 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 23 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.89%) HBase
7 19 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (1.69%) NoSQL
10 16 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.29%) Data Lake
11 13 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.19%) DB2
12 12 (1.19%) Neo4j
13 11 (1.09%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.99%) CouchDB
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
14 10 (0.99%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 47 (4.67%) JIRA
2 26 (2.58%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.48%) Ant
3 25 (2.48%) Subversion
4 24 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 22 (2.18%) JUnit
6 18 (1.79%) ClearCase
6 18 (1.79%) SoapUI
7 16 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (1.59%) Selenium
8 15 (1.49%) NUnit
9 14 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.29%) GoogleTest
11 12 (1.19%) CppUnit
12 11 (1.09%) Maven
12 11 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.79%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
15 6 (0.60%) Metasploit
General
1 249 (24.73%) Finance
2 92 (9.14%) Banking
3 74 (7.35%) Marketing
4 52 (5.16%) Retail
5 32 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.79%) Automotive
9 13 (1.29%) Legal
9 13 (1.29%) Military
10 12 (1.19%) Aerospace
10 12 (1.19%) Front Office
11 9 (0.89%) Back Office
12 6 (0.60%) Billing
13 5 (0.50%) Advertising
13 5 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.40%) Law
14 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 571 (56.70%) Analyst
2 491 (48.76%) Business Analyst
3 138 (13.70%) Architect
4 72 (7.15%) Consultant
5 71 (7.05%) Developer
6 62 (6.16%) Digital Analyst
6 62 (6.16%) Digital Business Analyst
7 57 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 52 (5.16%) Senior Business Analyst
9 41 (4.07%) Agile Business Analyst
9 41 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
10 36 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
11 32 (3.18%) Technical Business Analyst
12 31 (3.08%) Designer
13 25 (2.48%) Financial Analyst
14 24 (2.38%) Business Systems Analyst
14 24 (2.38%) Security Analyst
15 23 (2.28%) Finance Business Analyst
16 20 (1.99%) Data Business Analyst
16 20 (1.99%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.67%) Web Services
2 35 (3.48%) XML
3 34 (3.38%) HTML
4 33 (3.28%) .NET
5 29 (2.88%) REST
6 28 (2.78%) SOAP
7 26 (2.58%) J2EE
8 25 (2.48%) Middleware
9 24 (2.38%) CSS
10 16 (1.59%) AngularJS
10 16 (1.59%) OAuth
11 14 (1.39%) SAML
11 14 (1.39%) Spring
12 13 (1.29%) HTML5
12 13 (1.29%) RESTful
13 12 (1.19%) .NET Framework
13 12 (1.19%) Hibernate
13 12 (1.19%) OpenID
14 11 (1.09%) CSS3
15 10 (0.99%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 178 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 69 (6.85%) User Experience
4 35 (3.48%) Data Structures
5 27 (2.68%) Derivative
6 26 (2.58%) Data Centre
7 25 (2.48%) Computer Science
8 22 (2.18%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.89%) CESG
10 18 (1.79%) Mainframe
11 17 (1.69%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.39%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.29%) Equities
13 13 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
15 11 (1.09%) Mathematics
15 11 (1.09%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 10 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 92 (9.14%) Linux
2 79 (7.85%) Windows
3 67 (6.65%) Unix
4 17 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.09%) Android
7 10 (0.99%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.79%) Mesosphere
8 8 (0.79%) Windows Vista
9 7 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.60%) AIX
10 6 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.40%) CentOS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) VMS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
14 1 (0.099%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (31.68%) Business Analysis
3 227 (22.54%) UML
4 170 (16.88%) User Stories
5 144 (14.30%) Data Modelling
6 131 (13.01%) Scrum
7 130 (12.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 127 (12.61%) Waterfall
9 118 (11.72%) Project Management
10 80 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 79 (7.85%) SDLC
12 78 (7.75%) Data Analysis
13 76 (7.55%) Analytics
13 76 (7.55%) Migration
14 72 (7.15%) CRM
15 69 (6.85%) OO
16 68 (6.75%) Workflow
17 63 (6.26%) Test Scripting
18 60 (5.96%) GAP Analysis
19 59 (5.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (11.52%) SQL
2 85 (8.44%) Java
3 42 (4.17%) Python
4 28 (2.78%) C++
4 28 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 27 (2.68%) C
6 23 (2.28%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.89%) C#
8 16 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 14 (1.39%) Scala
10 12 (1.19%) PowerShell
11 10 (0.99%) Apex Code
12 8 (0.79%) Ruby
12 8 (0.79%) TypeScript
13 7 (0.70%) Perl
13 7 (0.70%) PHP
13 7 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.60%) COBOL
14 6 (0.60%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (10.63%) Security Cleared
2 84 (8.34%) Degree
3 74 (7.35%) ISEB
4 69 (6.85%) SC Cleared
5 32 (3.18%) DV Cleared
6 30 (2.98%) CBAP
7 23 (2.28%) CISSP
8 13 (1.29%) Chartered Engineer
8 13 (1.29%) CITP
9 11 (1.09%) CISM
10 10 (0.99%) IIBA
11 8 (0.79%) GIAC
11 8 (0.79%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.79%) PMP
12 7 (0.70%) CISA
13 6 (0.60%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.50%) MCSE
14 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.87%) QA
2 21 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.79%) MiFID
6 5 (0.50%) GxP
7 3 (0.30%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.099%) Basel II
9 1 (0.099%) Basel III
9 1 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.099%) EMIR
9 1 (0.099%) GPG13
9 1 (0.099%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.099%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.099%) P3O
9 1 (0.099%) SEPA
9 1 (0.099%) SLA
9 1 (0.099%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.09%) BitLocker
2 11 (1.09%) Docker
3 10 (0.99%) Xen
3 10 (0.99%) XenApp
3 10 (0.99%) XenDesktop
4 8 (0.79%) Firmware
4 8 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.60%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.30%) vSphere
7 2 (0.20%) NDS
7 2 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.20%) vCloud
8 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.099%) HDFS
8 1 (0.099%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 29 (2.88%) Puppet
2 18 (1.79%) Ansible
3 16 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 14 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.19%) OpenAM
5 12 (1.19%) OpenIDM
6 11 (1.09%) SCCM
7 10 (0.99%) WSUS
8 9 (0.89%) Nessus
9 8 (0.79%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.70%) ArcSight ESM
10 7 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.60%) Nmap
12 5 (0.50%) Endace
12 5 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.50%) QRadar
13 4 (0.40%) SCOM
14 3 (0.30%) Casper Suite
15 2 (0.20%) Terraform
15 2 (0.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 104 (10.33%) Oracle
2 102 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 45 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (2.78%) SAP
5 26 (2.58%) HP
6 24 (2.38%) IBM
7 22 (2.18%) ArcSight
7 22 (2.18%) Splunk
8 19 (1.89%) Hyperion
9 18 (1.79%) Adobe
10 16 (1.59%) Google
11 15 (1.49%) Dell
12 14 (1.39%) Intel Security
13 13 (1.29%) ForgeRock
14 12 (1.19%) Cisco
14 12 (1.19%) VMware
15 11 (1.09%) Pega
15 11 (1.09%) Symantec
16 10 (0.99%) Apple
16 10 (0.99%) Citrix
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