The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Rank 52 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.21% 1.31% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.63% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £240 £363 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.79% -14.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+89.65% -10.76%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
351 430 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 84.78% 80.52% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 252 186
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 40
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +29.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £62.50 £48.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) CRM
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) DB2
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
4 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (46.67%) Data Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Campaign Management
4 7 (46.67%) Customer Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) Automotive
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Big Data
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 2 (13.33%) WebEx
8 2 (13.33%) User Stories

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) DB2
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Data Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Insight Consultant
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) CRM
3 7 (46.67%) Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Campaign Management
3 7 (46.67%) Customer Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) Data Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) SAP