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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 55 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.45% 3.79% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 4.94% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 14
Median daily rate - £400 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £30.50 £100.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.50% +181.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £48.80 £35.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £151.20 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
Use Case
East of England

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
357 425 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.69% 76.71% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 235 261
Median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £245 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £545 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 32 38
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% +32.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £46.40 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Basildon +3 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 3 (42.86%) Ant
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum Master
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle