The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 66 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 0.15% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.22% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £275 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.40 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.86% -15.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 447 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.64% 67.73% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 238 286
Average daily rate £375 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.38 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.33% -1.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE 5
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE 5
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) JRuby
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) BPMN
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) BPEL
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Jython
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
1 1 (10.00%) HND
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter