The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 44 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 0 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.26% - 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 14
Average daily rate £500 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+172.72% +3.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 235 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.41% 71.21% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 140 356
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Use Case
South West

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM