The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 61 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.16% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.22% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£391 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Use Case
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
600 451 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.81% 74.18% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 214 255
Average daily rate £390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 29 22
Average hourly rate £33.00 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.70 £14.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.30 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) SAP PI
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) BMC
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Remedy
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Integration Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) SAP PI
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) BPMN
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) DSDM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
1 3 (27.27%) BMC
1 3 (27.27%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft