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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 56 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.59% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.78% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £391 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
469 640 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.51% 75.29% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 328 257
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 54 33
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
St Albans - 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore