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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 51 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Use Case 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.71% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.04%
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
514 562 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.18% 75.54% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 276 237
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 30
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 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
St Albans 0 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (50.00%) BPMN
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
1 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Drupal
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Siemens

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 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) CMS Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) BPMN
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (10.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore