The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 23 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 Liverpool 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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 £42.00 £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 121 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 66.42% 73.78% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 85
Average daily rate £413 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.22% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £95.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Use Case
Merseyside

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Use Case
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS