The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 203 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +4
Contract jobs citing Use Case 238 355 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.42% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.85% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 249 209
Average daily rate
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£423 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.86% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.83% -40.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.64 £36.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.53%
Use Case
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in London

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in London

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in London

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in London

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London -55 35 £420 -2.32% 12
Docklands, London +14 11 £500 -4.76% 1
Canary Wharf +10 4 - -
Mayfair - 1 - -
Bromley - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 165 (35.03%) Business Analysis
2 144 (30.57%) Finance
3 130 (27.60%) UML
4 91 (19.32%) Banking
5 76 (16.14%) SQL
6 75 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (14.65%) Degree
8 66 (14.01%) QA
8 66 (14.01%) Project Management
9 63 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 62 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 56 (11.89%) Workflow
11 56 (11.89%) Data Modelling
12 54 (11.46%) Microsoft
13 49 (10.40%) Scrum
14 47 (9.98%) User Stories
15 44 (9.34%) E-Commerce
16 43 (9.13%) Migration
17 42 (8.92%) MS Visio
17 42 (8.92%) Oracle
17 42 (8.92%) Data Analysis
18 41 (8.70%) MS Excel
19 40 (8.49%) Validation
19 40 (8.49%) Retail
19 40 (8.49%) Investment Banking
20 38 (8.07%) RUP
21 37 (7.86%) Management Information System
22 34 (7.22%) GAP Analysis
22 34 (7.22%) XML
23 33 (7.01%) Change Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (4.25%) CMS
2 19 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.55%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.55%) Confluence
4 5 (1.06%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.06%) Apache
5 4 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.85%) Lync
6 3 (0.64%) Drupal
7 2 (0.42%) nginx
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.42%) Documentum
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.42%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (8.92%) MS Visio
2 41 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.03%) MS Office
4 12 (2.55%) MS Project
5 9 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.85%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.64%) InDesign
7 3 (0.64%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.85%) Loan IQ
2 4 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.64%) Finacle
3 3 (0.64%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.21%) RMDS
4 1 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.21%) Tridion
4 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.21%) LongView
4 1 (0.21%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.21%) PaaS
1 1 (0.21%) Office 365
1 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.12%) Firewall
2 8 (1.70%) Intranet
2 8 (1.70%) Internet
2 8 (1.70%) HTTP
3 6 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.85%) DNS
4 4 (0.85%) Network Security
4 4 (0.85%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.64%) NAS
5 3 (0.64%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.64%) VoIP
5 3 (0.64%) DMZ
6 2 (0.42%) Telnet
6 2 (0.42%) Extranet
6 2 (0.42%) DHCP
6 2 (0.42%) FTP
6 2 (0.42%) Broadband
6 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.42%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.18%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (2.76%) OLAP
5 12 (2.55%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.34%) Essbase
6 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.34%) Oracle OLAP
7 10 (2.12%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.49%) MS Access
9 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.85%) DB2
12 3 (0.64%) SQL Navigator
12 3 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (6.16%) JIRA
2 11 (2.34%) Selenium
3 10 (2.12%) JUnit
4 9 (1.91%) Maven
5 8 (1.70%) Subversion
5 8 (1.70%) ClearQuest
5 8 (1.70%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (1.70%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.49%) NUnit
7 6 (1.27%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.06%) Axure RP
8 5 (1.06%) Ant
8 5 (1.06%) Rational Rose
8 5 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.85%) Toad
9 4 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.64%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 144 (30.57%) Finance
2 91 (19.32%) Banking
3 40 (8.49%) Retail
3 40 (8.49%) Investment Banking
4 24 (5.10%) Front Office
5 23 (4.88%) Back Office
6 20 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 20 (4.25%) Legal
7 17 (3.61%) Marketing
8 11 (2.34%) Law
8 11 (2.34%) Billing
9 7 (1.49%) Publishing
10 6 (1.27%) Games
11 5 (1.06%) Local Government
11 5 (1.06%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
12 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.64%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.64%) Military
14 2 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 339 (71.97%) Analyst
2 300 (63.69%) Business Analyst
3 42 (8.92%) Developer
4 37 (7.86%) Agile Business Analyst
5 30 (6.37%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (5.31%) Banking Business Analyst
7 21 (4.46%) Senior Business Analyst
8 19 (4.03%) Architect
9 13 (2.76%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 12 (2.55%) Technical Business Analyst
10 12 (2.55%) Systems Analyst
10 12 (2.55%) Consultant
11 11 (2.34%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (2.34%) UML Business Analyst
12 10 (2.12%) Hyperion Developer
13 9 (1.91%) Business Systems Analyst
13 9 (1.91%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (1.70%) Senior Developer
14 8 (1.70%) Programmer
14 8 (1.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.22%) XML
2 30 (6.37%) .NET
3 27 (5.73%) Web Services
4 26 (5.52%) HTML
5 21 (4.46%) CSS
6 16 (3.40%) JSON
7 14 (2.97%) J2EE
7 14 (2.97%) XSLT
8 12 (2.55%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.12%) Ajax
9 10 (2.12%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.91%) Middleware
10 9 (1.91%) jQuery
11 8 (1.70%) WCF
12 7 (1.49%) Spring
12 7 (1.49%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.49%) REST
12 7 (1.49%) COM+
12 7 (1.49%) ADO.NET
12 7 (1.49%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.86%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.31%) Derivative
3 20 (4.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (3.18%) Credit Risk
5 12 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.12%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.91%) AS400
7 9 (1.91%) iPad
8 8 (1.70%) SWIFT
8 8 (1.70%) Video on Demand
8 8 (1.70%) Equities
8 8 (1.70%) W3C
9 7 (1.49%) iSeries
9 7 (1.49%) Market Risk
10 6 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.27%) Statistics
10 6 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.73%) Windows
2 22 (4.67%) UNIX
3 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.70%) Android
4 8 (1.70%) Linux
5 7 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.64%) Solaris
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (35.03%) Business Analysis
2 130 (27.60%) UML
3 75 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (14.01%) Project Management
5 63 (13.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 56 (11.89%) Workflow
7 56 (11.89%) Data Modelling
8 49 (10.40%) Scrum
9 47 (9.98%) User Stories
10 44 (9.34%) E-Commerce
11 43 (9.13%) Migration
12 42 (8.92%) Data Analysis
13 40 (8.49%) Validation
14 38 (8.07%) RUP
15 34 (7.22%) GAP Analysis
16 33 (7.01%) Change Management
17 31 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (5.94%) OO
18 28 (5.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 76 (16.14%) SQL
2 27 (5.73%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.31%) Java
4 19 (4.03%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.82%) C#
6 13 (2.76%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.34%) VBScript
8 10 (2.12%) C
9 9 (1.91%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.70%) VB
10 8 (1.70%) VBA
11 7 (1.49%) VB6
11 7 (1.49%) Ruby
12 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.64%) Python
12 3 (0.64%) Perl
12 3 (0.64%) PHP
13 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.42%) XAML
14 1 (0.21%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 69 (14.65%) Degree
2 26 (5.52%) ISEB
3 18 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.27%) CBAP
6 5 (1.06%) IIBA
6 5 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.85%) CISSP
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.42%) CISA
8 2 (0.42%) MBA
8 2 (0.42%) GCIA
8 2 (0.42%) GCIH
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.42%) GISP
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (14.01%) QA
2 8 (1.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (1.49%) EMIR
4 3 (0.64%) MiFID
5 1 (0.21%) COREP
5 1 (0.21%) FINREP
5 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) Basel II
5 1 (0.21%) Basel III
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (0.85%) XenApp
2 3 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.85%) WMI
2 4 (0.85%) SCCM
2 4 (0.85%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.42%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.21%) Puppet
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.21%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.92%) Oracle
3 13 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.55%) Hyperion
5 11 (2.34%) IBM
6 9 (1.91%) Adobe
7 8 (1.70%) Sybase
7 8 (1.70%) HP
7 8 (1.70%) hybris
8 6 (1.27%) SAP
9 5 (1.06%) Citrix
9 5 (1.06%) ArcSight
9 5 (1.06%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.85%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.85%) JBoss
10 4 (0.85%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.85%) Cisco
10 4 (0.85%) Murex
10 4 (0.85%) Misys
11 3 (0.64%) Calypso
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €600 - €900 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £525 - £585 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago